art•ist (n). 1. One who creates imaginative works of aesthetic value, esp. in the fine arts. 2. One who work shows great creativity or skill. 3. One who is adept at an activity.
Also stated as, “The conscious production or arrangement of sounds, colors, forms, movements, or other elements in a manner that affects the sense of beauty, specifically the production of the beautiful in a graphic or plastic medium”.
Art comes in many forms. It may be found in the curve of a line, the flow of color across a canvas, or words that invoke an emotion. It can stand up tall and beckon to be touched, or it can be revered as it hangs quietly on the wall.
People who create understand this.