1. Slicing into an avocado that was at the perfect stage of ripeness.
2. Attending my local community’s annual fine arts show. Every year I am impressed by all of the talent living among us! Here is a small sample of various works on display:
3. Getting to observe a Taiko drumming performance as part of the fine arts show. I have always wanted to attend one of these performances; to get to watch a local group share their talent in an intimate, up-close setting was terrific! Taiko drumming is about more than just using sticks to beat on an instrument – it is a full-body, multi-faceted art form. Here are some images that hopefully illustrate that:
And here’s a brief video I found of the group performing a few years ago: