A friend of mine is a baker, and a pretty good one too. Especially when it comes to cakes. A difficult craft to master at a high level.
He once told me about how he learned to elevate his craft to mastery. His dirty little secret, so to speak.
When he was done, my reply was that it's just like in writing, and it occurred to me that all crafts have this one trait in common. A trait that's key to making them better. Perhaps even turn them into art?
What my friend was talking about was this: