Artistic Sense and Good Taste
This is a very difficult skill to nail down. Many people feel taste is subjective, but you can develop a sense of artistry through practice. In fact, to be more creative, many people start by copying until they begin to acquire their own sense of voice, taste, and feel for the art they're working with.
Content Library: Artistic Sense and Good Taste
Roy Peter Clark has written or edited nearly 20 books about the craft of writing, including Writing Tools: 55 Essential Strategies for Every Writer, The Art of X-Ray Reading: How the Secrets of 25 Greats Works of Literature Will Improve Your Writing, and most recently, Murder Your Darlings: And Other Gentle Writing Advice from Aristotle to Zinsser.
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