[why don't we have a community course on how to make these, then volunteer to stock an area of a park?] tire recycling - Up-cycling makes me happy. Here are some crafty things to make utilizing old tires.
What a Zebra! This Zebra was created with an old tire and PVC. After scrubbing the tire clean to use as the main body, we managed to use one last recycled piece of PCV for the neck and head! I want to do this with a few tires to make a dragon!