Clients & Book List

Clients John Stevens has been commissioned by:

Yale University

The Royal Mail (UK)

Columbia University

David Yurman

 Atlantic Records

Bergdorf Goodman






Harcourt Brace



J.Pierpont Morgan Library






Readers Digest

MacMillan/ McGraw Hill



New York Public Library



Rolling Stone

Royal Mail/UK

Sony Music

Simon & Schuster


The Limited/Victoria Secret

Universal Studios

Penn State


John has been featured in many publications and books over the past 30 years.

Partial list of books:

Calligraphy / Claude Mediavilla ( France )

Kaligrafi / Christopher Haanes ( Norway )

Modern Scribes & Lettering Artists 2 (England)

Lettering Art / Joanne Fink

Calligraphy Today / Heather Child (England)

Creative Stroke 1 & 2 / Richard Emery

Great Type & Lettering / David Brier

Calligraphy / David Harris (UK)

Letter Work / Brody Neuenschwander

Calligraphy Review

Calligraphy in the Graphic Arts| NYC

Speedball Textbook

Excellence in Lettering & Typography / Horvath & Lobato

Calligraphy, The Rhythm of Writing / Satwinder Sehmi (England)

Annual of The New York Type Directors Club

Bright Ideas 1998

Scripsit (Journal of The Washington Calligraphers Guild) 1998 & 1999

Artist & Alphabet AIGA / NYC 2000

Looking at the Same Moon 2000 ( Netherlands)

Creative Jolt 2000 / Denise Anderson

PRINT / Jan.-Feb 2001. issue. Article by Paul Shaw (other calligraphers featured as well)

Spring Lines 2001 • Contemporary Calligraphy from the East and West

Handwritten • expressive lettering in the digital age | 2004 •Steven Heller & Mirko Ilic

Word+Craft International Calligraphy Invitational 2006 | Southern Highland Craft Guild|

The Art of Letter Carving in Stone | Tom Perkins 2006

The EDGE | Fall 2010 | Special issue of CLAS UK, guest edited/designed by Denis Brown

Scripsit | Washington DC | Collaboration with Martin O’Brien | 2012

The Art of Calligraphy & Lettering | 2011 | Walter Foster Books

Calligraphy  Minako Sando- Japan | 2012

The World Encyclopedia of Calligraphy | Christopher Calderhead & Holly Cohen | 2012

“Typography” from Japan (Issue#1) Article about Stevens Titling with John & Ryuichi by Yuko Miyago | The blog of Eye Magazine: about Stevens Titling typeface

Alphabets, Flora and Fauna | Silvia Cordero Vega |2012| Calligraphic, typographic, hybrids and experimental traces…

Hand to Type | 2012 | Scripts, Hand-Lettering and Calligraphy (The beauty and art of creating handwritten letter forms.)

Alphabet| Calligraphy | 2014 | First Western Calligraphy book in Korea with many of the best from around the world | Hee Yong Kim

The Eternal Letter: Two Millennia of the Classical Roman Capital (Codex Studies in Letterforms)

Manuale Calligraphicum | 2016 | Examples of Calligraphy by Students of Hermann Zapf

The Calligraphy Revival: 1906 to 2016 | An exhibition of the art of beautiful writing | The Grolier Club of New York | NYTimes