Slap Happy Cartoons is one of Vancouver's fastest growing animation studios and bolsters an exceptional portfolio, having worked with, and currently working with some of the world's leading development partners; Netflix, Warner Bros, Corus Entertainment, Cartoon Network, Comedy Central, and more. Slap Happy prides itself on a fun and casual environment, that values creative input from the entire team and supports growth from within.
We're currently looking for a Locations Colourist Artist to join our team, starting early August!
- Works with Art Director and Locations Designer to colour production backgrounds
- Maintains daily and weekly tasks, ensuring good communication with production staff to ensure priorities are met
- Provides different lighting style variations as needed, including multiple time of day lighting situations on the same background
- Currently legally entitled to work in Canada
- Experienced in a Background Design role, Layout included
- Proficient in ADOBE Photoshop
- Strong character/environments concept drawing skills a must
- Excellent colour theory skills
- A good understanding of perspective, volume and lighting
- Previous experience in a 2D animation production environment
- Strong time-management skills to meet assigned deadlines and expectations
- A strong work ethic, communication skills, and are a good team player
Slap Happy is committed to creating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive work environment.