Coppers and Brasses

Caserne Stencil, Montreal, 2015
  • GR Graphic design
Coppers and Brasses is an independent type foundry based in Montréal, specializing in retail typefaces, custom fonts and tailored lettering. As well as creating custom letters in branding, paint, stone and gold leaf, Étienne and Alexandre bring their passion for type to industry and the public with teaching, consultations, workshops and events —€“ all part of their mission to put Montréal typography firmly on the map.
Latest awards

2017

  • Concours Grafika, Infopresse, Projet primé, Original typographical creation category (complete font or logo) - Font family Triade - Montreal

2016

  • Type Directors Club Competition, The Type Directors Club (New York), Winner, Identity category - Caserne - Montreal
  • Concours Grafika, Infopresse, Grand Prize, Original typographic creation category - Caserne Stencil - Montreal
  • AppliedArts Design Awards, Applied Art Magazine, Winner, Original typographic creation category - Caserne – Montreal

2015

  • Favorite Typefaces of 2015, Typographica - Double - Montreal

2014

  • Morisawa Type Design Competition, Morisawa (Japan), Honorable Mention, Latin Typeface - Nurraq - Den Haag
Enterprise data
Full-time employees: 
1
Part-time employees: 
1
Local business (Montreal, Quebec, Canada): 
50 %
Foreign business (international): 
50 %
In business since: 
2012