Frederick John England is more widely known as Eric. He was born in 1939. He studied at Brighton College of Art in 1956, in Norway in 1960 and in London in 1961.
He went on to lecture in painting and art history at Leek School of Art in North Staffordshire, and became the President of the Society of Staffordshire Artists and a member of the Free Painters and Sculptors.
England has exhibited widely in the UK and abroad, and has works in various permanent collections. He works from his gallery in Leek, Staffordshire. He has showed at Royal Institute, The RBA, and widely in the provinces. At the Paris Salon he won Gold in 1975 and other Silver medals.
Examples of his work are held by the Potteries Museum and Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent. He has also been a Patron of The Civil and Public Service Artists Group.
His work is now becoming increasingly appreciated and widely collected.