Blank Canvas Weekly Web Series

Blank Canvas Weekly Web Series

That Shows You How To Transform Rooms Into Vibrant And Striking Spaces.

With easy to understand design concepts Virginia shows you the process step by step and start to finish, letting you tap into your own inner creativity.
Virginia is the innovative owner of Artful Interior Finishing. Her successful interior painting business offers many services such as interior painting, interior artistry, color and design consulting, home staging, architectural design, furniture painting and home renovations.

Let us handle your next interior project and see the breath of fresh talent we bring to your home, your life, what gives you comfort.

Summer Inspiration -Blank Canvas

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I started this web series as a creative outlet for myself. I want to encourage and inspire others through my own projects to show the endless possibilities of Paint. It’s the easiest and most inexpensive way to transform a space. This segment is just another idea of it’s versatility and ways to incorporate other elements to give your space that Wow-Factor. Please Subscribe!!

How-To Seal Knots In Wood Before Painting

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Virginia shares a quick tip on sealing knots in wood before painting. Its important to seal the knots with a shellac based primer so they do not bleed through. She recommends using BIN by Zinnser

Cutting In With Paint

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in this episode, Virginia shares professional tips on cutting in with paint. With her preferred brush of choice by Corona Tacoma she talks about having a steady hand, a good brush, a little patience and lots of practice.

How-To Store Brushes And Rollers Overnight

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I’m sharing a quick tip to store brushes & rollers overnight. Wrapping them allows you to pick up where you left off the next day which is a huge time saver. Visit our site for more videos

How-To Add Rustic Decor To Your Space

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In episode 11 of “Blank Canvas” Virginia brings her brand of inspiration to introduce her new Rustic Wall Art Collection which is a blend of Barn wood and paint to create focal accents for your space. Using leftover Barn Wood she had installed for her headboard accent wall she created another personal feature with a pop-of-teal behind a letter she had cut out of Barn Wood. Step by step and start-to-finish she walks you through her process letting you tap into your own inner creativity. She shows you how to create a perfect circle using a circle maker she made with a punctured stick. It’s easy and you can create different size circles with it. She sits her Barn Wood accessory inside the circle to create a focal point and balance the room. Blank Canvas is a weekly web series that shows you how to transform a room into a vibrant and striking space. Every week is a new project. She shares product advice, tips & techniques to help empower you, give you the skill-set and confidence you need to create your own Do-It-Yourself room makeovers.

How-To Paint Inspirational Words

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In Episode 10, Virginia shows you how to transfer Inspirational words over her freshly painted Metallic Accent Wall. She then incorporates photo wraps to create that Wow-Factor. This is a simple diy tutorial that will give you the skill-set and confidence you need to do this project yourself. Blank Canvas is a weekly web series that transfers rooms into Vibrant & Striking Spaces. Each week is a new project, product advice or inspirational video. Please Subscribe to get your weekly dose of color & creativity.

How-To Paint A Metallic Wall

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In Episode 9 Virginia shows you the technique for applying Metallic paint to a wall. Using a product by Benjamin Moore called Pearlescent tint, she demonstrates the shimmery and iridescent effect. This product has light reflectivity which bounces light and makes a room appear larger. She finishes it off by applying Custom Photo Wraps to add visual interest and that Wow-Factor to the space.

Canvas Art For Kid’s Rooms

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In Episode 8, Virginia creates wall art by transferring letters on to Canvas Boards. Using products from her local craft store she shows you the steps to enlarging, transferring and painting the letters.

How-To Paint Over A Red Wall

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In this episode Virginia shows you How-to paint over a Red Wall. Depending on the condition of your wall, you may be able to either paint right over it with as little prepping as just a simple light sanding. Or, you may need to prep the wall using an oil-based primer to seal imperfections and dull shine before painting over it using a good quality paint. Virginia finishes off the space with some seasonal decor including an accent mirror from Pier 1 Imports and some throw pillows in vibrant colors. Blank Canvas is a weekly web series that shows you how to make over any room into a Vibrant & Striking Space. She shows you the process step-by-step and start-to-finish letting you tap into your own inner creativity. Thanks for watching and Happy Painting!

How-To Paint Furniture

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In this episode Virginia shows you how to paint furniture her way. She also discusses her favorite products to use. There are so many products out there and she finds these products to give the best results. Prepping the surface is very important. You need to sand the surface and apply an oil based primer for best results.

How-To Create Ombre With Paint

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In Episode 5, Virginia introduces ombre and shows you how to create a visual effect using paint on a paneled door. Blank Canvas is a web series that shows you how to transform any room into a vibrant and striking space. In this first episode, Virginia shares a quick tip on how to make selecting color for your home less overwhelming. By staying with one color and varying the ranges from room to room it creates continuity and harmony throughout your home. Choosing color can be very overwhelming. With all the choices how do you choose the right color for you and your space? Our web seriesl gives you tips and tricks to make the process a lot simpler and enjoyable. Let Virginia give you the confidence and skill-set you need to help encourage and empower you to create your own do-it-yourself-room makeovers! Be sure to check out our new website and be inspired by all the possibilities of paint.

Liven Up An Entry Way With Paint

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In Episode 4, Virginia takes a less than perfect peice of wall art bought at Target and transforms it to the perfect accent color to create a focal point and liven up the space. Blank Canvas is a web series that shows you how to transform any room into a vibrant and striking space. In this first episode, Virginia shares a quick tip on how to make selecting color for your home less overwhelming. By staying with one color and varying the ranges from room to room it creates continuity and harmony throughout your home. Choosing color can be very overwhelming. With all the choices how do you choose the right color for you and your space? Our web seriesl gives you tips and tricks to make the process a lot simpler and enjoyable.

Liven Up A Small Corner With Starburst Mirrors

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In episode 3, Virginia shows you how to take a small grouping of starburst mirrors she purchased for $25 at Target to create a focal point and liven up a small corner. She takes the project one step further by introducing color blocking. This is a technique which adds depth and dimension to your wall art. It’s super-easy and she shows you how you can do-it-yourself.

Sample Paint Colors Before Committing

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In this video Virginia talks about the importance of testing colors on your wall before committing. She walks you through the steps in selecting the perfect color that is right for you and your space. Take into consideration how the color is affected by natural and artificial lighting and other surrounding colors throughout your home. She also gives tips on choosing the right trim color, and tinting your ceilings to help soften and encompass the space.

Creating Continuity And Harmony With Paint

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In this first episode, Virginia shares a quick tip on how to make selecting color for your home less overwhelming. By staying with one color and varying the ranges from room to room it creates continuity and harmony throughout your home. Choosing color can be very overwhelming. With all the choices how do you choose the right color for you and your space? Our web seriesl gives you tips and tricks to make the process a lot simpler and enjoyable. Subscribe to our channel and let Virginia give you the confidence and skillset you need to help encourage and empower you to create your own do-it-yourself-room makeovers!