About the Book
Jacqueline and Mark Allison are long time Atlanta residents, who fell in love with the Mountains of North Georgia and decided to leave the city behind, to live the mountain life.
This is the story of the journey to build their dream mountain home. Along the way, they learned a little bit about life, and a lot about themselves.
Jacqueline Doyle Allison is an award winning artist who was born in Las Cruces, New Mexico. She received her BS specializing in graphic design and fine art from Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Currently she lives in metro Atlanta and the mountains of north Georgia with her husband. Jacqueline’s paintings draw inspiration from the abundant colors found in nature. Her paintings have been exhibited in many solo and group exhibitions in the southeastern United States including those at Ferst Center for the Arts, Atlanta, Georgia; Quinlan Visual Arts Center, Gainesville, Georgia; Roswell Visual Arts Center, Roswell, Georgia; and Abernathy Arts Center, Sandy Springs, Georgia. She is the recipient of several awards including finalist in the United Nations Education, Science and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Chair in Bioethics and Human Rights 2015 Bioethics Art Competition, “Express the Gift of Healing: Body, Mind and Spirit.”