maison and object 2008 creator of the year winner carolyn quartermaine is a british artist, designer and stylist. she loves color and uses it with a delicate elegance between modern and traditional style. she likes the ephemeral qualities of design- where you see something different every time. she uses white for walls and floor to let everything else to float in the space. she likes the colors to be modern and fresh- this way you get the energy of a pink or twist of acid lime.