Sumner Stone

Sumner Stone is a type designer, type founder, logotype designer, calligrapher, author, and teacher. In 1990 he founded Stone Type Foundry Inc., now located in Rumsey, California for which he has designed and produced a large variety of commercially available typefaces as well as custom type designs, logotypes, and custom lettering.

Sumner is an experienced teacher of lettering, calligraphy, and typeface design. He is the author of On Stone: The Art and Use of Typography on the Personal Computer and Font: Sumner Stone, Calligraphy and Type Design in a Digital Age, as well as many articles about typography and typeface design. He has lectured widely on these topics.