medieval sitting duk portrait sitting 2


: these portraits have taken on a life of their own. Whilst I draw and paint his portrait at his home, the portrait has opened us up to a world of pure medievalness that surrounds the world of a 21st century disabled residence of Muchwenlock living in medieval times. This has lead the sitter to inventing a story based on his life and times that parables a modern live with a medieval perspective. The three paintings are reflecting this by emotionally responding to the story alongside this The Sitting Duk writes his story to be published on the blog

About Tanya Raabe

Tanya Raabe Visual Artist: an established Artist has recently toured Who’S WhO – portraits of established disabled artists nationally, including screening at National Portrait Gallery; exhibition tour, Light House, Wolverhampton; The Place, Telford; Oriel Wrexham, Shape, London. Recently as Artist Advisor to ACE and Cultural Olympiad on Artist taking the Lead commissioning panel. I'm Presently creating a new commision for Meadow Arts / National Trust Croft Castle, 'The Custodians'.
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