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As an artistic storyteller, fascinated by the collective experience, I often play with concepts of self-awareness, evolution and exposure, sensuality, vulnerability, whimsy and emotion. My work exhibits similar narratives, providing windows to my own nature using bold, vibrant colors and abstract figures in moving, vivid environments.

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Evelyn Dufner

Evelyn Dufner

Artist | Photographer | Writer | Creative

An artist from a young age, and utilizing art to survive my college days, I emerged into adulthood putting aside an integral part of my artistic self expression. I began rediscovering my artistic voice in 2008, starting with Creative Soulcare workshops, an ongoing photography blog with my sister, my love of Instagram (personal photography), and the evolving little processes of utilizing art journalism and integrating mixed media into my personal soul care work. Since then, I have been growing a collection that integrates my love of paper, collage, acrylic, ink, pen, adhesives and brilliant metallics.

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I have been an artist my whole life, however this journey has started and ended many times. In this moment, Art has kept an eager hand on my shoulder, and a warm breath of encouragement on my creative spirit. My artistic growth threads through my professional journey as a photographer, web developer, graphic artist, and consultant.  As I continue to grow I find myself exploring other avenues of expression and play.

Writing

Currently working on a Memoir

Art

Working in Mixed Media with acrylic, paper, and found objects

Photography

Enjoying the view behind a lens – exploring how the smallest things change with a different view

Educator | Counseling

Over 30 years in Education covering creativity, writing, computer applications, design, and expression. Master in Mental Health Counseling with a specialization in Marriage & Family

Soul Care Facilitator

In my workshops participants have the opportunity to explore the blocks and beliefs that inhibit their creative flow, and reconnect with their creativity. What do you tell yourself about art and being an artist in whatever form?  I propose we take a deeper look into what keeps you stuck, and let’s undo the glue! I’ve taught numerous creative soulcare workshops where we explore mini-assignments that encourage artistic connection and awareness, and provide opportunity to expand how you see the world as an creative. Curiosity is all you need.

Upcoming Events Calendar

Come join me at these events and locations!

Current & Prior Exhibits

Cool Art @ PAVA

As we move through COVID-19 challenges, PAVA (Professional Association of Visual Artists) has moved to Dunedin and are having their first gallery showcase: COOL ART SHOP at 1240 County Road 1, Dunedin, FL. This exhibit is due to stay up for September - October, and I...

Nude Nite Orlando/Tampa 2020

Hey Folks - Nude nite is here again, and to my delight and surprise, my artwork was featured in an article in the Orlando Sentinel for the Orlando Event! See everyone at either or both events! More details and tickets at www.nudenite.com

The Scone Age

My work sits at The Scone Age, owned by Shelly and Larry, houses a plethora of delightfully healthy (organic, home-made, allergen conscious, keto/paleo/GF) variety of bakery items that I have been enjoying from the time the opened.

Five Deuces Galleria

Five Deuces Galleria’s “States of Being” art exhibition details

Hue & Me Exhibit

I finished a playful piece on my 50th Birthday, gleefully named "Children. And No Napkins." after a breakfast adventure with a delightful human who has a knack of finding me titles in the midst of my own chatter. This seriously colorful piece was selected for the "Hue...

Studio Waltz 2019

Saturday, Nov 16th, 2019. 10a-4p. The Studio Waltz tour is free. Artists will be working at several studios on the tour. I am number 7 on the tour.

Victory Coffee – Art Install!

April 9th- July 24th, 2019: Victory Coffee in Tampa is hosting my solo show, organized by Kara Voorkees (Creative Fringe – Tampa) and I am more than proud to have my work be considered for this opportunity! See timelapse of the installation!

Nude Nite – Tampa – 2019

America’s Largest Nude Art Exhibition is more than an art show. It is an annual art and entertainment event showing over 200 juried art works for sale…

Nude Nite – Orlando – 2019

2019 Nude Nite Orlando is on my list – come see my work and the show! I will have my new business cards (quite the take away!)

2018 Nude Nite

Heading into another wonderful year with an invitation to bring a piece of work to Nude Nite. Please be sure to join us, March 1-3 America's Largest Nude Art Exhibition is more than an art show. It is an annual art and entertainment event showing over 200 juried art...

Soul Collage ™ Collection