Portland OR 97212, United States
PLEASE NOTE there may not be any positions open at this time, but we are always accepting submissions for future productions.
Model builders and scenic artists - ShadowMachine is looking for fabricating artists with knowledge of the unique needs of animation sets and props, knowledge of wood working tools, materials and adhesives, vacu-forming, molding and casting, braising and soldering, fabrics, paints and finishes. Generalists are probably more useful than specialists, but we value people with deep knowledge in obscure areas. Cause that's what stop-motion is . .
What you will be doing:
Working quickly and cleanly small
Work collaboratively with Art Directors, Creative Directors and Animators to build sets to match design and function.
Collaborate with others on your team to effectively manage workload and meet scheduled deadlines.
What you bring with you:
At least 2 years professional set and prop fabrication experience.
Ideally stop-motion experience, although theatre and fine art and craft can be useful
What would be nice to have:
3D Printing knowledge
What to send:
Your resume. Include relevant work experience, editorial and otherwise.
Your contact information (you’d be surprised).
Your video reel links to your most compelling creative work.