“See the USA in your Chevrolet!”… and don’t forget to save your license plates, fellow travelers. Mind you, you’ll need plenty of plates if your aim is a sharp & edgy license plate flag like the one above. Design Turnpike retails trimmed and mounted license plate flags like the ones above.
America’s national banner meets America’s national pastime – a match made in heaven, or maybe Wrigley Field. Flickr user Dori Michel (Once-Upon-A-Dream) brings us this “hit” work of flag art comprising 260 red, white and blue tinted baseballs – none of them foul, by the way.
Artist Bailey Hayes takes the concept one step further, un-stitching used professional league baseballs and recycling both the flattened horsehide covers and the unwound string inside into uniquely American flags.
Starfish & Stripes
This “patriotic custom art piece” from Cergamic Custom Handmade Art Tiles measures 20″ by 29″ and is formed from a multitude of grouted 1″-square ceramic tiles. The red tiles feature a selection of sea shells, the blue ones sport starfish stars and the white tiles… are white as a nor’easter’s driven snow.
Americar The Beautiful
One does not simply build a 75′ wide by 19′ high American flag from 108 scrapped and crushed cars… it helps to be Razmik Nazaryan, who works at an auto recycling yard and evidently has a LOT of free time on his hands – er, don’t tell his boss. Nazaryan created his heavy metal masterpiece in honor of the Fourth of July, 2013. Now if only the car horns could be rigged to play The Star-Spangled Banner…