Now doing business as: Nilsen Architectural Finishes, L.L.C.

Licensed and Bonded in Washington & Arizona
Washington License # NILSEAF84715 Arizona License # R.o.C. 304611





Joel Nilsen

(360) 598-6001 Office

(360) 981-1719 Cell



People I'd like to recognize and thank:

  • Rod and Janice Olson, Hunts Point,Wa
  • Paramount Hotels, Seattle
  • Jim Stapper, Architect, Mercer Island
  • Steve and Tamar Goodfellow, Wenatchee, Wa. & Maui, Hawaii
  • Joe Klinker, Olympic Ridge Builders, Poulsbo, Wa.
  • Dale and Monique Ellis, Lake Sammamish, Wa.
  • Andy Gallerani, Rebel Robot
  • William Chester Architects, Bainbridge Island
  • John Duplissey, Austin, Texas
  • Ron Zimmerman and Carrie Van Dyke of the Herbfarm Restaurant, Woodinville
  • Pat Hood and Susan Morris (directors of Visual Merchandising, Bon Marche)
  • Lynne Westbrook Interior Design (at Sound Kitchen and Bath)
  • Maria and David Gent, Kitsap Foot and Ankle Clinic
  • Fairbank Construction Company, Bainbridge Island
  • Roger Katz and Karolynn Flynn of Roger Katz Architects, Bainbridge Island
  • Peninsula Paint Company, Poulsbo
  • Esdee Waldo Salon and Randi's 6th Street Salon,Bremerton
  • John Greer, Web Shui, Bainbridge Island
  • Rick Leavitt, President, Leavitt Construction
  • Winslow Paint Company, Bainbridge Island
  • And Joanne Day of the Day Studio, for showing me the possibilities...



Since 1987 Joel Nilsen has provided architectural finishes and custom painting for commercial and residential clients throughout the United States.

Techniques Include:

  • Wall Glazing
    Faux Marble & Stone
  • Texston Decorative Plasters
  • American Clay Plasters
  • Wood Graining
  • Gilding & Acid Etched Metallics
  • Trompe L'oeil & Murals
  • Custom Paint Contracting and Design Consultation


Seattle Magazine - Oct. 02
"The finished work was so convincing that one of their grandchildren mistook
the two-dimensional scene for the real thing and briefly sported a serious goose egg."

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Washington License # NILSEAF84715 Arizona License # R.o.C. 304611