DeJarnette Designs specializes in animation direction, traditional 2d & flash animation, storyboards, character design, caricatures, humorous illustration, children’s book illustration, realistic and fantasy art.

We have over 15 years experience in the industry producing creative content for broadcast, print and the web. Our philosophy is quality service and professionalism, bringing forth the clients’ vision into reality.


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Client List:


Warner Bros. Animation


DC Comics

The Topps Company

Upper Deck

Cryptozoic Entertainment



Hyperion Pictures

Klasky Csupo

Jeff Foxworthy



Fox Atomic


LeapFrog Enterprises


PBS Kids


Spike TV

Scott Free Deuce Three

Wayans Bros. Entertainment


MGA Entertainment

Bahr/Small Productions





Bio: Layron DeJarnette

Layron DeJarnette is an Emmy nominated, award winning artist who provides illustration, animation, storyboards and conceptual art for several giants in the entertainment industry. He received training at Walt Disney Feature Animation in Orlando, FL and has illustrated and designed characters for Disney’s THE PROUD FAMILY cartoon show and comic strip.

DeJarnette has worked at various studios, including Marvel Animation as a character artist on AVENGERS ASSEMBLE.  He’s also worked at Six Point Harness, as art director for Mattel’s MONSTER HIGH animated web series and BARBIE motion comics. While working at Wildbrain, Layron operated as character design supervisor, designing and animating characters for HBO’s THE RICKY GERVAIS SHOW. Other clients include Warner Bros. Animation, DC Comics, Duck Studios, Hyperion Pictures and Klasky Csupo.

Layron is a renowned GARBAGE PAIL KIDS artist for The Topps Company and has illustrated trading cards for the HOLLYWOOD ZOMBIES series as well as sketch cards for MARS ATTACKS and TERMINATOR SALVATION. Other trading card companies include Upper Deck and Cryptozoic Entertainment.

He has provided caricature work for various publications and has illustrated many children’s and humorous books, including five New York Times Bestseller books for comedian Jeff Foxworthy and two books for The Wayans Bros..

DeJarnette has also instructed students in figure drawing, anatomy, illustration and animation drawing at Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles, CA and College for Creative Studies in Detroit, MI.

His fashion trademark is wearing colorful Kangols with matching shirts.

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