Clifford the Copper Eating Caterpillar

Invite this sweet little critter into your herb garden or flower patch, made from cast stone and copper.
created by

Lisa Fida

$30.00

Lisa Fida created by

Lisa Fida

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Copper Critter

Clifford the Copper Eating CaterpillarTM makes a sweet addition to your herb garden or flower patch. Made by Lisa Fida from cast stone, this outdoor sculpture creates a charming tableau among the rosemary or rose bushes. The hand-forged copper details develop a natural patina over time, lending an organic look to your newest garden dweller. Handmade in Lowell, Maine.

For more copper critters, check out Suzzie the Sunday Strolling SnailTM and Freddie the Fly Catching FrogTM.

Due to the nature of the materials used, we are providing the following warning, as required by law:

WARNING: This product may contain one or more chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer or to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm.

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Made in Maine

Lisa Fida

created by

Lisa Fida

location

Maine

created by

Lisa Fida

location

Maine

Lisa Fida derives inspiration for many of her creations from the natural world, and decided from the outset that she wanted to use materials that would stand up to the rigors of Mother Nature. She personally handcrafts her copper, glass, and cast stone pieces in her workshop, which is located on a sprawling property in the mountains of western Maine. "Copper develops a beautiful patina, glass sparkles in the sunlight, and cast stone provides a natural texture," she says.

Read a Q&A with Lisa.

Handmade Made in the USA
Made from
copper, monofilament, cast stone
Measurements
8" L x 2" W x 6" H
Ingredients
Care
Take in during the winter months.
Item ID
27222

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Economy shipping:
within 8 days, arriving no later than the 9th business day after the order was placed.
Standard shipping:
within 4 days, arriving 5 business days after the order was placed.
Preferred shipping:
within 2 days, arriving 3 business days after the order was placed.
Expedited shipping:
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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UncommonGoodsClifford the Copper Eating Caterpillar
 
4.2

(based on 39 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (21)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (11)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

81%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Attractive (28)
  • Weather proof (10)
  • Easy to secure (7)
  • Visible at A distance (5)

Cons

  • Bends/blows away (4)

Best Uses

  • Garden (18)
  • Back yard (15)
  • Porch (13)
  • Front yard (10)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Midrange shopper (23), Budget shopper (7)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (16), No (9)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Clifford is cute...

Yes, my leaf arrived broken too. I suspect the possibility I received someone else's return because my copper stem appeared to be glued well but this journey to me caused a small part of...Read complete review

Yes, my leaf arrived broken too. I suspect the possibility I received someone else's return because my copper stem appeared to be glued well but this journey to me caused a small part of his stone finger (plus leaf) to break off!

I was prepared for this though with all the reviews. I really wanted my mother to have Clifford. Earlier this year she raised a Monarch butterfly in the house. Just too cute. I used a strong clear glue to put him back together. Two applications with two overnights drying before wrapping him up for birthday presentation.

Mother was pleased.

VS

Most Liked Negative Review

 

Disappointing Purchase

Disappointed with this purchase, looks much cuter online. I completely agree on other reviews, the glue holding the leaf is in a lump and highly visible, darker in color then in the picture...Read complete review

Disappointed with this purchase, looks much cuter online. I completely agree on other reviews, the glue holding the leaf is in a lump and highly visible, darker in color then in the picture and does resemble a poo!
I will be returning this.

Reviewed by 39 customers

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(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Accessory of a a lifetime

By 

from San Francisco

About Me Budget Shopper

Pros

  • Attractive Design
  • friendly design
  • Inspiration

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Desk Accessory

    Comments about UncommonGoods Clifford the Copper Eating Caterpillar:

    I wish there was an option to give Clifford 6 stars. I keep this little guy on my desk and he has truly made my life a garden. Clifford, frozen in upright happiness, reminds me of the important things in life: reach for the rose gold, never miss a snack, and glue yourself to what you love. I've always wanted a pet and sweet Clifford has fulfilled all those dreams and more completely hassle-free. I hope for all people the joy I've found in Clifford's cheery concrete.

