Three Ways to Improve Your Italic Calligraphy
Book jacket calligraphy detail.
I will post some new lettering here occasionally, either a finished piece; a sketch of work in progress or a warm-up exercise.
Book jacket lettering for publisher Houghton Mifflin.
A small sampling of custom lettering.
The original Sloop poster designed to promote the release of this popular script family.
After 20 years, Richard Lipton’s Bickham Script Pro 3 has finally reached the finish line.
The original Hoffmann poster launching the release of this unique san serif family.
The original Avalon poster launching the release of this calligraphic design.
Richard Lipton comes from a calligraphic background and always enjoys a chance to ignore his computer by occasionally accepting a lettering commission.
A versatile family of condensed formal scripts. Richard Lipton continually transforms the elegance of pen-on-paper into beautiful, functional fonts.
He is one of those rather modest designers who let their work speak for itself.