• South Bay Paints
    1749 W San Carlos St San Jose, CA 95128

  • Is it Still Paint?

    Is it Still Paint?

    Technology isn’t something most people think of when it comes to paint, but at Benjamin Moore we’re constantly working to develop products that solve problems and make you rethink what paint can do. Since Benjamin Moore paint goes so far beyond your expectations of paint, it kind of makes you wonder...is it still paint?

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About Our Color Consultants

About Our Color Consultants - South Bay Paints

Gabriel Connolly
Gabriel has studied color theory & application, space planning, interior finish materials, furniture history and other facets of interior design. Gabriel has also been providing professional design and color advice through his private consulting company Color Concepts since 2002. Besides his residential clients, Gabriel has also provided his design expertise for numerous restaurants, tech companies, clothing boutiques, HOA’s and office complexes in the Bay Area.

Janice Just
Janice is a licensed and bonded contractor specializing in painting and color consultation. Se graduated from UC Davis with a degree in fashion design which set her on her creative path.

Since 1994, Janice has provided color advice and faux finish services to the San Francisco Bay Area. She can plan your project from beginning to end giving you a unique look that reflects your personal style. She works with a multitude of styles, including: modern, mid-century, Mediterranean, rustic or any combination of these to incorporate your style.

Janice has a passion for color and can help choose the best colors for your space from cozy nook to luxurious master bedroom to a whole house recolor. Her faux finish painting skills can turn everything from walls to cabinets to garage doors from boring to amazing in a few hours or days.

Andréa Tyson
Andréa has an eclectic array of experiences in the design field spanning over 20 years. She has attained top positions with some of the world's best artistic talents in NYC and around the country. You can see her craft and dye work in the original Tony Away winning Broadway shows The Lion King, Kiss Me Kate, and Phantom of the Opera among many others. She has worked at such renowned institutions as the LA Opera and Juilliard School of Music. Additionally, Andréa has had the pleasure of working for fashion greats Ralph Laurenn and Tommy Hilfiger, where she honer her skills in textiles, color management and the business of beautiful design.

Andréa hold a Master of Fine arts with continued studies at Fashion Institute of Art and Parson's School of Design. She has practiced Interior Design work at her company Studio Modry since moving to the Bay Area 12 years ago, specializing in color for the past 5 years.