Pink plastic flamingos are one of the most famous lawn ornaments in the United
States, along ... Union Products, of Leominster, Massachusetts, stopped
production of pink flamingos on November 1, 200...
Jun 23, 2015 ... The flamingo ornament was one of hundreds of items that Donald Featherstone
made for the Union Products plastics company.
Jun 23, 2015 ... based Union Products to make three-dimensional lawn ornaments. He created
the first pink flamingo lawn ornament, his second assignment, ...
The pink flamingo lawn ornament was created by Donald Featherstone in 1957.
... Don Featherstone was an academically trained sculptor who made plastic ...
over 750 designs for Union Products and become vice president of the company,
Jun 23, 2015 ... His kitschy lawn ornament is still standing. ... Featherstone, an art school
graduate, got a job at Union Products in 1957, when a friend called and ... Then,
the flamingo -- a product that has outlasted the company that created it.
Jun 25, 2015 ... Don Featherstone, creator of the original plastic pink flamingo, sits ... by many of
the plastic creatures at Union Products Inc. in Leominster in 1998. ... that her
husband was the one who created the popular lawn ornament.
Jun 23, 2015 ... The inventor of the plastic lawn ornament leaves an influential legacy ... on to
invent hundreds of products for plastics company Union Products ...
Jun 1, 2007 ... The original pink flamingo lawn ornament the Americans' answer to ... Don
Featherstone, creator of the original pink flamingo, sits surrounded by many of
the plastic ... HMC International LLC will pick up where Union Products Inc. left off
... Featherstone created a great-looking flamingo," said Waszkiewicz, ...
Jun 23, 2015 ... Donald Featherstone, creator of the pink plastic lawn flamingo, the ultimate ... Ig
Nobel Prize winner and creator of the plastic pink flamingo lawn ornament, ...
Featherstone, who died Monday at 79, embraced the fame the invention brought
him. ... flamingo in 1957 for plastics company Union Products Inc., ...
Jun 29, 2015 ... Other Plastic Marvels by the Creator of the Pink Flamingo ... A lamb planter (
courtesy Union Products division of Cado Company, Fitchburg, Massachusetts) ...
pilgrims, and witches into the canon of lawn decor; and got into the ...