Carolyn E. Oliver, Design Studio and Atelier, for over two decades has been located in Pasadena's historic Theatre District. Several of her historic restoration projects have been showcased in: The Home Section, LA Times; LA Magazine; CBS's Beautiful Homes and Great Estates and PBS's FIND! hosted by the Keno Brothers. Oliver was hired as a consultant to revitalize the Home Shop,a LA County Museum of Art retail venue. Oliver participated as a selected designer for seven consecutive years of the nation's largest house and garden tour, The Pasadena Showcase House of Design. For six consecutive years she was chosen as a selected designer for the LA Assistance League of Southern California Hancock Park Design House.
For over two decades Oliver has been a Board Member, Art Center One Hundred, Art Center College of Design. As a former Pacific Asia Museum Trustee, Oliver co-chaired the Museum's successful 40th Anniversary celebration securing Tiffany's as a sponsor. A member of Pasadena Art Alliance, whose mission is to foster appreciation for contemporary visual arts in Southern California, Oliver has completed the International Society of Appraisers course work and serves as an expert witness. Prior to opening Oliver's, she was the first woman Executive Director, Los Angeles Junior Chamber of Commerce, the second largest in the world.
Oliver has also been featured in Elle Decor with a mention how her work "has a strong sense of history, and she stocks her studio with choice antiques and collectibles."
Oliver has recently opened a second design studio in Carlsbad, North San Diego County.
Oliver's Historic Pasadena Store Location:
601 E Green Street
Pasadena, CA 91101
Oliver's San Diego Location:
5800 Armada Dr.
Carlsbad, CA 92008
Bedroom Design, Custom Bathroom Vanities, Custom Built-ins, Custom Cabinets, Custom Entertainment Centers, Custom Fireplace Mantels, Custom Furniture, Custom Home Bars, Custom Kitchen Cabinets, Custom Pantries, Custom Shelving, Custom Walk-in Closets, Decluttering, Dining Room Design, Downsizing, Drafting, Energy-Efficient Homes, Floor Plans, Furniture Selection, Historic Building Conservation, Holiday Decorating, Home Office Design, Home Theater Design, House Plans, Interior Design, Kids Bedroom Design, Kitchen Design, Kitchen Remodeling, Laundry Room Design, Living Room Design, Nursery Design, Playroom Design, Space Planning, Sunroom Design & Construction, Universal Design, Wine Cellar Design
Owner and Design Principal, Carolyn Oliver, has been featured in numerous publications and programs, such as: Elle Decor Magazine, Los Angeles Magazine, The Los Angeles Times, Spectacular Homes, CBS's Beautiful Homes and Great Estates, PBS's Find! with the Keno Brothers.