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Tiny Elvis [16 Nov 2007|06:50am]

vanian


Microscopic Sculptures - Art by Willard Wigan (GALLERY)

Art is created to be viewed. It can evoke inspiration, creativity, confusion or wonder.

But what about eye strain? UK artist Willard Wigan has created art sculptures so tiny, the naked eye can’t fully appreciate them. Llyod’s of London has insured the collection for 11.2 million pounds.

The tools behind his fine technique includes surgical blades which he uses to engrave fine details into figures made of rice, grains of sand and sugar. The final piece is then attached to a pinhead for display.

“For color, he uses a hair plucked from a dead fly,” explains ChipChick. “Some of his work include a Malcom X figure on the head of a toothpick, a Santa Claus, Muhammad Ali, The Thinker, and Elvis Presley on a pinhead. Polly Pocket of the 90’s has got nothing on this guy,”

Check out his Wikipedia entry.
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[06 Jul 2007|03:33pm]

chester_bnngton
Hello there, my name's Mary and I'm from Mexico, I'm new on this comm and in the fandom actually, I've known about Elvis all through my life (like any normal person *lol* who doesn't know about Elvis?) anyway, but these pasts months I've been obsessed with him.

But the sad part of the story, is that I only own four albums and they aren't studio albums and that quite sucks 'cause I need more music hehehe BUT, I can't find it anywhere, I've tried music-communities/blogs, etc, but they barely have Elvis' music, and I was wondering if you could point me where can I download his music or if you could upload it for me, I'd really appreciate it :D (No worries, loves... I'm planning on getting original albums as soon as I get a job hehe)

And also I'd really appreciate if you could tell me the titles of his albums and stuff, I really need information about him and his music hehe.

In advance... thank you, very much!

Mary


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[31 May 2006|09:57pm]

80s_rock_on
hey everyone im planning on getting a sleeve of memphis tattooed on me so far i have elvis, jerry lee lewis, johnny cash, sun studios, beale street and a rocket 88 planned to be tattooed but i need more ne one have ne ideas for me to add on to my design?
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TRIBUTE to the King TONIGHT!! [09 May 2006|05:11pm]

groovystyle
[ mood | contemplative ]

...On American Idol....I truly don't like the show, but, Of course I gotta watch tonight!!

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Sorry this is a bit late just stumbled upon it....... [10 Mar 2006|12:25am]

katryana
[ mood | blah ]

Saturday 4 March 2006

Charlie Hodge has died: Following several unconfirmed reports during the day, Charmaine Voisine has sent us this sad message, subsequently confirmed by Marty Lacker: It is with a very sad heart that I have to pass on to all Elvis fans around the world that a very close friend and confidante, Charlie Hodge passed away earlier on this evening as a result of lung cancer that was inoperable.  He had a couple of treatments of radiation therapy in between December and January.

Charlie Hodge first met Elvis Presley on a transport ship enroute to Germany from New York back in September 1958 and they served in the Army together and this is where their very close friendship developed and continued until  Elvis passed away in 1977.

Charlie Hodge was the guy that sang back up for Elvis, played guitar and also handed Elvis water and scarf's during his shows in the 1970's.

 Charlie has been performing nightly at the Memories Theatre for the past few years and he was only diagnosed in December 2005 that he had lung cancer and continued to perform despite that he had cancer, like Elvis, he was a true and dedicated performer for the love of his fans. We have designed a forum where fans of Elvis Presley and Charlie Hodge can come together to post up messages of condolences for the family of Charlie Hodge and also to post up messages they can share with the the Elvis community of friends and fans ~ their own experiences of meeting Charlie Hodge , spending time with him ~ or seeing him perform LIVE ~ 
This forum is in Memory of a wonderful person and great friend and confidante to our beloved Elvis Presley We would like to welcome you all to join this forum and post your messages - we will be making sure that his family and friends see this forum To join:- http://launch.groups.yahoo.com/group/Charlie-Hodge or :- 

