Happy Birthday America

 50 stars and 13 stripes made from bits of plastic collected on the streets of San Anselmo

50 stars and 13 stripes made from bits of plastic collected on the streets of San Anselmo

 Balloons tethered by plastic curly ribbon were tied to countless posts

Balloons tethered by plastic curly ribbon were tied to countless posts

I was only able to take a few quick images as we walked the crowded sidewalks into downtown Sausalito to catch the fireworks last night. Two factors, there were throngs of people moving en masse, and I was testing the limits of my family, who would like it very much if I restricted my plastic-collecting to dog walks, or more specifically, times that I'm not with them.