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Thumbnail Artist Position for Horror Story YouTube Channel

  • Job typeJob type: Remote
  • Job DurationLess than a week
  • Project LevelBasic Level

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Dear Thumbnail Artist,
We hope this message finds you well. We are thrilled to announce an exciting opportunity to join our creative team, where we specialize in delivering spine-tingling and visually captivating content to horror enthusiasts. As we continue to grow and send shivers down our viewers’ spines, we are in search of a talented and imaginative Thumbnail Artist to craft eerie and compelling visuals that draw our audience into the world of terror.

Our mission is to provide high-quality, bone-chilling content that keeps our viewers on the edge of their seats. Thumbnails play a crucial role in setting the tone and piquing curiosity, making your role as a Thumbnail Artist essential to our channel’s spine-chilling success.


• Proven experience as a graphic designer or thumbnail artist, with a portfolio showcasing your expertise in creating compelling and unsettling thumbnails for horror-themed YouTube videos.
• Proficiency in graphic design software (e.g., Adobe Photoshop, Canva) and the ability to create visually haunting and effective thumbnails.
• A strong sense of composition, color theory, and typography to craft thumbnails that evoke fear, anticipation, and intrigue.
• Creativity and the ability to generate original and spine-chilling thumbnail concepts that align with our channel’s horror genre.
• Attention to detail and the ability to craft thumbnails that not only grab attention but also accurately represent the video’s eerie content.
• Ability to work independently, meet project deadlines, and adapt to evolving content needs in the horror niche.
• Strong communication skills to collaborate effectively with the content creators and the rest of the creative team in the realm of horror storytelling.


• Create visually striking and ominous thumbnails that effectively convey the eerie video’s theme, enticing potential viewers to embark on a journey into darkness.
• Utilize your graphic design skills to craft compositions that send shivers down the spine, apply chilling typography, and enhance the visual dread of our thumbnails.
• Ensure a consistent and unsettling style across our thumbnail library, reinforcing our channel’s identity as a source of horror and suspense.
• Tailoring thumbnails to match the unique tone and message of each video.
• Maintain effective communication, provide progress updates, and eagerly seek feedback to continuously improve the quality and hair-raising effectiveness of our thumbnails.

If you have a keen eye for designing fear, a passion for visual storytelling in the horror realm, and the ability to craft thumbnails that send chills down viewers’ spines, we strongly encourage you to apply.
Please provide the following information in your application:

1. A link to your portfolio or examples of previous thumbnail artwork, particularly for horror-themed YouTube videos.
2. A brief description of your experience and why you are interested in contributing to our horror story channel.
3. Your availability and preferred rate for this freelance position.

Join our creative team as we continue to terrify and engage our dedicated audience. We eagerly anticipate witnessing your exceptional thumbnail design skills and crafting new nightmares together on our Horror Story YouTube Channel!


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