WE’VE GOT A NEW LOOK

Posted on October 1, 2018 under News

The Quickdraw Animation Society has been Calgary’s home for all things animated for nearly 35 years. In that time, we’ve built a community of animation […]

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Call for Animators: Heck Ya My Buds seeks 3D Animator with 360 immersive experience

Posted on July 4, 2018 under Job Postings and Calls for SubmissionsNews

HeckYa My Buds is a Calgary/Lethbridge based production company currently at work on a Telus Storyhive funded documentary, as well as a 360 immersive video experience. We are looking for help to wrap up our 360 animation, and would love to hire talented artists who are familiar in 3D animation and programs such as Maya or Unity.

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Renovations Sept. 15 – 21

Posted on September 14, 2017 under Events and NewsNews

Quickdraw will be closed to the public from noon on Friday, September 15 through Thursday, September 21 due to HVAC work in our main classroom […]

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Summer jobs!

Posted on April 12, 2017 under News

We’re hoping to hire three summer students this year: a graphic designer, production assistant and library coordinator. All three positions will be 16-week contracts, at $15/hr […]

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CALL FOR ANIMATORS: Zenkora Multi-Media Fantasy Multiverse

Posted on February 22, 2017 under Job Postings and Calls for SubmissionsNews

Zenkora, an entrepreneurial arts initiative based on an original fantasy multiverse, is calling for an animator to create a 2-3min project, “Everendgame”. The animation will be showcased at a live multi-media concert in August as part of Zenkora’s day-long convention event in Calgary, “Zenkora: The Seven Eras”, which features artists and collaborators from various mediums.

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GIRAF12 awards announced!

Posted on January 16, 2017 under Events and NewsNews

After much deliberation, the jury for the Quickdraw Animation Society’s annual GIRAF festival of independent animation has selected this year’s award-winning short films. Culled from […]

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: QAS Chris J Melnychuk Scholarship Applications 2016-2018 Intake Now Open!

Posted on August 24, 2016 under Job Postings and Calls for SubmissionsNews

Quickdraw Animation Society is now accepting applications for our Chris J Melnychuk Memorial Scholarship for Emerging Animators! We want you to learn how to animate and make your first animated film with us! Applications are due September 10 2016 at 12:00pm (noon).

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