Richard Lipton has been designing letterforms for more than 40 years. A senior designer at Font Bureau, he develops original typefaces as well as custom type for international clients. Lipton began his lettering journey in college, where he was introduced to the magic of calligraphy. In 1983, Lipton joined Bitstream, working under the guidance of Mike Parker and Matthew Carter. His original designs include Bickham Script (for Adobe), Canto, and Sloop.