Petra studied Type Design and Typography studio at the Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague, finishing with her PhD thesis about New Script Forms. Since 2013 she is a member of Briefcase Type Foundry team. She is focused on editorial work and books, such as Typo9010 which won several awards all over the world. Besides being a type designer, Petra is a passionate sign painter and lettering artist, always working on new (digital) scripts. She received TDC Award of excellence for her diploma project dealing with the Czechoslovak calligraphy and new hand lettering forms.