IN THE BEGINNING OF ARTISAN HISTORY
Company founders Doug, Joe, and John draw up company concept after hours at a local watering hole.
APR 2, 1998
Artisan Colour officially founded, providing catalog services to national brands. Located in Scottsdale, Arizona. Four original hires plus co-owners: Joe, John, and Doug.
First corporate catalog account—The Territory Ahead.
Sundance Catalog was our first big win as a newly founded company and has been our longest running national account.
Moved from original startup location to second location in the Scottsdale Airpark.
Launched photo studio—Artisan Captures.
Moved to current location, third since founding Artisan Colour.
Purchased Mighty Imaging, a large format printing shop, and began evolving into Artisan Colour Printing & Graphics.
Founded ArtisanHD: Your Source for High Definition Art Printing—our first dot com e-commerce website.
Rebranded Artisan Colour: Modern Colour + Print
Began selling unique art prints created by talented artists from around the world on ArtBoja, our second e-commerce website.
Artisan Colour celebrated 20 year anniversary!