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Hunka burnin love.... [14 Aug 2005|11:14pm]

vanian
wyntervc99: jeff almost burned down the star bar last nite
Johannnnn : wow.
wyntervc99: well see
wyntervc99: haveyou been to the star bar?
Johannnnn : nope
wyntervc99: well it used to be a bank
wyntervc99: and they still have the safe depostie vault n such
wyntervc99: two vaults actually coz its two levels
wyntervc99: but the one upstairs - where the safe deposit boxes were
wyntervc99: they have turned it into a Elvis Vault
wyntervc99: big golden toilet and tons of elvis memorabilia
wyntervc99: and they have all this behind some glass partition
wyntervc99: and a kneeling bench an all
wyntervc99: reealy cool
Johannnnn : vh1 had a anna nicole smith special on today.
wyntervc99: they also have a real old wurlitzer juke box
wyntervc99: that has all elvis songs in it and its free
wyntervc99: and across fromt hat they have candles - th ones in glass like restaurant candles
Johannnnn : oooh
wyntervc99: so jeff was tryn to make sure they were all lit
wyntervc99: coz last nite was the death day of the big e
wyntervc99: and one was out of a wick
wyntervc99: so he just put the matchbook init
wyntervc99: well that sucker got hot
wyntervc99: and the glass started breaking
Johannnnn : ooops
wyntervc99: and the flame was pretty big
wyntervc99: so this guy comes in - big skinhed looking guy
wyntervc99: and hes like wow thats kidna big flame
wyntervc99: so being the genius he is he decides some good ol pbr will put it out
wyntervc99: well er uh
wyntervc99: alcohol is like
wyntervc99: flmable
Johannnnn : specially pbr
wyntervc99: so the flame gets all bigger
wyntervc99: and jeff and i were like oooooo kewl
wyntervc99: and im laughing at the guy
wyntervc99: dood uh that didnt wrok
wyntervc99: so then he leaves
wyntervc99: and jeff and i are still there and the glass breaks more
wyntervc99: so jeff decidesds
wyntervc99: maybe he shoulod just pour MORE pbr on it
wyntervc99: yeah like thatll work
wyntervc99: so now the flame is like licking the ceiling
wyntervc99: and its fekkin huge
wyntervc99: and were like uh...
wyntervc99: shit
wyntervc99: not know ing what to do
Johannnnn : lol
wyntervc99: so then the first guy comes back
wyntervc99: witha fire extinguisher
wyntervc99: and hes ike
wyntervc99: step back
wyntervc99: imma FIREMAN
wyntervc99: heheheheh
wyntervc99: i was like
wyntervc99: dood you fukkin STARTED it!
Johannnnn : lol
wyntervc99: i hope hes a fireman in my didtrict
wyntervc99: i mena i hope NOT
wyntervc99: i went up to him after wardds
wyntervc99: and he was like
wyntervc99: hey who saved the starbar?? yeah dats rite i did
Johannnnn : dork
wyntervc99: and i was all - oh so thats what you firemen do
wyntervc99: go round starting fires
wyntervc99: then put em out so you be all heros n junk
wyntervc99: hehehe
wyntervc99: baldy


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Join Elvis The King Promo Pic [26 Jul 2005|10:59pm]

lore_rules
[ mood | amused ]

If you wanted to use this promo pic for the group, go right ahead.

Image hosted by Photobucket.com

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[23 May 2005|08:10am]

flowersoflilies
I was wondering if we could have some small promoters? If that is possible?
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[23 May 2005|08:04am]

flowersoflilies
+TELL US ABOUT YOU!+
name:Ann
age:16
state:KY




WHAT'S YOUR FAVORITE...
Elvis movie:I've only watched Love Me Tender
Elvis song:All Shook Up
Elvis outfit:I dunno
Elvis era:50's (definatly)




JUST SOME STUFF...
how long have you been a fan? a year
have you ever been to Memphis, Tennessee or any other part of it? no
do you dis-respect anyone from the Presley family? if so, who? no
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ELVIS has left the building & gone to EBAY! [18 May 2005|09:42am]

groovystyle
[ mood | cranky ]

Here are 2 ELVIS items I'm selling...a diy authentic ELVIS fabric make-up case or purse & book(Also NOT pictured is a set of ELVIS TV GUIDES):

http://www.groovystyle4me.com

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The Ultimate Elvis Quiz; Part Three [13 May 2005|10:53pm]

katryana

Ok kiddies here is part three, this will be an even longer and harder quiz for those of you who did well on the first two; copy and paste the questions to the comment page and fill in the blanks.  Good Luck and have fun!!!!!

 

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CBS special today... [13 May 2005|09:29pm]

groovystyle
[ mood | contemplative ]

Did anyone catch the CBS special today "ELVIS by the Presleys"?? I merely caught the very end of it & it almost had me crying!! Has Pricilla had alot of plastic sugery....her face seems very tight? I was thinking that because although she looks lovely today, it seems like something was done to her face...anyone think the same? However, I still have heard she's a nice person & a great busienss woman too. I simply was wondering about the plastic surgery thing because she seemed a bit different in the face.

