The theme of this Master thesis is to revive traditional sign painting (this branch is currently quite dead in the Czech Republic) and become a real sign painter. The goal is to create and offer contemporary script typefaces and boost street typography and the craft of sign painting in Prague.

Petra Dočekalová *1991
studied Type Design and Typography at the UMPRUM in Prague. She is a member of Suitcase/Briefcase Type Foundry team. She is focused on editorial work (Jaroslav Benda and his typefaces, Scripts for Shop Windows and the Typo 9010 book). Her current interests is Czechoslovak calligraphy and lettering.

twitter: @docekalovapetra
instagram: petra.typo

Monolina typeface is distributed via

Photo by Peter Fabo.