The art of logos: beautiful hand drawn versions of prominent brands

Sebastian Lester
Remember all the doodles that graced our notebooks when we were in school? From flowery decorations to attempts on different font types, many would-be designers’ notebook pages were filled with bits of brilliant boredom-induced creativity. This artist takes it one step further.

Sebastian “Seb” Lester is a London-based typographic illustrator and artist. Most well known for his work on J.D. Salinger’s book covers, which the author had approved himself, and the official font for the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics, he’s also the mastermind behind the mastheads for The Daily Telegraph and The Sunday Telegraph.

But more importantly, his ability to masterfully free hand the logos of ten prominent companies is just astounding. Watch the video below, and see the experience and steady hand of a master typography illustrator.

Check out his Instagram and personal website for more examples of his works.