Artisan are a smaller mousepad manufacturer based in Japan. Over the years, they have garnered a strong reputation among regular users and enthusiasts in the gaming community for their high quality mousepads that are always a cut above the competition. Artisan always strives for perfection, they are never satisfied and always challenge themselves and the industry by being innovative and not compromising on quality.
Manufactured in small batches, exclusively at their facility in Kobe, Japan, Artisan mousepads are all about quality and performance you'll find nowhere else. Their surge in popularity over recent years has given rise to several imitations of renowned models like the FX Hien and Hayate Otsu. Many are commendable efforts but the final products never quite cut it.
If you want the best, CCL recommend Artisan without hesitation.