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Lettering by John Skelton

John Skelton was a typographer, letter carver and sculptor. He was related to Eric Gill, and I have briefly touched on his life in an earlier post. I took some lessons from him when I was beginning letter carving and kept in touch until his death in 1999. More about him can be found here ww.johnskelton.org.uk/biog.htm (The first piece is a brushwork I had from him at one of his workshops.)

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