Direct yet conceptual. Provocative and engaging. Design & illustration for brands, publications, and people.



  • The Legend of Zelda
  • Classic movies
  • Breakdancing
  • The great outdoors
  • The word dodecahedron

Why Hello there!

Hi world, I’m Jess Kerss a freelance graphic designer, illustrator, motion designer and animator from Melbourne in the wonderful land of Aus. 

I'm a graduate turned sessional teacher at Monash University where I was awarded first class honours majoring in animation and motion graphics within design research. I have a passionate for all aspects of design however it has taken me over a decade to realise my heart belongs to animation and motion graphics. 

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  • Garden worms 
  • Mushrooms
  • Winter
  • Asthma
  • Being hangry (hungry/angry) 



  •  Illustrator
  •  Photoshop
  •  After Effects
  •  InDesign
  •  Final Cut Pro
  •  Audition 


  • 2008/09 Diploma of Graphic Design at Victoria University
  • 2010 Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design at Victoria University
  • 2013/2015 Bachelor of Communication Design at Monash University
  • 2016 Bachelor of Communication Design (Honours) 

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