A simple kitchen tool that makes quick work of big messes.
What makes cooking frustrating?
A simple kitchen tool that makes quick work of big messes
Cooking requires a lot of dishes. Dishes piling up in confined spaces make people even less likely to use their kitchens.
More than ever, people eat at restaurants instead of cooking. Many simply find cooking at home too tedious to be practical.
City living has shrunken kitchen space, making cooking at home even more difficult and unnapealing.
I began sketching design solutions for the three major problem areas. I visualized an open, perforated structure which would allow the brush to air out, preventing mold. I also conceptualized stands for the brushes to provide storage solutions.
To refine the flexible waffle structure, 2D pattern variations were conceptualized. These forms were then laser cut and thermoformed into three dimensions. The resulting model proved that the design had the proper amount of flex.