to a fine art

to a fine art

In a manner or form that is masterful. The English have raised the simple act of making a cup of tea to a fine art. Make sure you practice these equations until you have them down to a fine art.
See also: art, fine
References in classic literature ?
Since he began to tread the devious paths of diplomacy, he has brought exactness in the small things of life down to a fine art.