Our Story


We are the architects of paint and the engineers of color.’

Designer Rocky Rochon was compelled to open The Paint Laboratory after a locally owned paint store that he relied on to serve his discerning clientele, The Color Store closed in 2011. Rocky was determined to provide unique solutions for design-savvy consumers alongside exceptional color services and products.

Obsessed with color, Rocky introduced a contemporary pallet of over 500 richly saturated colors, engineered for depth and complexity. Rocky’s collection offers unique value steps, making pallet creation effortless.

The Paint Laboratory is focused on providing the highest quality finishes and services to our customers. We specialize in catering to the unique needs of architects, designers and design-conscious consumers. Our colorists are experts in color replication, working with you to create unique colors from nearly any material

In addition to the Rocky Rochon Paint collection, The Paint Laboratory is proud to offer a wide variety of paints, stains and finishes hand-selected from leading manufacturers for their exceptional quality Visit us in Seattle flagship or our new Los Angeles store.

Learn more about Rocky at RockyRochonDesign.com