• Your rooms are feeling dated and you’re ready for a fresh look but are confused by the trends.
  • You feel overwhelmed by a display of 4000 color choices.
  • The color swatches you bring home appear completely different than they did in the store.
  • Existing finishes present a problem in creating a sense of unity.
  • You’re under a contractor’s deadline & don’t have the time it takes to get it right.

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   ​Serving Marin & Sonoma Counties since 1976

No matter the challenge...



CA ​​​license

# 1036106


Petaluma, Victorian house painter, painting contractor

Stroke and Kote Painting

shop location 

79 Belvedere Street, Suite 18

San Rafael,  Ca 94901

business mailing address

453 Stuart Drive

Petaluma,  Ca 94954


Marin County, house painter, painting contractor

​Color can be slippery business. With a background in fine & commercial art, interior design & 11 years of architectural color experience, PATTI HARNEY brings to your space what she calls “skilled intuition”.  In her words, "Collaboratively we step through a process to create a unifying and very personal color scheme for you. Whether it’s interior, exterior, the entire space or just one room, I take the stress out & make it fun!​"

color consultant, painting contractor, Marin


​Contact Patti directly to schedule an on-site color consultation


...Patti can help!