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    Emery is inspired by an eye-opening experience I encountered while visiting Paris. Where I am from in Singapore burial grounds are dreary places … Read More
    Emery is inspired by an eye-opening experience I encountered while visiting Paris. Where I am from in Singapore burial grounds are dreary places rarely visited. In contrast, Parisian cemeteries are strikingly beautiful park-like places frequently enjoyed by visitors. Intrigued by this discovery, I decided to develop Emery as a way to capture and celebrate the ornate and classical elements of these sacred spaces. Inspired by the sharp chiseled type adorning tombstones, the letterforms are based on the classic proportions of Trajan. An optional set of alternates is available when a more modern tone is desired. Emery is designed as a display typeface and performs best when set at 16 points and above. Read Less
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