(freehand and painted in oils)
Commissioned by Donald Art Company USA.
See COMPANY LOGO
Elvis is perhaps the greatest influential American citizen that has ever lived.
He was so influential in music and fused the styles of white country and black rhythm and blues.
He changed the face of American culture.
He was a symbol to people the world over for his vitality, rebelliousness and good humour.
He had a wide vocal range.
Colonel Parker was his mentor early in his career and is portrayed here in the guitar sound box.
Elvis also had a successful film career as an Actor.
See PRESS article in Royal Leamington Spa Observer newspaper, November 28 2002. ‘Very broad canvas’
See PRESS article in Warwickshire and Worcestershire magazine UK, April 2002. ‘Inspired art’
See PRESS article the Courier Series newspaper September 11 1998. ‘Kevin is rockin and a rollin’
Kevin Alun Parrish © 1996