littlewhitebarn

Handmade Stone Cottages, Garden Items, Industrial Art

Mentor, Ohio · 406 Sales

littlewhitebarn

Handmade Stone Cottages, Garden Items, Industrial Art

Mentor, Ohio 406 Sales On Etsy since 2008

3.5 out of 5 stars
(71)

Shop owner

Adam

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Announcement   Our little shop has evolved over the years from a two desk shop in our garage to the leader in miniature handmade garden cottages, industrial furniture, and metal signs.

We make our cottages from a stone we call Celtic Stone -- a handmade stone made like pottery. They are hand formed like a vase, they cure for up to 13 weeks and are then hand carved with hammer and chisel. All of the accents are hand made, hand bent, and hand finished. The truth is, we love making our little garden cottages and industrial garden art and we love the look on our customers' faces when they see them in person.

We also hand make unique Metal Signs and Industrial Art pieces that ship to galleries and stores across the country.

In our reviews you will notice a couple that are due to delays. We do sometimes get large projects that delay production and at times we could do a better job of communicating -- as artists we get tunnel vision at times and apologize to those who have had delays.

Our products are all truly handmade in Mentor, Ohio and do sometimes take some time. If we get overwhelmed with orders we do sometimes need a little more time than normal.

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Last updated on Apr 5, 2016

Our little shop has evolved over the years from a two desk shop in our garage to the leader in miniature handmade garden cottages, industrial furniture, and metal signs.

We make our cottages from a stone we call Celtic Stone -- a handmade stone made like pottery. They are hand formed like a vase, they cure for up to 13 weeks and are then hand carved with hammer and chisel. All of the accents are hand made, hand bent, and hand finished. The truth is, we love making our little garden cottages and industrial garden art and we love the look on our customers' faces when they see them in person.

We also hand make unique Metal Signs and Industrial Art pieces that ship to galleries and stores across the country.

In our reviews you will notice a couple that are due to delays. We do sometimes get large projects that delay production and at times we could do a better job of communicating -- as artists we get tunnel vision at times and apologize to those who have had delays.

Our products are all truly handmade in Mentor, Ohio and do sometimes take some time. If we get overwhelmed with orders we do sometimes need a little more time than normal.

Check us out on Facebook, hit the like button and receive special offers.
http://www.facebook.com/littlewhitebarnco

Adam

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Adam

Custom Wood Pergola 20' x 30'
$22,000.00
Retro Glamper - Vintage Camper Birdhouse
$99.00
Aidan's Cottage Miniature Stone Fairy House
$99.00
Family Name Sign - Custom
$99.00
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Reviews

Average item review
3.5 out of 5 stars
(71)
Vicki Lorenzen

Vicki Lorenzen on Dec 27, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

Another beautiful piece of handmade artwork!! It will go well with my other buildings from your shop🎄

Briana Gatie

Briana Gatie on Dec 23, 2016

1 out of 5 stars

I ordered the brushed steel hello sign on November 11, 2016. Expected shipping date was November 25th. I didn't contact the seller until December 13th asking where my item was. To which she responded they were delayed and I should expect it to be shipped in a few days. December 23rd I message them AGAIN, saying it was ridiculous I hadn't received my sign yet. No response from them. But I get an email saying my order is cancelled. They didn't have the balls to tell me they messed up, so they just cancelled my order. Glad I got my money back. Classless.

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About

Makers of Miniature Stone Cottages and Unique Metal Art

We started on two little desks in our 20x20 garage. The first houses we made were all given as gifts, as well as placed in our own yard. Little by little, people would stop by our house and ask where we purchased the little cottages -- we would tell them "we make them." From that little start we have built our little business. All of our little cottages are still made the same way -- by hand and with care and sold directly by us from our shops in Mentor and Willoughby, Ohio.

Our cottages are made from a very special stone that we've created called "Celtic Stone." It is a combination of 14 ingredients and is formed by hand like pottery. It then cures for 11 weeks, getting water baths along the way and in the 12th week the stone cottages are all hand carved. Meanwhile, the roofs are being cut, bent by hand, and then hand painted in one of our signature colors. Everything meets up and Julie hand embellishes the cottages and gets them ready for their journey to your home.

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  • Adam

    Owner, Artist And Designer, Creator

    Adam has a degree in Management from the Ohio State University, but is truly an inventor. Tinkering, developing new ideas, and working out artistic details are truly his strengths.

  • Julie

    Owner, Customer Service, Embellisher

    Julie has owned her own retail store and has a background in the hospitality industry. She has found her calling in making our little stone cottages -- specifically making them cute.

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Last updated on November 26, 2011

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