     
    4.0

    Love it despite the break

    By 

    from Bowling Green, KY

    About Me Midrange Shopper

    Pros

    • Attractive Design
    • Weather Resistant

    Cons

    • Delicate at one point of attachment.

    Best Uses

    • Back Yard
    • Garden
    • Porch

    Comments about UncommonGoods Clifford the Copper Eating Caterpillar:

    I love the design of this garden caterpillar carrying its copper leaf. However, and as others have noted, the point where the leaf stem attaches to the caterpillar is very delicate. Mine arrived broken in transit. I liked it so much and wanted it for a gift that I decided to fix it myself with a bit of epoxy. That seemed to work well, and I doubt it will be noticed when placed in the garden or on the porch.

     
    4.0

    Nice gift but the leaf fell off not glued very well

    By 

    from Sacramento CA

    About Me Midrange Shopper

    Pros

    • Attractive Design
    • Weather Resistant

    Cons

    • piece fell off

    Best Uses

    • Back Yard
    • Front Yard
    • Porch

    Comments about UncommonGoods Clifford the Copper Eating Caterpillar:

    Bought this as a gift for myself and the leaf fell off. Not glued very well.

     
    5.0

    I am going to purchase another one of these.

    By 

    from Oregon

    About Me Midrange Shopper

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Weather Resistant

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Back Yard

      Comments about UncommonGoods Clifford the Copper Eating Caterpillar:

      This will be weather proof and last a lot of years.

       
      4.0

      Clifford is cute...

      By 

      from Rogers, MN

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Attractive Design

      Cons

      • Arrives Broken

      Best Uses

      • Back Yard
      • Garden
      • Porch

      Comments about UncommonGoods Clifford the Copper Eating Caterpillar:

      Yes, my leaf arrived broken too. I suspect the possibility I received someone else's return because my copper stem appeared to be glued well but this journey to me caused a small part of his stone finger (plus leaf) to break off!

      I was prepared for this though with all the reviews. I really wanted my mother to have Clifford. Earlier this year she raised a Monarch butterfly in the house. Just too cute. I used a strong clear glue to put him back together. Two applications with two overnights drying before wrapping him up for birthday presentation.

      Mother was pleased.

       
      5.0

      nicely made

      By 

      from North Dakota

      About Me Midrange Shopper

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Attractive Design

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Back Yard
        • Front Yard
        • Garden
        • Porch

        Comments about UncommonGoods Clifford the Copper Eating Caterpillar:

        I's nicely made and larger than I expected which is a good thing.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Caterpillar is adorable

        By 

        from Indiana

        About Me Midrange Shopper

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Attractive Design
        • Weather Resistant

        Cons

        • The copper leaf detached during shipping

        Best Uses

        • Back Yard
        • Front Yard
        • Garden
        • Porch

        Comments about UncommonGoods Clifford the Copper Eating Caterpillar:

        My mother in law loved it.

         
        5.0

        Amazing!

        By 

        from Tacoma, WA

        About Me Midrange Shopper

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Attractive Design
        • Easy To Secure

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Back Yard
          • Porch

          Comments about UncommonGoods Clifford the Copper Eating Caterpillar:

          Even though I bought him for my sister, I'd love to have for my deck or garden.

          (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Love this little guy!

          By 

          from Castle Rock, CO

          About Me Midrange Shopper

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Attractive Design
          • Visible At A Distance
          • Weather Resistant

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Garden

            Comments about UncommonGoods Clifford the Copper Eating Caterpillar:

            I saw this and had to have it. I wasn't disappointed! I found him a place my flower garden. I have already had several people tell me they love it, and ask where I got the little guy! :)

             
            4.0

            Super cute

            By 

            from Fredericton, NB Canada

            About Me Midrange Shopper

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Attractive Design
            • Easy To Secure

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Front Yard

              Comments about UncommonGoods Clifford the Copper Eating Caterpillar:

              This is super cute, but in shipping the leaf gets broken off because of how it's packaged. Uncommon goods was great about shipping another one at no cost but it came busted too. Third time was the charm. Really awesome gift just wish it hadn't been packaged incorrectly.

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