Cloth Artist

Cloth Artist

Apply before: 2019-12-31
Type: Contract
Job Summary

Cloth Artists works with the Cloth Supervisors and Leads to create and execute the Director’s vision of cloth simulation and movement on the production.


• Develop and maintain all department documentation of current pipeline and techniques
◦ Prepares the assets for cloth simulation, including and not limited to creating the cloth simulation rig for the asset.
◦ Run realistic and stylized cloth shot simulations in a production environment
◦ Performs corrective shapes and sculpting fixes for cloth simulation in shot
◦ Rendering and QC of cloth elements


◦ Experience with multiple types of cloth solvers such as nCloth, Syflex, or Qualoth.
◦ Knowledge of the physics of motion and timing, cloth and hair motion.
◦ Solid knowledge of nCloth, nHair, deformers, and rigging techniques.
• 3 years of experience in film/animation/vfx
• Degree/diploma in fine arts/computer science or equivalent experience
• Intermediate to Advanced knowledge of Maya
• Knowledge of mel, python, or other scripting language is a plus.
• Able to multitask and prioritize
• Able to work in a team based structure
• Able to follow directions well
• Able to communicate creative and technical thoughts and ideas.
• Able to take constructive feedback from cfx leads and cfx supervisor.
• Able to work independently on shots with little guidance
• Able to work independently and advance towards asset/shot approval with minimal daily supervision
• Demo reel demonstrating abilities with shot breakdown

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This job description is not meant to be all inclusive. Employee may be required to perform other duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

Please note that Canadian citizens and Canadian permanent residents will be considered in priority.

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