Working alongside so many amazing craftsmen has really humbled me. Seeing their handmade tools and attention to detail has been completely fascinating. I came across this video the other day, and it gives a great example of what it’s like. You see these motorcycles all over the streets here, and each one is hand-painted like this.
It’s clear he knows exactly what he’s doing, and each turn of the wrist is carefully crafted to create the perfect stroke. He’s completely focused until the end, when he smiles and it’s clear that he enjoys doing this and is quite proud of his work. My experiences with craftsmen here have been very similar, and I’m sure I’ve gotten way more excited about their work than them.