Hand painted and crafted. L'Artiste in English means 'The Artist': this name reflects the French-inspired designs of these artistic, colorful and hand-painted styles. L'Artiste by Spring Step footwear is designed with the quality and craftsmanship of true European tradition. Spring Step combines quality, comfort, technology and style to bring you everything that is important in a shoe. Driven by the mission to deliver a product that provides an extraordinary experience for your feet and provide that experience for every occasion in your life. Comfort in Every Step.