Author Archives: Team JibJab

Meet the JibJabbers: Kurt Hartfelder!

You think JibJab Messages and eCards and Starring You fun just magically happens? That these laughter creators simply appear from the ether for your enjoyment? Nope! Human beings must utilize their art talents and technological know-how to create all this hilarity. Here is one such human… Kurt Hartfelder!    1. How long have you been Jibbing and […]

Wanna star in new JibJab music video ecards…?

Of course you do! And, as we aim to please, we have one of the big hits of the summer AND a surprise YouTube sensation… You’re sure to have ‘em cheering when you cast two in OMI’s catchy, chart-topping superhit… “Cheerleader“! (We also have it in Anniversary, Birthday, Love, and early Valentine’s Day varieties!) Every […]

Meet the JibJabbers: Monica Harrion!

You think eCards and Starring You shenanigans just come outta nowhere? Just magic outta thin air? No way! Real live humans need to art and technology and plan and… science… and… stuff… Anyway, every week or so, we’re going to introduce you to some of ’em. This week is the one and only Monica Harrion! […]

Fancy Friday 2015!

Some workplaces have “Casual Fridays,” but not so at JibJab! Since every day is pretty casual here, once in a while, on a random Friday, we like to get FANCY. Talented artists, production folks, tech wizards, and customer service heroes alike enjoy dressing up and feelin’ fancy! Our fearless leaders Gregg and Evan’s office is […]

JibJab eCard Catch Up II: The Wrath of JibJab

JibJab blog readers (hi, mom!)… it’s yet again been way too long since our last post. We’ve been busy making fun Starring You Music Video eCards, though! Check ’em out! “Shut Up and Dance” by Walk the Moon! Music Video, Birthday, Love, Valentine’s Day “Push It” by the immortal Salt-N-Pepa! Music Video, Baby, You Rock […]

JibJab eCard catch up!

JibBlogJabBloggers! It’s been a while since the last update, hasn’t it? TOO a while, if you ask us. In that time, we’ve launched some snazzy eCards. Check ’em out…!

“Impress Me,” says JibJab voice actor Jim Meskimen!

Our pal Jim Meskimen, voice of “This Land” and other classic JibJab hits, has a new TV show! It’s called IMPRESS ME, and it’s certainly impressed team JibJab.             Check it out on Pop TV Wednesdays at 10:30/ 9:30c, and tell ’em JibJab sent you.

“Biker Bunny” Easter eCard Behind-the-Scenes!

For Easter this year, JibJab mastermind Jeff Gill came up with the idea to cast Easter Bunnies against type as rough and tumble bikers. He handed his animatic and vision to all-around CG guru Taylor Clutter (with some initial design assistance from Josiah Haworth). Tasked with making bunnies look tough to Judas Priest’s rocking anthem “You’ve Got […]

Behind the Scenes of JibJab’s St. Patrick’s Day eCard Roll Out the Barrel

For this St. Patrick’s Day, JibJab unleashed a stop-motion eCard “Roll Out the Barrel.” Director Jeff Gill found the song in his record collection, and created an animatic to get the barrel rolling… This was passed along to our resident stop motion animator Colin Lepper, who was kind enough to answer a few questions and […]

Last week’s JibJab eCard launch? You bet!

Last week we released a new stop motion eCard to celebrate the green beer fun of St. Patrick’s Day! It’s to the tune of “Roll Out the Barrel,” which is also the name of the card, oddly enough!

A couple o’ new JibJab eCards out in the wild!

JibJab blog fans (and if you’re reading this, you’re one for reals), we released a couple super fun eCards recently…   JibJab’s own wordsmith Scott Emmons says, “Getting older can be daunting, but as this playful eCard shows, happiness is just a hop, skip, and a jump away!” Doesn’t that sound delightful? Of this super […]

BEHIND-THE-SCENES of JibJab’s Valentine’s Day eCard “Sunshine and Lollipops”!

Yesterday we shared the behind the scenes of JibJab’s Valentine’s Day eCard “Let’s Get It On.” Today, as promised, we take a look at… A very different Jeff Gill animatic started things off… A couple of our talented 3D animators, Taylor Clutter and Josiah Haworth then started designing some delicious candy backdrops and props for […]

BEHIND-THE-SCENES of JibJab’s Valentine’s Day eCard “Let’s Get It On”!

JibJab went and made 2015 way romantic with not one, not two, not three, but FOUR new Valentine’s Day eCards! The two big live action productions were directed by our resident lover of love Jeff Gill. First up in our fascinating BEHIND THE SCENES post is a caution-to-the-wind video set to Marvin Gaye’s classic “Let’s […]

Last week’s new JibJab and StoryBots releases!

JibJab did not sit idly by and just hang out in the new office (more on that soon) last week, waiting for the slides (more on those soon)… no! Hilarious videos were released to the internets to give laughter and joy to the masses! Heads will roll this Valentine’s Day, because nothing says “I love […]

Big JibJab & StoryBots launches for 2015… SO FAR!

Hello, JibJabbers and StoryBots! We’ve uploaded a nice few batches of eCards and learning videos that have yet to get blog attention… and that ends NOW! JANUARY 1, 2015 LAUNCHES Get comfy for your birthday with this hilarious eCard from our JibJab spoof goofers! Colors are fun, and the StoryBots want to sing about ’em! […]


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