Last week I went to a couple of the thrift stores in town, looking for kitchen tools that I could use to make patterns in my art. I was hoping for a squiggly potato masher, which I didn’t find, but I did comes across some other interesting things.
I don’t even know what this is. Is it some kind of colander? But then why the long handle and the nonstick finish? Somehow used for deep fat frying? I don’t know, but the holes in it are fun.
You can paint the bottom of it and get this type of design:
Or you can push paint through the holes from the top and get this:
It’s probably more useful for art than whatever it was originally intended to be! Which might be why it was in the thrift store.