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Ink & Paint Artist

Spain, Comunidad de Madrid, MadridInk & Paint

Job description

The SPA Studios, the Award-winning Feature Animation Studio is selecting talented Ink & Paint artists for our new feature project. The Ink & Paint artist will work under the creative direction of the Ink & Paint Supervisor to apply colour to the hand drawn animation produced by our animation team and clean-up team..

If you want to be part of an incredible team of artists and share with all of us an extraordinary animation project, apply and send us your portfolio.

  • Applying flat colours to characters and props.

  • Repainting the lineart from clean-up with the right colour palette.

  • Applying gradients to the character when the design calls for it.

  • For Senior artists: Assisting supervisors with managing the team, helping the artists and giving their work a first review before the supervisor’s final review.

  • For Senior artists: Creating functioning colour palettes and visual references following supervisor’s instructions.

Job requirements

  • Basic understanding of animation, character design and colour design (providing a portfolio/reel, professional or personal, is a plus).

  • Passion for animation and visual storytelling

  • Great teamwork, listening and communication skills.

  • Quick learning abilities and interest in developing new skills.

  • Good organisation skills to deliver work within deadlines and adapt to the team’s workflow.

  • Ability to juggle multiple tasks at once.

  • Ability to effectively and respectfully communicate with both artists and supervisors.

  • Basic knowledge of Toon Boom Harmony.

  • Basic knowledge of Adobe Photoshop is a plus.

  • Basic knowledge of Blender is a plus.

  • At least 1 year of professional experience in animation, clean-up or ink and paint (short films, feature movies, TV animation productions…).

  • English knowledge is mandatory. Enough proficiency to communicate with the team and understand directions.

  • Availability to work on-site at the SPA studios in Madrid, Spain.


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