Farmington, Michigan: Big Crow Made of Tire Scraps

Maybe eight feet tall, with a wicked beak. The work of Nick Jakubiak. Officially named "Old Tired Crow," it sat in a warehouse for almost 10 years before Farmington purchased it to permanently commemorate its annual Grand Raven Festival. Crows, ravens -- close enough.

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33205 Grand River Ave., Farmington, MI
TCF Bank. Downtown, on the south side of Grand River Ave., next to the TCF Bank clock and sign, and just west of the Starbucks.
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Big Crow made of Tire Scraps

I saw the big tire crow, and then all of these crow statues in the town square. The city of Farmington decided to create a crow/raven festival during the month of October -- based on the art installation of the Big Crow.

[jtsortofbored, 11/07/2021]

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