Jamis Joseph Lott
P.O Box 5, Townshend, Vermont. 05353
802- 365-7700

Education: Bachelor of Art, Castleton State College. Castleton, Vermont.
  Enrolled: September 2005. Graduated: May 2010.
  Major: Fine Art with concentration in painting, art history and studio art.
  Minors: Writing and Philosophy.  
  GPA: 3.406.
  Made Dean’s list Fall 2006, Spring 2007, and Spring 2009

Additional Artistic Training
Margaret Stearns’ private art lessons. Newfane, VT. 1993 to 1998.
Studied at River Gallery Art School. Brattleboro, VT. 1996 to 2002.
Attended Center for Cartoon Studies’ Create Comics workshop. White River  Junction, VT. July 12-16, 2010.
Workshop participant at Puppets In Prague.   Prague, Czech Republic.  April 20th to April 30th, 2012.

Relevant Artistic Experience
Displayed work at the Hooker Dunham Theater. Brattleboro, VT. March 2004 to April 2004.
Exhibited work at The Vault. Springfield, VT. May 2006 to June 2006.
Institutional support for The Castleton State College Art Department. Castleton, VT. September 2006 to August 2010.
DJ and inventory organizer at WIUV radio station. Castleton, VT. October 2006 to June 2010.
Member of the Art Student’s League at Castleton State College. Castleton, VT. November 2006 to May 2010.
Study Abroad with Wisdom Tours in India and Nepal. Directed by Jim Hagan. Focus based around the study of art and religion. January 1-16, 2007.
Interned at the Chaffee Art Gallery. Rutland, VT. February 2007 to May 2007.
Cartoonist, reporter and photographer for Castleton’s school newspaper, The Spartan. January 2008 to August 2010.
Displayed art at Castleton State Colleges’ student shows. Castleton, VT. April 2008 to May 2008 and April 2010 to May 2010.
Displayed and hosted own student art show at Castleton College Library, as part of the art major criteria at Castleton State College. October 26-30, 2009.
Displayed work at Huden Dining Hall. Castleton, VT. February 2010 to May 2010.
Volunteer at River Gallery Art School. Brattleboro, VT. September 2010 to present.
Displayed artwork at Knit or Dye Knitting Store. Brattleboro, VT.  September 2010 to November 2010
Volunteer at Brattleboro Museum and Art Center. Brattleboro, VT.  September 2010 to January 2011.  
Puppeteer, designer, story boarder, workshop intern and assistant director for Vermont Puppetree. Thetford, VT. March 2011 to May 2013.
Puppeteer and workshop assistant at Wood and Strings Puppet Company. Centerville, TN. November 2012 to December 2012

Additional Work Experience
Factory worker/clerk at Townshend Furniture. Townshend, VT. 2000 to 2004.
Dishwasher/pick-up window clerk at Rick’s Tavern. Newfane, VT. 2003 to 2005.
Clerk at Keeper’s Cottage. Townshend, VT. June 2003 to August 2003.
Dish Washer at Riverbend Bar and Grill. Townshend, VT. July 2006 to September 2006.
Night Monitor for Castleton State’s Fine Arts Center. Castleton, VT. February 2007 to May 2010.
Filer, warehouse worker and child sitter at Sonic Circus. Townshend, VT. June 2007 to September 2007.
Set painter and stage hand for the Clay Harris Theatre Company. Centerville, TN. November 2012 to December 2012.

Computer Experience
Computing Arts course at Castleton State College. Spring 2006.
Computer Graphics course at Castleton State Colllege. Spring 2007.
Graphic Design course at Castleton State College. Spring 2008.

Designed poster for the Arts Reach program based out of Castleton State’s Fine Art Center. 2008.
Artwork featured in Vermont Literary review. Picture volume XI   number 1 Summer/ Fall issue of 2009
Art featured in the intercollegiate student symposium held at Castleton State  College. 2009
Writer for vermontartzine.blogspot.com. August 2010 to September 2012.