Hatch Show Print
|A wall of posters printed at Hatch Show Print|
|Type is set and printing is done by hand|
Inside you’ll see an entire wall covered—clear up to the ceiling—with posters for stars like Johnny Cash, Tammy Wynette, Hank Williams, and Patsy Cline, as well as contemporary clients including Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, Shania Twain, Wynona Judd, and Coldplay.
|Thousands of people come every year to Hatch Show Print to |
watch this historical printing process in action.
Manuel, Exclusive Clothier
|Elaborate embroidery on a|
That’s exactly what this famous tailor has done for stars including Kenny Chesney, Dolly Parton, Keith Urban, and Miranda Lambert. Ever wonder how Johnny Cash became the Man in Black? Or why Elvis began wearing gold jumpsuits? Or who came up with Dwight Yoakum’s skinny leg look?
|Larry tries on a special Manuel jacket.|
Manuel’s embroidery and design skills earned him the nickname of Rhinestone Rembrandt—and his artistic pieces are worthy of display in museums like Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame, Smithsonian, and Metropolitan Museum of Art.
|Athena at Nashville's Parthenon|
The Parthenon is also Nashville’s art museum with a permanent collection of paintings by 19th and 20th century American artists.
Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art
|Cheekwood Botanical Garden is gorgeous in spring.|
|Special events are held at Cheekwood Mansion|
Nearby historical sites
Venture to Belle Meade Plantation and Belmont Mansion to see how the upper class lived in the 19th century, or tour Jack Daniel’s Distillery for a whiff of its charcoal mellowed whiskey. History buffs will enjoy the Hermitage, home of Andrew Jackson, and Travelers Rest Plantation and Museum.
|Don't miss outstanding collections at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum.|
Photos by Larry and Beverly Burmeier