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Nelvana Studio, A Corus Entertainment Company

Texturer/Shader – Contract Position


Nelvana Studio has an exciting opportunity for a Texturer/Shader in our Toronto office. Reporting to the series Art Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for assisting in maintaining the established art direction on a 3D series.


  • Texturing/Shading/UV mapping of sets, props and characters.  Set dressing as required
  • Execute creative vision of the Art Director and Supervising Art Director
  • Reports directly to the Art Director
  • Working within a production schedule with respect to deadlines
  • Attend texture launches
  • Liaise with related departments such as: lighting, modeling, assembly
  • Complete retakes to the specifications of the Art Director




  • Proficient with Photoshop and Maya.
  • Must have solid traditional painting skills and experience
  • Understanding of 3d lighting and how it impacts shading”.
  • Compositing experience considered an asset but not required
  • Good time management skills – ability to work within established schedule and set deadlines
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Able to troubleshoot
  • Able to follow direction


A positive, friendly manner and customer service approach that will enable the successful candidate to deal with challenging situations with honesty and integrity.

Interested applicants are invited to send a Demo Reel and Resume by May 29, 2017 to:

Judy Leung, Senior Manager, Studio Operations
Email Address:



*Please include Texturer/Shader in the subject line on your cover letter.

*No phone calls please. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Corus is committed to providing a fair and equitable work environment and encourages applications from qualified women, men, visible minorities, aboriginal peoples, and persons with disabilities


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