Unlike type design, calligraphy does not rely on construction or drafting, drawing and redrawing, Each calligraphic letter is individual, described by H. Jenkins as: ‘a freehand in which the freedom is so nicely reconciled with order that the understanding eye is pleased to contemplate it’.

Lettering: A Reference manual of techniques by Andrew Haslam 

Typographic/lyrical print done by Boris Pelcer.

I like how he’s used stars for the typography of the poster, suggesting a romantic, magical and fantasy-ish feeling. The typography’s also beautifully illustrated.¬†