Seb Lester trained in Graphic Design at Central Saint Martins in London. He now lives and works in Lewes, England, as an artist and designer.

Lester is one of the highest profile calligraphers in the world, with over two million accounts following his regular calligraphic posts on social media. He has developed logos and illustrations for some of the world’s biggest companies, publications and events, including the likes of NASA, Apple, Nike, Intel, The New York Times, The 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics and JD Salinger’s final reissue of The Catcher in the Rye. Previously a Senior Type Designer at Monotype for nine years, he has developed custom typefaces for many familiar brands including British Airways, Intel, Waitrose, The Daily Telegraph and H&M.

He is passionate about letterforms stating "I find the Latin alphabet to be one of our most beautiful and profound creations".