Tymoteusz rookie

Sasha / Tymon / Tymoteusz

My dog's name is Grotesk.

Łódź / Warsaw/ Lucerne, poland


How long have you been printing?

2017 (?)

Describe your first encounter with letterpress

My family. My mother and my grandparents. Prints at home. Later first prints at the academy of fine arts in Warsaw

Where did you learn?

University, grandfather, friends

Who was your most influential teacher?

My father and my grandfather

What super power would you like to have?

Flying would be nice but I would also appreciate talking with the dead

Do you prefer to work alone or with others?

Depends on the project and If I'm hungry

What do you most value in your friends?

Trust and humor

When do your best ideas occur to you?

Spontaneous action and short deadline

If you were to die and come back as a typeface, which would it be?

Now I'm a Ruder plakat. My dog's name is Grotesk.

What tool do you use more often than any other?

My brain I wish, but I think hand goes first.

What books are currently on your nightstand?

1984 Orwell, Brave new world Huxley, 451 fahrenheit Bradbury

If you could study with any printer throughout history, who would it be?

Maybe Goya

If you have your own shop, what equipment do you own?

More splendor (font)

If you could change one thing about your shop, what would it be?

People cleaning after work

When and where are you the happiest?

With my girlfriend in Estonia and after finishing big project

What is your greatest fear/worry?

Becoming workaholic

What do you think is useful about what you make?

Its fun to look at

What’s your day job?

Organizing, talking with artists, design, painting

Do you use any other techniques or media besides letterpress?

Painting, performance, digital printing