Jasmine took a well-loved Tonka fire truck and turned it into a very cool desk lamp. She taped off strategic parts of the truck and then spray painted it. A simple wiring up the moveable extension ladder and that's about it. Click here for more details, however if you travel to Jasmine's original page, I'm afraid it's gone, but here's a link to her website.
Upcycled Fire Truck Lamp [Recycle Art]