Jack Sabbath

2D Animator and Artist

Cleveland, OH, USA
A 2D Animator and Artist who combines a fine art background with strong narrative and animation principles. With a passion for creative thinking and problem solving, enjoys the challenge of taking an idea on paper and translating it to the screen.

Work Experience


Senior Motion Graphics Designer

I create motion graphics/animation for microvideos for companies social media branding, including animated GIFs, Vines, Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube Videos.
April 2014 - August 2016 Massachusetts, United States

Rail Digital, Inc.

Motion Graphics Artist & Web Designer

I designed storyboards and animated videos that help explained clients products.
I also designed comps for websites.
May 2013 - April 2014 Santa Cruz, California, United States


Motion Graphics Animator Intern

Motion graphics and animation

Clients that I worked with included: YouTube, Google, JanSport, Relay Rides, and Snapfish
November 2012 - February 2013 San Francisco, California, United States

Tampa Bay Rays

Motion Graphics Intern

Motion Graphics Intern in Fan Experience department
Created scoreboard animations, including headshots, animations, and sponsored promotions
February 2012 - October 2012 Tampa, Florida, United States

Rochester Institute Of Technology

Graduate Assistant

Taught Intro to Animation

After Effects CS5 and basic principles of animation
September 2009 - May 2011 New York, New York, United States

The Ohio State University

Scoreboard Animator

Created and ran animations for the Ohio State Athletic Department. Sports included baseball, basketball, football, hockey, and volleyball.
January 2007 - June 2008 Columbus, Ohio, United States


The Rochester Institute Of Technology

MFA Animation

2D Animation
September 2008 - May 2011 Rochester, New York, United States

Ohio State University

Bachelor of Fine Arts

Art & Technology
September 2003 - June 2008 Columbus, Ohio, United States


Callahan-Rennalls Production Grant

Selected as a recipient for the 2009 production grant for my MFA thesis project.



2D Animation, After Effects CC, Dragonframe, DUIK, DVD Studio Pro, Final Cut Pro, Illustrator CC, Motion Graphics , Photoshop CC, Title Sequences, Toon Boom Animate Pro, Trapcode,

Film Festival

36th Cleveland International Film Festival, 2012
The Crooked Frame, MFA Thesis Animation