About Artisan Finishing Systems

Artisan Finishing Systems, Inc., founded in 1990 applies high performance fluoropolymer architectural coatings for exterior applications to aluminum extrusion, sheet metal, and various other fabricated products.

Artisan's 30,000 square foot building is located north of Marysville, Washington (exit 202), with easy access to the I-5 corridor serving all major cities in Washington state, Oregon, Idaho, and Alaska.

The 400 ft. conveyorized horizontal line is designed to paint materials to maximum dimensions of 28' long X 5' high X 18" wide.

Artisan is an approved applicator for PPG's Duranar series and Valspar's Fluropon series coatings which meet AAMA 2605 high performance specifications.

What Artisan Offers

We offer an in-house laboratory for color matching and quality control testing. Custom color matching capabilities are provided for both PPG and Valspar products (including metalics). This allows architects and owners a wide choice of colors in small quantities on a quick turn basis.

The craftsmen at Artisan Finishing Systems are dedicated to maintaining high quality, technically oriented, rapid response coatings. We welcome your inquires and quotation requests.

What We Process

  • Panels
  • Sheets
  • Doors
  • Storefront
  • Roofing/Siding
  • Curtain Wall and Cladding
  • Gutters and Downspouts
  • Window Stock
  • Handrails
  • Column Covers
  • Louvers
  • Specialty Pieces (Signs, Hangers, Stands, Artwork,...)

Product Information

    The following resources provide technical information about PolyVinyledine DiFluoride (PVDF), known as Kynar® or Hylar®.


    The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) specification describes the process and test requirements.

    To learn more about the AAMA, visit their website www.aamanet.org.

    This article summarizes the differences between the AAMA 2605 standard and previous aluminum cladding standards and provides other interesting information.

    For information on the physical properties of Kynar®, check out The Free Encyclopedia's entry for PolyVinyledine DiFluoride.

Contact Artisan Finishing Systems

If you are interested in doing buisness with Artisan, please contact us for additional information and rate quotes.



14219 Smokey Point Boulevard, Bldg. #6, Marysville, WA 98271

Phone: (360)658-0686

Fax: (360)658-0954

E-Mail: webmail@artisanfinishingsystems.com