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Eric Kempson

Eric Kempson Fine Art

Molyvos, Lesvos

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The multi-talented
Eric Kempson
was born in Hampshire, England in 1955,
and was brought up and educated in Winchester. His early career encompassed animal keeping, working with big cats and baboons in safari parks in England and Italy, estate management, and large-scale landscape design. In 1999 he moved to Molyvos, Lesvos, Greece, with his wife and baby daughter.
He now devotes himself to his painting, and to sculpture in the local olive wood:-
over the years he has perfected his own techniques for working this notoriously difficult material. His influences range from Ancient Greek and Old English mythology to twentieth century Surrealism, but for his sculptures he derives his main inspiration from the grain, texture, and shape of the wood he is working with at the time. Today, Lesvos is one of the main centres of olive cultivation in Greece ,with the highest density of trees - over eleven million, more than 120 for every inhabitant of the island.
Eric lives and works in an olive grove in a valley within the mystic seven hills of Eftalou, home over the centuries to poets, writers, and seekers after peace and wisdom.
Much of his raw material, all personally selected, comes from within walking distance, from trees at the end of their working lives, often centuries old, which over time have developed the density and beautifully convoluted grain which makes working olive wood so difficult, but which is central to his work, and makes the finished pieces so rewarding.
If you would like your prints signed and dedicated by the artists, Eric Kempson at a very reasonable cost. A great gift for that special occasion or person.
You can contact him with your request at ellenisworkshop@hotmail.com





 

Floral Passion by Eric Kempson

 

The good the bad and the ugly by Eric Kempson

 

Mike Screams by Eric Kempson

 

Yoga kneeling Lady by Eric Kempson

 

Tutti Frutti by Eric Kempson

 

Molyvos Lesvos Egrets by moonlight by Eric Kempson

 

Yoga Moves by Eric Kempson

 

Good Morning by Eric Kempson

 

Green Onions by Eric Kempson

 

Tango by Eric Kempson

 

Floral Fusion by Eric Kempson

 

To The One I Love by Eric Kempson

 

Fashion Show by Eric Kempson

 

Love Is Blind by Eric Kempson

 

Cool Rock by Eric Kempson

 

Lifes Worker by Eric Kempson

 

Lifes Harmony by Eric Kempson

 

Beautiful Spring by Eric Kempson

 

Snuggles by Eric Kempson

 

Natures Keyboard by Eric Kempson

 

Natures Romance by Eric Kempson

 

Breakfast Time by Eric Kempson

 

I Spy by Eric Kempson

 

Queens by Eric Kempson

 

Natures Music by Eric Kempson

 

The Cardinal by Eric Kempson

 

HORNET by Eric Kempson

 

Scarce Swallowtail by Eric Kempson

 

Swallowtail by Eric Kempson

 

The Queen by Eric Kempson

 

Night Fever by Eric Kempson

 

Paranormal Rocks by Eric Kempson

 

I FEEL LOVE by Eric Kempson

 

Paranormal Rock by Eric Kempson

 

GHOST by Eric Kempson

 

Deep Purple Rocks by Eric Kempson

 

Lifes Stairway by Eric Kempson

 

Deep Purple by Eric Kempson

 

BOO by Eric Kempson

BOO

 

SCREAM by Eric Kempson

 

Tap Out by Eric Kempson

 

Shaken Not Stirred by Eric Kempson

 

Hard Rock by Eric Kempson

 

Flower power by Eric Kempson

 

Inner Peace by Eric Kempson

 

Promo Shell By Eric Kempson by Eric Kempson

 

True Love Rocks by Eric Kempson

 

India Rocks by Eric Kempson