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lemonbrat

Sewist

Lemonbrat Studios is looking for a creative person who believes that hard work pays off. 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! Please contact us and you may be the new addition to our family!

People best suited for this job are capable of self-managing, versatile, and quick learners.We practice social distancing in-office, and working from home some days of the week is possible.We offer health insurance for full time workers, and PTO.

APPLICANTS MUST BE 18 OR OLDER, AND ABLE TO COMMUTE TO OUR PILSEN, CHICAGO LOCATION

FURSUIT CUTTER/SEWISTPosition is 32-40 hours a week. Starting pay is $16-$19 depending on previous experience.

Job Responsibilities: Drawing out pattern pieces onto fur, cutting fur out, and sewing fursuit parts together.

Requirements: Sewing skills with industrial sewing machine experience. Garment cutting skills and crafting skills. An eagerness to learn and apply a lot of complex techniques. Able to stand for long periods at a cutting table.

Please provide a resume and a link to your portfolio that showcases your patterning and crafting skills.

Knowledge of Photoshop and/or CLIP studios is a plus.

Suggestions for Portfolio submission Examples of fursuit creations, fursuit under structures, examples of costume or garment construction.

Job Type: Permanent
Location: Pilsen / Chicago