Sophie Wessex follows in the Queen's footsteps with remarkable royal first

SOPHIE, the Countess of Wessex will be the first ever royal to sit for the British sculptor Frances Segelman in a revolutionary virtual event.

The royal family have had to adapt to new ways of working during the coronavirus pandemic.  In this royal first, the Countess will be sculpted to mark the centenary of a sight loss charity.

The Leeds-born sculptor told Richard Eden from the Daily Mail: “It is a privilege.

“It will be the first time a member of the royal family has sat for me as part of a live virtual event, and the first royal sculpture I have created as a tactile piece of art for blind and...
source: Express

2020-06-30 03:29
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