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Jessica Victoria Labut
Jessica Victoria Labut

Jessica Victoria Labut

  United States

To work in character animation and storyboards and one day become a director or show runner for my own television series.

As a child I did nothing but draw and animation and the characters within fascinated me. The shows and movies I watched inspired me to create more art and stories, featuring both characters from the shows and my own. As I grew older I found individuals online creating and posting their own animations and I realized that was a real job I could have. I've been working towards that goal ever since.

Learning: Cleveland Institute of Art

Skills: Adobe Photoshop Adobe Animate Adobe After Affects Storyboard Pro

Expertise: 2D Animation Concept Art & Illustration

  • Skipped Debut N/A
  • Leveled up to Player N/A
  • Leveled up to Contender May 20, 2020
  • Leveled up to Rookie TBD
  • Pro TBD


Story Lead / Animator
Cleveland, Ohio | Jan 2019 - May 2019

Produced storyboards, created 2D rigs and animated 4 scenes plus transitions.

Pre-College Teaching Assistant
Cleveland, Ohio | Jul 2019 - Aug 2019

Co-instructed 7 high school students during a 2 week animation course where they learned the basics of animation and collaboration.

Lead Animator
Cleveland, Ohio | Aug 2018 - Oct 2018

Led a team of 4 in creating assets and a cohesive animation style for a 2-minute long marketing video in time for distribution.

Cleveland, Ohio | Oct 2018 - Dec 2018

Animated 5 scenes of a 3-minute music video for children’s entertainment and applied textures in After Effects for visual unity.

Multimedia Artist
Hayneville, AL | Dec 2021 - Dec 2022

Ongoing internship, storyboarding for TBA project.

Current Education

Cleveland Institute of Art
Class of 2020