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




Thank you, you do exceptional work...

Stephen Wilson, AAP, Commerce Bank of Washington


What a "perfect look" for our powder room. You were prepared and professional.

Sondra Peters



Thank you again for your impressive and efficient work. In the entire mix of problems that we encounter during crunch time, it's very refreshing to have something go so smooth and effortlessly. Thank you.

Jimmy Craig / BN Builders, Inc.


Dear Joel,

Kitty and I want to thank you for the great job you did on our new home. The quality of the work is outstanding and it was a pleasure working with you. Whenever we get the opportunity, we will recommend you as the best.

Best Regards,

Bill & Kitty Urban / Homeowners


Joel Nilsen has embellished my homes with beautiful artistry that definitely helps sell my homes. We have worked together since the early 90's and as long as I continue to build homes, Joel will be part of my team. He is informative, knowledgeable about the different mediums he uses and is not afraid to express his opinion.

Rick Leavitt / President / Leavitt Construction Co. Inc.



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