Lisa Amundsen

Freelance Illustrator & Drawer

Location:New York, New York, United States
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New York University – Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development GPA: 3.58
B.F.A. in Studio Art, expected minor in Education
Expected graduation date: May 2014
Relevant Courses: Drawing, Painting, Sculpture, Design

Adelphi University – Dept. of Art and Art History (Feb 2009 – May 2009)
Art Foundations Program
Relevant Courses: Drawing Foundations

Boston University – College of Fine Arts (Jul 2008 – Aug 2008)
Visual Arts Summer Institute
Relevant Courses: Drawing, Painting, Sculpture

Great Neck North High School (Sep 2006 – Jun 2010) GPA: 88.7
Regents Diploma; AP Scholar with Honors
Relevant Courses: Advanced Placement Studio Art (score 4/5); Advanced Placement Art History (score 5/5), Digital Art

Great Neck Public Schools – The Adult Program Cumberland Center (Jun 2008 – Aug 2010)

Adult Program Art Classes
Attended various classes in drawing, painting, figure drawing; currently attending cartooning class


Adobe Photoshop, llustrator, Dreamweaver, & Indesign,Microsoft Word and PowerPoint


Heckscher Museum of Art Summer Art Sense – Education Intern July – August 2011
• Assisted teacher with demonstrations and presentation of artwork
• Took care of children in classroom and during lunch hour

GAP – Sales Associate June – August 2011
• Helped customers at the cash register and on the floor
• Maintained neat presentation of clothes and displays

Cosi Restaurant – Server/Cashier Jul - Sep 2009
• Served food to customers/ Prepared food and drinks
• Maintained cleanliness of dining area

Cold Stone Creamery – Ice Cream Preparer/Cashier Feb – Jul 2008
• Prepared ice cream for customers
• Decorated cakes for birthdays and special occasions
• Assisted with children’s birthday parties (ie: provided instruction on how to prepare ice cream)

Manhasset/Great Neck Head Start– Volunteer Classroom Helper Sep 2007 – May 2008
• Took care of children from low-income families aged 3 to 4 whose parents worked late
• Entertained children using arts and crafts projects and educational games
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