Eric James-Mellon

1925 - 2014

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Eric Jame Mellon trained at the Central School of Arts and Crafts in London (1945–47), he was awarded his National Diploma in Design: Illustration (1947).

In the early 1950s he set up an artistic community at Hillesden, Buckinghamshire, with his friend Derek Davis and others.] In 1956 he married the artist Martina Thomas and the following year moved to a house he built at Bognor Regis in West Sussex.

Mellon died on 14 January 2014 at the age of 88.