The last time I went to my local flea market, I found all kinds of crazy cool stuff, including a vintage first aid kit made of metal and designed to hang on the wall. When I got my hands on it, it was still stocked with all of the original bandages, but sadly, the wrappers all smelled like they had been submerged in my grandmother’s leaky submarine with a cranky skunk. I tossed the bandages (but left the inventory list, which the skunk spared), cleaned the shelves, and started painting.
To paint those bandages, by the way, I consulted my handy WWII first aid book,
I do love functional art!