Chicago Artists Coalition helps people connect with opportunities including calls for artists, jobs, grants, and art advising


Full-time ,
submitted by

Fiber Artist / Crafter / Furrer

Lemonbrat Studios is looking for a creative person who values hard work & a collaborative team-oriented environment. We create wild, beautiful, nerdy, one-of-a-kind costumes and fursuits. We work with clients to bring their dream costumes to life! If that sounds fun to you, then you may be a great fit! Everyone in the office has been vaccinated in full.

We offer health insurance for full time workers, and PTO. People who learn to work efficiently, with high quality, or are highly versatile are fast-tracked for raises.

A diverse workplace is vastly important to the Lemonbrat team. We believe that people coming from different experiences working together creates great ideas. Our applications are open to everyone and we’d also like to personally encourage LGBTQIA+ people and Black, Indigenous, and other People of Color (BIPOC) to apply to be a part of a creative and rewarding work environment. Please contact us and you may be the new addition to our team!

  • Fiber Artist / Crafter / Furrer

    Position is 32 - 40 hours a week. Starting pay $18 - $20 depending on previous experience.

    Job Responsibilities: Prepare foam fursuit heads for furring, including some carving, adding fur to those heads, and doing the fine detail work of finishing these heads. Each creation we make is different, so being good at problem solving is ideal.

    Requirements A strong eye for details, and ability to translate 2D illustrations into 3D creations!

    Would be nice: If you are a part of the furry fandom, or fandom adjacent. Previous experience making fursuits or similar work. Sewing experience is a plus.

    Please provide a link to your portfolio that showcase any sculptural or fiber art work that you've done before.
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Pilsen/ Chicago