Reading the news on NPR this morning, I came across this article about a couple of Dutch artists who make "carpets" from various found objects. They are really beautiful, but you definitely would not want to walk across one—made from pasta, army toys, and plastic forks (to name a few) they are designed to be impermanent. Check out the We Make Carpets blog to see more. From We Make Carpets - "It was always our dream to make a much bigger pasta carpet. So here is pasta carpet 2. pasta carpet to the max."