Although not recognized as such, fabrication is one of America's only original art forms. It's a blue collar skill that trucks along side our other fundamental forms of expression like the blues or jazz or country music or... The point is, as a culture we were formed under a foundation of hard work, creativity, and ingenuity.
It's easy to lose perspective, isn't it? I mean it seems like we spend a lot of time in the cush world we created with that ingenuity and have become lazy as a result. It only seems that way.
Hovering in a dark cloud of machine dust below the digital revolution is a world yet to be discovered. Its leader is a schmuck - a regular guy like you and I with faults, blemishes, bad hair, etc... Cole Foster is far more than a bike builder.