Month: January 2016

Demo Reels: Blame Your Brother Creative Workshop

Want to watch another cool reel? Well look no further. Here’s the latest one from Blame Your Brother Creative Workshop. Blame Your Brother is Darren and Geoff Donovan, actual brothers, actual twins, actual crazy talented individuals. Darren’s an animator, Geoff’s…

DEMO REELS: Tinman Creative Studios

I’m tired of posting jobs. It’s great, there’s lots of work out there, but sometimes I get buried under the job posts and it feels like that’s all we share around here anymore. Want to watch some demo reels? Some…

jobby: Character Posing Artists, Elliott Animation, Toronto

Elliott Animation is hiring in Toronto! We are looking for an experienced Character Posers to join our team. Responsibilities will include creating production ready character poses in Flash. Successful applicants will have experience in posing or character design. Knowledge of…

Events: Animatic TO presents Indie Animation Film Maker Carla Veldman, TONIGHT, Toronto

If you’re in Toronto, and you want to hang with the animation crowd, tonight’s a great night to do it. Animatic TO’s latest edition is an evening with award-winning independent film maker Carla Veldman. From the event page: Carla Veldman…

press release: KIDS’ CBC WELCOMES NEW EXECUTIVES MARIE MCCANN AND DREW MULLIN

January 25, 2016– Kids’ CBC announced today the hiring of Marie McCann and Drew Mullin as executives in charge of production for Children’s Content.  In their new roles, McCann and Mullin will report directly to Martin Markle, senior director of Children’s Content…

jobby: Production Illustrator, Sago Sago, Toronto

Sago Sago is seeking a skilled illustrator to join our team. The production illustrator will work with our team to create artwork for a range of uses including animation, software, marketing and physical products. Responsibilities Create sketches and storyboards in…

jobby: Matte Painter, Arc Productions, Toronto

Arc Productions, a Canadian based CG animation and visual effects facility located in downtown Toronto is looking for a Matte Painter to join our team for a short-term contract. With over 250 artists and technical directors and the most up…

jobby: BUSINESS AFFAIRS ADMINISTRATOR, Guru Studio, Toronto

Guru Studio’s dedicated team is passionate about bringing inspired character driven stories to screens around the world.   Our award-winning and internationally renowned Toronto-based entertainment company is looking for an experienced Business Affairs Administrator, who will be responsible for the…

jobby: 3D LIGHTING ARTIST, Guru Studio, Toronto

3D LIGHTING ARTIST Guru studio, the award winning and internationally renowned animation facility in Toronto is looking for a 3D Lighting Artist to help bring our next batch of fantastic projects to life. Responsibilities: Use existing light rigs to generate…

jobby: 3D FX Artist, Guru Studio, Toronto

Guru Studio’s dedicated team is passionate about bringing inspired character driven stories to screens around the world. Our award winning and internationally renowned Toronto animated entertainment company is looking for an 3D FX Artist to join our newest production. Responsibilities: Collaborate…

jobby: Layout Artists, Welcome to the Wayne, Toronto

We are currently looking for talented layout artists to work on Nickelodeon’s original series ‘Welcome to the Wayne’. This is a unique opportunity for highly skilled and motivate layout artists who want to work on a challenging and rewarding series.…

jobby: 3D Environment Artists, Welcome to the Wayne, Toronto

We are currently looking for talented layout artists to work on Nickelodeon’s original series ‘Welcome to the Wayne’. This is a unique opportunity for highly skilled and motivated artist who wants to work on a challenging and rewarding series.  …

jobby: Background Artists, Welcome to the Wayne, Toronto

We are currently looking for talented background artists to work on Nickelodeon’s original series ‘Welcome to the Wayne’. This is a unique opportunity for highly skilled and motivate background artists who want to work on a challenging and rewarding series.…

jobby: CG Generalist, Go Lucky, Toronto

Go Lucky is looking for CG Generalists for a short term, freelance contract in March and April. The job involves primarily Modeling and Surfacing 5 characters, but could expand to some rigging and very minor animation. Stylized human characters, superhero/action…

