Jess Bolam

Illustrator & animation designer


Jess is an illustrator and animation designer living in Buckinghamshire. She enjoys illustrating animals and nature, combining digital and traditional media and exploring bright colour palettes.


After getting her BA in Animation Production at Arts University Bournemouth, she began freelancing as an animation designer, and later, an illustrator. She is now completing a Masters degree in Illustration at Falmouth University.

When Jess is not working on illustrations or painting murals, she enjoys reading, ballet, and cuddling her two guinea pigs Pepper and Pumba.

Freelance clients


The Play's The Thing

Rocket Cow

Karrot Animation

Cornerstone Arts Centre

Wise Guys