Posts Tagged elvis

FLASHBACK ’89: Mae Axton and Me

One of the most interesting women it has been my pleasure to have known was Mae Boren Axton, co-writer of Elvis’ first hit, Heartbreak Hotel. Ms Axton was an amazing lady who was at the beginning of it all, contributing a great song that would be a major influence on the direction our music would go.

ELVIS PRODUCTS: Now available

  It’s  always fun creating artworks of Elvis and equally so seeing the art interpreted on different products.   Below, I’ve listed a few of the latest  Elvis products available with my artwork. These items can be found through  Graceland and a number of  online websites just Google Betty Harper products. Other Betty Harper products available at http://www.shopelvis.com/Search.aspx and search Betty

FLASHBACLK ’77: Elvis’ record producer Felton Jarvis

Elvis’ record producer, Felton Jarvis, called the end of August 1977 and asked me to do a portrait of Elvis for him. Felton said he had seen a lot of Elvis artwork and everything that Elvis had and wanted me to do the portrait. He had a particular time and situation that he wanted painted and that was when Elvis

GRACELAND: Elvis Birthday Celebration January 2011

It was wonderful to see fans gather in January to celebrate Elvis’ birthday. Thank you to everyone who stopped by to visit, see my artwork and catch up with the happenings in our lives, looking forward to doing it again in August during Elvis Week. When we arrived in Memphis the hotels had been well stocked with the cities Key