Usage examples for artisan

  1. But, while Gud was not a true artist, as any critic who has looked at his work could tell you, yet he was a good artisan and had considerable experience in his craft, which was that of creating things. – The Book of Gud by Dan Spain Harold Hersey
  2. She was not long in discovering where Mrs. Phillips lived, which was in East Melbourne; and as no time was to be lost, she repaired to the house on the very day on which she landed, dressed decently and respectably, like the wife of an artisan, or perhaps with more of the appearance of a monthly nurse. – Mr. Hogarth's Will by Catherine Helen Spence
  3. Bentley, beginning life as an artisan, had succeeded supremely. – The Roll-Call by Arnold Bennett