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Hey! [10 May 2005|09:55am]

sexy_kinda06
Intro post...

+TELL US ABOUT YOU!+
name: Karen
age: 17
state: Texas




WHAT'S YOUR FAVORITE...
Elvis movie: hmmm...So far it's "G.I. Blues," but I have yet to see Jailhouse Rock, so I might like that one better.
Elvis song: Can't Help Falling in Love
Elvis outfit: That leather comback outfit...hot!
Elvis era: 50s, and the 70s were pretty cool too.




JUST SOME STUFF...
how long have you been a fan? Since I can remember
have you ever been to Memphis, Tennessee or any other part of it? Nope, but I think I'm going this summer.
do you dis-respect anyone from the Presley family? if so, who? Nope, I do love Priscilla in the Naked Gun movies, they're so great!
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The Ultimate Elvis Quiz; Part One [08 May 2005|07:40pm]

katryana
[ mood | accomplished ]

In Honor of the Movies This Week a Quiz to see just how well you know Elvis the man. So step on up and test your knowledge. Part two is to come before the airing of the second half of the movie.






Take my Quiz on QuizYourFriends.com!

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just joined [07 May 2005|04:25pm]

__greenpolkadot
+TELL US ABOUT YOU!+
name: Sara
age: 17
state: NJ


WHAT'S YOUR FAVORITE...
Elvis movie: Jailhouse Rock!
Elvis song: Don't Be Cruel
Elvis outfit: anything he wore in the 50's
Elvis era: 50's


JUST SOME STUFF...
how long have you been a fan? Always liked him, but over the past 2 years its more of an obsession.
have you ever been to Memphis, Tennessee or any other part of it? No
do you dis-respect anyone from the Presley family? if so, who? No, I dont really have any interest in anyone else because I'm more of 50's-60's fan, though Elvis is still Elvis whatever decade.
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Welcome To My World [08 Apr 2005|05:28pm]

katryana
[ mood | artistic ]

Welcome To My World
Elvis Presley

Welcome to my world,
Won't you come on in
Miracles, I guess
Still happen now and then
Step into my heart
Leave your cares behind
Welcome to my world
Built with you in mind

Knock and the door shall be open
Seek and you will find
Ask and you'll be given
The key to this heart of mine

I'll be waiting there
With my arms unfurled
Waiting just for you
Welcome to my world
Welcome to my world

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New. =) [07 Mar 2005|10:56pm]

lights______out
[ mood | ecstatic ]

+TELL US ABOUT YOU!+
name: Darla
age: 17
state: Colorado


WHAT'S YOUR FAVORITE...
Elvis movie: King Creole!
Elvis song: If I MUST pick only one, I'll go with "One Night." It's what I'm listening to right now.
Elvis outfit: The black leather suit, definitely.
Elvis era: The 60s.


JUST SOME STUFF...
how long have you been a fan? Since before I can remember. I was raised on Elvis.
have you ever been to Memphis, Tennessee or any other part of it? No, I haven't had the money. =\
do you dis-respect anyone from the Presley family? if so, who? No, of course not! Any resentment I have stems purely from jealousy, not disrespect.

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[19 Feb 2005|03:35pm]

lore_rules
[ mood | accomplished ]

Hi everyone,

I've been away for a while but I have a couple of elvis things to tell you. One is if you go to this this site and enter a search in for Elvis, there are a few all Elvis radio channels.

The second is I'm starting to work on an Elvis multimedia website which will have multimedia files, pictures, backgrounds, links, hotbars, winamp skins, sounds, LJ avatars, buddy icons and anything else I can think of to add.

If anyone could suggest something to have on the site (I only have the first page up so far) let me know.

♥ing Elvis

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EXCLUSIVE design! ELVIS pillowcases. [18 Jan 2005|01:19pm]

groovystyle
[ mood | worried ]

Ooo! Lookie here baby! You're bound to get a whole lotta HUNKA BURNIN' LOVE if ya have these babies on your bed! I purchased the LAST quantity of this fabric bolt sraight from the company that made it. You can BUY IT NOW on Ebay: http://www.groovystyle4me.com


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Aint it funny how time slips away.... [14 Jan 2005|11:23pm]

emma_01
[ mood | happy ]

Today marks 32-years since Elvis broke a new record, 14th January 1974  the famous Aloha From Hawaii concert aired and broke world records by being the first to be beamed via satellitte and for reaching most of the globe. it's said that someone in China picked up the concert.

Aloha From Hawaii, January 14th 1974Collapse )

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