Ewan Clayton is a calligrapher, writer and teacher. The studio space where he works and teaches is one block from the beach in Brighton, UK.
Ewan's recent talks on Vimeo
What is text? What is writing? Herb Herb Lublin Lecture Series. The Cooper Union, NYC. July 2016
Edward Johnston: calligraphy and type design. San Francisco Public Library. Supported by Adobe Typekit, San Francisco Public Library, Type@Cooper West, Letterform Archive. March 2016
The Golden Thread, a history of writing, is now out in Spanish as well as Italian. La Historia de la Escritura is published by Siruela. Reviews and interviews can be found in El Pais and El Mundo.
A paperback edition of The Golden Thread is now out in the UK and USA.
In Parenthesis by David Jones, Illustrations by Ewan Clayton, published by The Folio Society.
This extended poem on the First World War has cover design and eight lettered inscriptions by Ewan Clayton. The book was a finalist for the V&A Illustrations awards 2015.
See here for Youtube movie and here for a blog post by Ewan on the project.
Embracing Change: Spirituality and the Lindisfarne Gospels: Illustrated book (70 pages). An italian translation can be ordered direct from Ewan.