Felix Braden was born in Koblenz, Germany. Since he was a boy his biggest passions were drawing and painting, so he decided to study graphic design at the Fachhochschule Trier and graduated 1998 in typography with Prof. Andreas Hogan. During this time he worked with the type designer Jens Gehlhaar, discovered typography, and began to design typefaces. In 2000 he founded the free-font site Floodfonts with Peter Hoffmann.
After working for five years as an art director for Gaga-Design, Koblenz, he decided to set up his own graphic design studio in Cologne. He now lives in Cologne working as a freelance designer and as a art director vor MWK Cologne. His typefaces Grimoire and Sadness are available from Fountain, Supernormale is available at URW+.