Award winning silversmith, Genevieve Flynn, has been working in precious metals for over 37 years.  As you peruse her studio website you will discover the heirlooms she creates in hollowware and art jewelry.  Flynn has been invited to create numerous private commissions, including an intricately chased and engraved hand mirror that was presented to music industry personality, Paula Abdul and a commemorative pin for the late Ewing Kaufmann, then owner of the Kansas City Royals and Marion Laboratories.

 

  With degrees in jewelry design, jewelry repair and hand engraving, Flynn spent seven years as a bench jeweler, perfecting her construction skills.  Considered a master at pierced metal in her own right Flynn soon launched into an exploration in hollowware design studying under the Heikki Seppa, the father of form emphasis through anticlastic and synclastic raising.  She went on to study the art of chasing and repousse art form working un the Italian master, Fabrizio Acquafresca and master Valentin Yotkov. 

 

  As a master silversmith, Flynn has dedicated a portion of her career to teaching students the technical intricacies of working with the precious metals of silver, gold, platinum and other various materials.  One of her greates accomplishments as an instructor is in the creation of her Metal Arts Visiting Master's Series Program where she hosts national and international master level instructors in jewelry and hollowware, drawing students to her teaching studio from all over the country.  Her program gives students and artists the rare opportunity to study under a highly specialized master instructor in an intimate setting.

 

  Flynn also has a small retail shop, as well as online, that sells jewelry tools and jewelry materials.  Contact Genevieve at genevieve@genevieveflynn.com for more information and to inquire about classes. 


 
816.333.6719 - genevieve@genevieveflynn.com