Ink & Paint Artist
Spain, Comunidad de Madrid, MadridInk & Paint
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.
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.