Born and raised in the Roaring Fork Valley near Aspen, Colorado, CB developed his skill and passion for painting at a young age. During high school, Chris began honing his painting skills working on custom homes in the Aspen area. After attending a drafting school in Denver, Colorado, Chris moved to California with dreams of painting sets in Hollywood. Shortly after realizing those dreams might not materialize, however, Chris relocated to Santa Barbara in 1987. By 1991, Chris was licensed as a painting contractor and shortly thereafter, CB Paint and Decor Inc. was established.

As CB Paint and Decor Inc., Chris has redesigned, remodeled, redecorated and transformed hundreds of clients’ Santa Barbara homes, as well as his own residences, into charming and elegant abodes. His knowledge of trends and classic styles gives him a unique edge that enables him to envision the décor that is suited to his clients’ tastes. Chris’ inspiration can be seen all over Santa Barbara from downtown restaurants to Palacial estates.

As a role model for his painting team and family, Chris is disciplined in setting an example through his work ethics and customer service. You can count on seeing a lot more designs and homes in Santa Barbara and the surrounding area with Chris’s artistic touch.