I’ve always considered this to be the most challenging part in learning and artistic growth. It takes so much time to become a master in a certain field. Let’s start with a couple of questions, so we know what we are actually after.
Is mastery the goal, or maybe something else? If so, what do we mean by mastery? Can we master a skill completely or is it rather a life long learning experience to get always closer towards mastery without ever reaching it completely? Do I want to become a master? If so, why?
This article will not cover all of these questions. But let’s start with…
…what do we mean by ‚mastery‘?