Spencer Lott is a freelance artist and actor who specializes in designing, fabricating, and performing puppets for film, television, and live stage productions. Spencer has been an Emerging Artist at the O’Neill National Puppetry Conference and is an Artistic Manager with Trusty Sidekick Theater (NYC). Recently he was puppet designer for the World Premiere of Molly Shannon’s Tilly the Trickster at the Atlantic for Kids. In October of 2013 Spencer directed an original short puppet film, Melvin the Birder, for Heather Henson’s Handmade Puppet Dreams. He has been a Works in Progress Artist at the Childrens Museum of the Arts, a Guest Artist for Theater Development Fund’s Stage Door program and is a member of the teaching artist ensemble at the New Victory Theater in NYC.