Michigan License Plate Flag

April 29th, 2011 in member junk     
DesignTurnpike DesignTurnpike, member
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12 ft x 6.5 ft, 156 plates in all.
Closeup.
12 ft x 6.5 ft, 156 plates in all.

12 ft x 6.5 ft, 156 plates in all.


Holy license plate flag! 156 Michigan license plates transformed into a gigantic 12 ft wide flag of the United States.


Pattern or design used: My own design - Design Turnpike
posted in: member junk, vintage, metal, wood, artwork, industrial, outdoor spaces, white, retro, great room, traditional, red, blue, historical

Comments (18)

DesignTurnpike writes: CeraJean, have at it! Imitation = flattery :)

I'm posting a small version of it this morning as it happens. Keep your eyes peeled for that.

@GarageSaleDiary - I am selling these... Email me at designturnpuike@gmail.com for more info.

Thanks for the nice comments everyone! Posted: 7:35 am on September 9th
CeraJean writes: We are in the process of finishing the building of a small but authentic barn (we hired a local Amish buider)and I was trolling this site for 'decorating' ideas. From one Michigander to another, I LOVE THIS IDEA! Great recycling project. May I have permission to use your idea to create a smaller version for the barn or would that be some kind of infringment? Posted: 8:24 am on July 29th
bigdogmom1960 writes: Awesome repurpose! I salute you! Posted: 10:37 am on June 8th
doggbo writes: That would look so good on our garage wall!!Awesome!! Posted: 2:01 pm on May 18th
RanchDressing writes: Like Jim...I thought barn when I saw this. Very cool! I am a fan! Posted: 10:28 am on May 9th
racers7 writes: Super Kool and very industrial too! Melody Posted: 8:53 am on May 5th
GarageSaleDiary writes: Fabulous colection! Love this! Is it for sale?
-Jen from Michigan
garagesalediary.com Posted: 7:49 pm on May 2nd
NW_CornerOfTheAttic writes: This rocks! Super cool, A-1 awesome! Posted: 5:04 pm on May 2nd
piecesofthepast writes: How did you get all of these plates?? It is so cool!! Posted: 4:24 am on May 2nd
Funky_Junk_Donna writes:
Amazing! I'm looking at a big 'ol blank wall by my stairway wishing I had all those plates right about now.

Donna
Posted: 12:13 pm on May 1st
oldnews writes: I LOVE your work! I am so glad that some recognition is coming your way, you definitely deserve it! This piece is amazing! Marie Posted: 7:33 am on April 30th
artteachergirl writes: Amazing! Congrats on the TV appearance! We can all say we knew you when:-)
Posted: 4:02 pm on April 29th
DesignTurnpike writes: Just one more fun tidbit... A print of this artwork will be used on set in an upcoming pilot on ABC called "Georgetown." Believe it or not Warner Brothers contacted me about using it after browsing my online print store! Thanks for the nice comments, everyone :) Posted: 9:04 am on April 29th
vanj2558 writes: FANTASTIC!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted: 4:16 am on April 29th
suewhitney writes: Very Cool!!!

Take Care,
Sue Posted: 12:23 pm on April 28th
JunkArchitect writes: The first thing I thought of was how amazing this would look on the side of an old barn.

SPECTACULAR!

Jim
Posted: 7:51 am on April 28th
junqueartiste writes: WOW!!! Love it!! Posted: 5:55 pm on April 27th
RustyDiva writes: WOW! This is awesome! Posted: 2:16 pm on April 27th
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