Good Junk

Parker, the main character in You Will Call Me Drog, sees new possibilities in the things other people throw away, so he hunts the junk yard for treasures to inspire him.   He’ll probably never find a discarded airplane, but you never know. . . .  Here are some surprising creations people have made out of so-called “junk.”

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Plane house

from environmentalgraffiti.com

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Mini-motorcycle made from recycled disk drives and other computer parts

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“Green Fiesta Jellyfish Lamp” by David Edgar

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Moon face from oil drum lid 

at eons.com

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Tin man from recycled cans at eons.com

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Skateboard staircase

from environmentalgraffiti.com

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“Shimmering Red Runner”

by David Edgar

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Camera robot 

by Michael Shirley

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Working motorcycle, reclaimed wood

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“Shimmering Red Runner”

by David Edgar

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Two creatures from “Mechanical Menagerie” by Ann Smith