Sky's The Limit Airplane Paperweight

Recall the simple pleasure of paper airplane making with this inspirational paperweight.
created by

Tamara Hensick

$58.00

Tamara Hensick created by

Tamara Hensick

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When you were a kid, a sheet of paper and a few folds made a miniature airplane powered by your imagination. Recall the simple pleasure of that activity with this inspirational airplane paperweight. Made of hefty lead-free pewter, it won't take to the sky, but will serve as a reminder of carefree fun and the limitless potential of the wide-open sky. Makes a great gift for graduation or for anyone who could use a little lift in life. Handmade by Tamara Hensick in Los Angeles, California.

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Made in California

Tamara Hensick

created by

Tamara Hensick

location

California

“I'm inspired by the idea that all that is built, made, painted, and fabricated by humans was an idea. What an amazing thought, and it means nothing is impossible.”

Tamara Hensick is a sculptor whose muses are manifold, and range from ideas and idioms to funny notions, stories, and fairytales. Her first piece was a chicken wishbone molded and cast in sterling silver to inspire one to always make wishes. Sculpting in soft, malleable jeweler's wax and hardening clays, her finished designs are molded and cast in various metals. Her collection of cast pewter, sterling silver, and bronze pieces include organic, figure, animal, and object motifs that bring a saying, idea, or whimsical phrase to life.

Visit our blog to read about Tamara's heartfelt collaboartion with our Product Development team.

Handmade Made in the USA
Made from
lead-free pewter
Measurements
5.5" L x 3.25" W x 1" H
Care
Polish with a jewelry cloth.
Item ID
40942

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within 8 days, arriving no later than the 9th business day after the order was placed.
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within 4 days, arriving 5 business days after the order was placed.
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within 2 days, arriving 3 business days after the order was placed.
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within 1 day, arriving 2 business days after the order was placed.
Express shipping:
will ship the same day and arrive 1 business day later.


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UncommonGoodsSky's The Limit Airplane Paperweight
 
4.7

(based on 7 reviews)

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5.0

indeed i would by this product again. what fun!

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from boston

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  • Sturdy
  • Unique

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    • Everyday Use

    Comments about UncommonGoods Sky's The Limit Airplane Paperweight:

    unique, conversation piece, inspirational,

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    5.0

    The perfect gift for the perfect friend!!

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    from Denver, CO

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      Comments about UncommonGoods Sky's The Limit Airplane Paperweight:

      Paperweight at work

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      3.0

      I love it but.....

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      from Sherman Oaks, Ca

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          Comments about UncommonGoods Sky's The Limit Airplane Paperweight:

          I have bought several of tthe have in the past and was disappointed that the had been discontinued. I was excited to see that they're back until I see the price has almost doubled!! Why?? Too bad. Can't buy more with this new pricing.

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          5.0

          Unique & inspirational, loved it!!!

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          from Tampa, Fl.

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              Comments about UncommonGoods Sky's The Limit Airplane Paperweight:

              Graduation gift for airplane enthusiast. Everyone loved this unique gift with it's inspirational message. Picture does not do it justice. Very nice!!!

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              5.0

              I was flying high when this product arrive. Unique and fun!

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              from Gibson City, IL

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                Comments about UncommonGoods Sky's The Limit Airplane Paperweight:

                This made the perfect graduation gift for someone special. Wish I had one for myself!

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                5.0

                Perfect grad gift for aviation student

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                from Mi

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                  Comments about UncommonGoods Sky's The Limit Airplane Paperweight:

                  It was so unique! It was the perfect gift for an avaiation student.

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                  5.0

                  Loved this paperweight!

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                  from Connecticut

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                  • Bright
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                    Purchased for an awards ceremony

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