Evie Woltil Richner is a graduate student pursuing her MFA in painting and drawing at the University of Florida. Born and raised in Largo, Florida, she developed a love of art at a young age. After graduating high school from the Pinellas County Center for the Arts, she attended the University of Florida, graduating with a BFA in printmaking and a BA in English in 2009. Evie then moved to Madison, Wisconsin, where she continued to make art and worked as a print assistant at the University of Wisconsin’s Tandem Press. Her current artwork explores themes of loss, memory, and ephemerality. She has had works shown in California, Minnesota, Ohio, England, Wisconsin, and Washington D.C., as well as around Florida. After attaining her MFA, she plans on teaching at the college level, while continuing her career as an artist.