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SPOTLIGHT: CAROL DREXLER AND ELVIS

In August 1987, I was taking my 10th consecutive trip to Memphis to exhibit my art during Elvis Week. Though, I had been exhibiting my drawings for years, they had never been for sale. Little did I know that this year was going to be different. While I was sitting in the lobby of the Roadway Inn on Airways discussing

“Never Forget Your Dreams”

Anyone who has visited Elvis’ birthplace in Tupelo knows the story about a young Elvis who would, in the evenings, climb the hill that is now the back side of the park and sit with his guitar looking out over Tupelo…dreaming the dream. There is now a monument on the site erected by RCA. Now exclusively at the birthplace in Tupelo,

ELVIS EXHIBIT IN AUGUST

Upcoming Exhibits of Elvis Art by Betty Harper Elvis artwork by Betty Harper will be showcased at The Center for Southern Folklore, located at 119 S. Main Street in Memphis, August 1, 2012 – October 19, 2012 and at the Birthplace of Elvis in Tupelo, Miss., November 1, 2012 – January 15, 2003. In observance of the 35th anniversary of

ELVIS KEYS

Cool Elvis Keys! Seeing new product is always exciting for me. I enjoy watching how each company interprets my artwork to best compliment their product, in this case it’s KEYS. I have been anticipating the release of the KEYS and excited they are finally available. If you would like to check them out here is a linkELVIS KEYS.

KEY MAGAZINE COVER

It’s time again for me to head west to the city that Elvis called home to celebrate his 76th birthday. If you are going to be in Memphis for the birthday, keep a look out for the latest issue of the cities Key Magazine featuring my Elvis artwork. They can be found in all the hotels. My Elvis art exhibit for

ARNOLD’S RESTAURANT: A NASHVILLE INSTITUTION

Arnold’s restaurant is a Nashville institution started thirty years ago by Jack Arnold.  Southerners lovingly refer to this type of eatery as  “a meat and 3” and the place to be, standing in lines that run out the door. Get your food and take a seat in this cozy atmosphere or join anyone else for a great lunch and interesting