My favorite activity, whether creating for myself or experiencing something from someone else, is story-telling.
Stories are the most important thing and also the least utilized for all their potential. People often quote others who tout the strength of words. I like to tout the power of stories. Whether these stories come from images, voice, or letter doesn't matter. What matters is that we experience these stories for what they are and what they can teach us.
Though, with that said, a bit of icing on the cake can't hurt can it?
I have a lot of artist who I look to for inspiration. Here are a few.