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2D Art Course

Location:
Serbia, Lithuania and Cyprus
Duration:
April 2024 - July 2024
Format:
Online
Application period:
Feb 26 – March 17, 2024 (until 24:00, UTC+2)
Terms:
Free course in English (20 hrs/wk for educational videos, feedback, and practical tasks)
Additional info:
Candidates should be legally eligible to work in Serbia, Lithuania or Cyprus (visas and work permits are not sponsored by Wargaming for this type of positions)
Additional info:
The best course graduates will be offered a 3-month paid internship (minimum 20 hrs/wk)
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Complete the test task and pass video interview
Be patient: Responses should be expected up to three weeks after the applications close

We are opening a 2D art course where you will gain fundamental knowledge in customization. Our top industry professionals will share their expertise, explaining how 2D Art operates at Wargaming and demonstrating the practical application of various techniques and tools. You will acquire essential practical knowledge for creating 2D objects, as well as learn the intricacies of working as a 2D artist in the gaming industry. 

Be ready to go through an intensive educational program and complete numerous practical assignments in an online format. Working alongside course trainers, you will learn to apply acquired knowledge in real-life projects. 

Please make sure you have a graphic tablet, as you will need one to be able to complete course tasks. 

What will you learn? 

  • You will delve into the fundamentals of customization, acquainting yourself with the nuances of its creation in Gamedev and in World of Tanks. 
  • You will complete a series of practical tasks: creation of classic camouflages and event ones as part of fantastic 2D styles, projecting character or object decals, emblems, and inscriptions in the style of WoT. 
  • You will acquire public speaking skills, learn how to create a compelling presentation and prepare for public speaking with confidence. 

What are we looking for? 

  • Confident mastery of Photoshop 
  • Basic understanding of composition, color theory, etc. 
  • Portfolio availability 
  • English proficiency  

What will help you stand out? 

  • Proficiency in a 3D package (Blender, Max, Maya, ZBrush, etc.) 
  • Basic academic education in the Arts field 
  • Experience in digital 
  • Knowledge of World of Tanks product 

Meet your mentors:

Ekaterina Bushuk

2D Customization Artist

Ekaterina Bushuk
Ekaterina Bushuk

2D Customization Artist

Katerina has 3.5 years of experience in the gaming industry, specializing in customization elements. She holds a degree in Graphic Design from the Belarusian Academy. Her work in advertising developed her creative thinking, and collaborations on collectible stamps for a Chinese client expanded her design techniques. A key aspect of her professional style is a passion for fonts and lettering, showcased in font exhibitions. At Wargaming for 3.5 years, Katerina excels in creating camouflages, decals, vintage lettering, and character stylization. Beyond work, she enjoys travel, photography, and has a love for concerts and cats.
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Artyom Laduzhin

2D Customization Artist

Artyom Laduzhin
Artyom Laduzhin

2D Customization Artist

Artyom has over 20 years of experience in the graphic design industry and holds a degree in design. He has been with Wargaming for 12 years. Artyom has been involved in a wide range of tasks, including conceptualizing and designing gaming exhibition stands and creating branding for gaming products and events. Currently, he specializes as an expert in the field of World of Tanks customization.
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Violetta Valyukevich

2D Customization Expert

Violetta Valyukevich
Violetta Valyukevich

2D Customization Expert

Violetta Valukevich is a 2D artist and Customization Team Expert responsible for mentoring the team and supporting many features within the product in the development of 2D customization elements in Wargaming. In the game, you can encounter her developed customizations in events such as Holiday Ops, Clan Battles, and many partnerships within the Battle Pass framework. Bringing extensive expertise to the realm of 2D graphics, Violetta is a seasoned professional adept at crafting diverse visual elements. Her proficiency spans from creating corporate identities and illustrations to storyboarding promotional videos within the realms of both creative advertising and the gaming industry.
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Application period:

Feb 26 – March 17, 2024 (till 24:00, UTC+2)

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