jobby: 2D Flash Animator, Little Blackstone Studios, Toronto

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Studio: Little Blackstone
Position: 2D Flash Animator
Type: Full time. **Part time is a possibility depending on experience level
Start Date: March 2018
Contract Length: 8 months
Location: Applicants accepted in this position would preferably be residents of Toronto.
Show: HBO/Cinemax “Tales of the Tourbus” Season 2. Created and directed by Mike Judge Season 1 was country – music Season2 will be a new music genre

Job Description: You will work with a collaborative team of artists to create high quality, stylistic human figure animation in Flash. This is a very organic looking show and the style of animation is as far from puppet-y as you can imagine. You will need to do traditional looking animation in Flash, and will be working directly with the Little Blackstone animation director and producers. You will work from prepared character builds, storyboards, layouts, and animatics from Mike Judge studio in LA. ***Please go online and search for “Tales from the Tour Bus”. This will help you understand the show and the style.

Our studio is located downtown east side (Sherbourne & Adelaide)


Solid Flash skills with minimum 2 years experience
Excellent knowledge of traditional animation principles.
Must have great human figure drawing skills, particularly drawing hands.
Your reel must show solid ability in timing, weight and human motion. We’d be happy to see any life drawing as well.
You must be committed to delivering polished animation with solid, nuanced character acting.
Passionate about art, with a strong eye for style.
A great attitude and work ethic. Able to work & communicate well in a motivated, milestone-driven’team environment. Adaptability to different styles of character design.
This is a fast paced show, you will need to stay cool under pressure. We focus on running a supportive and upbeat work environment but on a show like this, there will be some crunch times
Must be able to hit the deadlines and make sure the quality of animation is consistent.

Please send resumes and reel links to and cc

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