If you love books, then you will also love the way they are made and the words that are in them. I’m not just talking about the evocative power of a beautiful phrase like Shakespeare’s: She walks in beauty, like the night. Of cloudless climes and starry skies.
The physical shape of the letters themselves can be transformed into works of art, something that calligrapher Seb Lester does to stunning effect. If you don’t know Seb’s work, then let me introduce you to him via this short YouTube video. He has a massive following on Instagram too, with over 650,000 followers. He makes the ordinary beautiful and the beautiful extraordinary.