About Leighton Font Family
Leighton is a four-weight serif font family that was created in 1993 by Paul Hickson (P&P Hickson) and Steve Jackaman (ITF) exclusively for ITF’s Red Rooster Collection. Its designs are loosely based on the typeface Lectura, which was designed in 1966 by Dick Dooijes for the Amsterdam Foundry.
Leighton is a conservative, demi-serif font in a Dutch style. It is ideal for upscale corporate projects and excels at any size.
is a trademark of International TypeFounders, Inc..
About Red Rooster Collection
Steve Jackaman, a British typography expert with over 40 years experience, started the Red Rooster Typefounders (RRT) in 1990 with a team of highly skilled type designers, typographers and software experts. Over the next four years, this team designed and produced nearly 200 typestyles.
In 1994, Jackaman formed International TypeFounders, Inc. (ITF) with a new team of distinct and prolific type designers. Its flagship brand, the Red Rooster Collection, has grown to over 1,000 exclusive and unique fonts, and includes all the designs from the original RRT collection.
Numerous exclusively licensed font collections and independent designers are the backbone of the Red Rooster Collection, including: Typsettra/Les Usherwood collection, the Ludlow collection, the TP collection, Stephenson Blake, Ltd., the Robert DeLittle collection, Hal Taylor, the Face collection, QBF, Darren Scott, Alessandro Segalini, Foster & Horton, and Arthur Baker.