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Jess Donofrio

Freelance 3D Animator & 3D Graphic Designer

Location:Cleveland / Akron, Ohio, United States
2 Skills
Hello, my name is Jess Donofrio. I am a experienced 3D/2D Motion Artist with over 8 years working experience. I am a hard worker, energetic, and passionate about my artwork.

Please check out my website to see my portfolio of recent work:

Please contact me to discuss what I can do for you.


Bowling Green State University, 1999 - May 2003
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Computer Art
Specializing in 3D Digital Arts, Minor in Fine Painting
Studio Arts Centers International (SACI) Florence, Italy
International exchange student, Summer 2001


Cinema 4D, After Effects, Photoshop, Maya, Illustrator, Microsoft Office


Dailyplanet ltd, Chicago, IL 2007- 2011
3D and 2D Artist, Animator, Visual Effects Designer, Storyboard Artist
Hi-Tide Media, Chicago, IL 2006 - 2007
Visual Effects Designer, 2D and 3D Animation, Character Concept Artist
Kaleidoscope, Contract with Cleveland Indians, Cleveland, OH 2005
3D and 2D Animation, Compositing, Designer, Concept Artist, Marketing Visuals
WKYC-TV, Gannett, Cleveland, OH 2003-2005
Graphics Artist and Operator
1-800-Gourmet, Cleveland, OH 2004
Website Photographer, Art Direction of Website Interface
Kaman Art Studio at Sea World, Aurora, OH, 1997-1998
Portrait Artist


FOX Sports Ohio, Cleveland, OH 2011
3D Modeling, Animation, Design
LooseKeys, Chicago, IL 2010 – 2011
3D Modeling, Texturing, Lighting, Animation
Pluto Post Production, Birmingham, MI 2010
3D Modeling, Texturing, Lighting, Animation
Lift Motion, Chicago, IL 2007
2D Animation, Compositing, Design, Pre-Visualization
EDR Media, Cleveland, OH 2006
2D Animation, Compositing, and Design
WVIZ/PBS, Parma, OH 2004
Graphics Artist and Operator
Freelance portrait and paintings
1-800-Gourmet, Cleveland, OH 2004
Website Photographer, Art Direction of Website Interface
Skills (2) Rating
3D Animation
3D Graphic Design