A gal with a plan. Good plan too.
I'd paint the whole place white, ceiling floor, and use the brightest gloss paint you can find. At least two coats. And don't worry about it being too bright, it'll collect saw dust as times goes by, and dim down some. It will really help with the lighting.
"It ain't what you're told, it's what you know." - Granny Weatherwax
Gather the villagers, pitchforks, torches; we march at dusk!
Some days, the supply of available curse words is insufficient to meet my demands.
.....Call me a craftsman, artisan, or artistic, and I will accept that. Call me an artist and you will likely get a quite rude comment in return. I am not a @#$%ing artist.