Robert Valley Kickstarter Live: Pear Cider and Cigarettes

In crowdfunding news, Robert Valley has launched a campaign to complete his long-in-progress film Pear Cider and Cigarettes. It’s based on a true story, one he’s told in graphic novel format before, and this is the inevitable final version. Robert’s…

showcase: Jo Minkus, by Benjamin Anders

Nickelodeon International has unveiled another Canadian creation. This one is Jo Minkus, from Sheridan alum Benjamin Anders. It’s a ton of fun. Jo Minkus from Nickelodeon International on Vimeo. This film was originally conceived during Ben’s time at Sheridan, and…

jobby: Feature Production Coordinator, AIC Movie, Toronto

AIC STUDIOS  Located in Toronto, Ontario, AIC Studios is a part of AIC Movie, a group of Canadian companies specializing in the financing, production, post-production and distribution of feature films, television programs and animated series. Blending innovative technology with inspired artists…

jobby: Lighter, Arc Productions, Toronto

Arc Productions, a Canadian based CG animation and visual effects facility located in downtown Toronto is looking for a Lighter to join our team. With over 250 artists and technical directors and the most up to date resources available, we…

jobby: Animator, Arc Productions, Toronto

Arc Productions, a Canadian based CG animation and visual effects facility located in downtown Toronto is looking for an Animator to join our team. With over 250 artists and technical directors and the most up to date resources available, we…

jobby: Storyboard Artists, Wild Kratts, Ottawa

Company – WK5 Production Series – Wild Kratts Job Title – Storyboard Artists Job Type – Freelance Compensation – Competitive rates, please inquire Start Date – Feb 2016 Responsibilities – Work with tight deadlines – Be able to attend launch…

press release: TAAFI ANNOUNCES 2016 GUEST SPEAKERS

Walt Disney Studios, Hanna-Barbera, and many recognized animators TORONTO, ON — The Toronto Animation Arts Festival International (TAAFI) has announced six guest speakers for its 2016 program. Recognized for their work on various award-winning animated films and popular television series,…

jobby: Fun Pack Artist, 9 Story Media Group, Toronto

9 Story Media Group is an industry leading creator, producer and distributor of award-winning animated and live action content for young audiences around the world. 9 Story has produced over 900 animated and live action episodes, seen on some of the…

press release: Nerds and Monsters Season 2 on YTV

SLAP HAPPY CARTOONS’  NERDS AND MONSTERS SEASON TWO PREMIERES SATURDAY JANUARY 9th at 10:00 a.m. ET/PT ON YTV (Jan. 6, 2016 – Vancouver, Canada) – Vancouver-based animation studio Slap Happy Cartoons Inc. is pleased to announce the premiere of the…

jobby: Harmony Animators, Big Jump Productions, Ottawa

Big Jump is looking for talented Harmony animators to join our crew for our newest Prime Time project titled Camp WWE.  Applicants must be Ontario Residents and Canadian citizens and must have at least 2 years of experience or a…

jobby: Effects Artist, Arc Productions, Toronto

Arc Productions, a Canadian based CG animation and visual effects facility located in downtown Toronto is looking for an Animator to join our team. With over 250 artists and technical directors and the most up to date resources available, we…

jobby: Surfacing Artist, Arc Productions, Toronto

Arc Productions, a Canadian based CG animation and visual effects facility located in downtown Toronto. With over 250 artists and technical directors and the most up to date resources available, we bring the vision to both major Hollywood studios and…

jobby: Technical Director, Arc productions, Toronto

Arc Productions, a Canadian based CG animation and visual effects facility located in Toronto, Ontario Canada is looking for Technical Directors to join the team. With over 250 artists and technical directors and the most up to date resources available,…

jobby: Producer, Arc Productions, Toronto

Arc Productions, a Canadian based CG animation and visual effects facility located in downtown Toronto. With over 250 artists and technical directors and the most up to date resources available, we bring the vision to both major Hollywood studios and…