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.

TCF Bank

Address:
33205 Grand River Ave., Farmington, MI
Directions:
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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