Noun:(arr-tih-sen) Latin: A full practicer in the arts. Well respected and renouned for mastery of skills in all forms of artistry.
Noob 1: I need to find an artisan. Who is an artisan?
Guitarist: YOU NOOB! DAVE MUSTAINE!!!
one whose skills have reached artistry level practition of any particular thing one has bent one's mind to...such as the delicate art of lavaliering.
LVR - "I've been an LL artisan for a while now. I feel tonight is the night I become LL master. She will be mine."
(In confidence elsewhere...)
LVS to LVS hopeful - "I think I'm going to elevate my lavalier to master tonight."