By Doc Lawrence
The Paintings by Olivia Thomason.
The North Carolina native has the rare ability to take her remembrances from childhood days in lovely Hendersonville and produce them in vivid colors on canvas awarded with many honors including Artist of the Year in Atlanta, Olivia's paintings include Carl Sandburg's home, "Connemara" in Flat Rock and "Angels Over Atlanta" depicting the historic night the Atlanta Braves won the World Series. Her paintings prestigous private and corporate collections throughout the country and when you visit Stone Mountain, Georgia as millions do annually, you'll be greeted with her mural overlooking the Historic Village of Stone Mountain.
Enjoy the nostalgia, humor and respect for all the good things in the South through the magic of Olivia's brushes.