Archive for January, 2018

jobby: Rigger, Industrial Brothers, Toronto

Monday, January 29th, 2018

Rigger Start Date: March 2018 Overview: Industrial Brothers is currently looking for an enthusiastic Rigger to join the team for Season Two of our 2D Animated Series, DOT. Dot is created using CelAction and Paid Training will be provided.  The unique software allows Artists to create scenes in a 2D world with 3D capabilities. As… »

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jobby: Scene Planner, Industrial Brothers, Toronto

Monday, January 29th, 2018

Scene Planner Start Date: March 2018 Overview: Industrial Brothers is currently looking for an enthusiastic Scene Planner to join the team for Season Two of our 2D Animated Series, DOT. As a Scene Planner you would be responsible for setting up shots for a CelAction animated show. Paid Training Provided.   Responsibilities Responsible for setting… »

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from the internets: Frederator Talks to Animation Director Elise Simard

Friday, January 26th, 2018

Interesting to see Montreal animation director Elise Simard getting some attention from the gang at Frederator. There’s a terrific interview with Elise up on the Frederator tumblr, here’s the link: http://frederator-studios.frederator.com/tagged/Canadian_animation Go read… »

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jobby: Lead Character Build Artist (2D Harmony), Wild Kratts, Ottawa

Friday, January 26th, 2018

Lead Character build artist (2D Harmony) Wild Kratts is the #1 rated show on PBS Kids and TVO. Translated into 18 languages and airing in over 180 countries! The exciting animated property stars the Kratt brothers who explore the creature world with the help of their awesome animal-inspired Creature Power Suits. Combined with comical stories… »

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jobby: Prop Designer, Elliott Animation, Toronto

Friday, January 26th, 2018

Elliott Animation is hiring in Toronto! Elliott Animation is one of Canada’s few artist owned and managed studios that is dedicated to creatively and technologically empowering our people. Our team thrives on our innovative, entrepreneurial spirit and respect for talent and ability. We are adding a Prop Designer to our team. We are looking for… »

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jobby: Background Artist, Industrial Brothers, Toronto

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

Background Artist Start Date: March 2018 Position Overview: Industrial Brothers is currently looking for an enthusiastic Background Artist to join the team for Season Two of our 2D Animated Series, DOT. As the Background Artist you would be supporting the Art Director to create final coloured backgrounds for scenes. Responsibilities: Working closely with the Art… »

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jobby: Flash Designer (characters/props), Industrial Brothers, Toronto

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

Flash Designer (Character/Props) Start Date: March 2018 Position Overview: Industrial Brothers is currently looking for an enthusiastic Flash Designer to join the team for Season Two of our 2D Animated Series, DOT. As a Flash Designer, you would be working closely with the Art Director to create final Character and Prop designs based on Animatics… »

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jobby: Storyboard Revisionist, Industrial Brothers, Toronto

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

Storyboard Revisionist Start Date: February 2018 Position Overview: Industrial Brothers is currently looking for an enthusiastic Storyboard Revisionist to join the team for Season Two of our 2D Animated Series, DOT. As a Storyboard Revisionist, you will be working closely with the Series Director and Storyboard Supervisor to complete revisions within the schedule established by… »

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jobby: 2D FX Artist, Yowza! Animation, Toronto

Friday, January 19th, 2018

We are currently looking for talented 2D FX effect artist to work on Nickelodeon’s original series ‘Welcome to the Wayne’. This is a unique opportunity for highly skilled and motivated artists who want to work on a challenging and rewarding high profile series.   Start date:   DEC 2016 Term of Employment: full-time in-house, benefits… »

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jobby: 2D Animators, Yowza! Animation, Toronto

Friday, January 19th, 2018

We are currently looking for talented animators to work on Nickelodeon’s original series ‘Welcome to the Wayne’. This is a unique opportunity for highly skilled and motivated artists who want to work on a challenging and rewarding series. Start date: November 2017 Est. End date: TBD Term of employment: full-time in-house Salary: based on experience… »

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jobby: Harmony Animator, Taqqut Productions, Toronto

Friday, January 19th, 2018

Job: Harmony Animator Taqqut is a small collaborative studio that is growing. We are starting production on our second TV series, an Inuit-language preschool show, and we’re looking for great animators. Our company is based out of Iqaluit, Nunavut and Toronto, Ontario, but the animation position is located in Toronto. We have a down-to-earth atmosphere… »

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jobby: Storyboard Artist, Elliott Animation, Toronto

Friday, January 19th, 2018

Elliott Animation is hiring in Toronto! Elliott Animation is one of Canada’s few artist owned and managed studios that is dedicated to creatively and technologically empowering our people. Our team thrives on our innovative, entrepreneurial spirit and respect for talent and ability. We are looking for a Storyboard Artist to add to our team. 2D… »

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jobby:2D Digital Animator, Nelvana Studio, Toronto

Friday, January 19th, 2018

Nelvana Studio: A Corus Entertainment Company 2D Digital Animator, Toronto Nelvana Studio has an exciting opportunity for a 2D Digital Animator in our Toronto office. Reporting to the Animation Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for:   RESPONSIBILITIES: The creation and compositing of 2D animation Work alongside the Animation Director and Art Director to… »

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from the internets: the Secret to Paw Patrol’s Success, Origin of Cuphead, Canadian Films, blahblahblah

Monday, January 15th, 2018

The Globe and Mail looks into the massive success of Spinmaster’s unavoidable hit series, Paw Patrol: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/arts/television/whats-paw-patrols-secret-how-it-captivated-children-and-conquered-theworld/article37417532/ The origins of Cuphead, and StudioMDHR, via Polygon: https://www.polygon.com/features/2017/12/7/16745144/cuphead-artists-illustrate-five-year-development-cycle More Globe and Mail from December. This one’s a discussion of what needs to happen to make Canadian films successful. This conversation is eternal, but I’m always glad we’re… »

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jobby: 2D Design Lead, DHX Media, Vancouver

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Want to make awesome cartoons with amazingly talented teams in a cool new studio? DHX Media – Vancouver is looking for an experienced Design Lead to join our team! Are you a born leader with a keen eye for design? Were you destined to be a creative superstar and guide a team of talented artists… »

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jobby: Character Builds Artist, Copernicus Studios, Halifax

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Character Builds Artist (Full-time, Fixed term Contract) Copernicus Studios is an entertainment content development and production company based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. We produce original, high-quality animated content for television, feature film, and digital platforms. We are looking for experienced and enthusiastic full-time Character Builds Artists, to join the Copernicus team for an exciting… »

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jobby: Senior Storyboard Revisionist, Elliott Animation, Toronto

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

Elliott Animation is hiring in Toronto! Elliott Animation is one of Canada’s few artist owned and managed studios that is dedicated to creatively and technologically empowering our people. Our team thrives on our innovative, entrepreneurial spirit and respect for talent and ability. We are looking for a Senior Storyboard Revisionist to add to our team…. »

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Super Science Friends Video Game Kickstarter!!!!! Only 2 Days To Go!!!!

Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018

The gang from Tinman are expanding the Super Science Friends experience with a new game, and they’re looking for your support to get it up and running. We’ve never hidden our admiration for Tinman, or the Super Science Friends show they make, so we’re always happy to give them a plug. These guys are a… »

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