GERALYN SHERIDAN is a GIA Graduate Gemologist and National Award winning jewelry designer. She handcrafts a full line of unique designs and one of a kind eco-friendly fine jewelry in her Chico studio. Since opening in 2008, Geralyn has been nationally recognized each year since opening in 2008 with awards editorial press. Winning and placing in the JCK Jewelers Choie awards, the Niche Awards, The World Gold Council chose her designs for inclusion in their 2011 and 2012 Look Books and showcased her unique gold rings at their booth at the JCK show in Las Vegas. A-List celebrities, such as Susan Sarandon and Bethenny Frankel, chose “Green” Ribbon Candy Collection pieces of jewelry which she made especially for the celebrity attendees at the FMPR Style Lounge during the 2009 Sundance Film Festival. United Airline’s Skywest magazine featured Geralyn Sheridan in the “CHICO Green at Heart” article by Connie Naylor for her environmental awareness in her jewelry business. The article detailed Geralyn’s commitment to using American products from American suppliers, such as re-cycled precious metals. She is quoted saying “I love the idea of keeping the old gold and creating something new that preserves the sentiment of the piece. I want to bring that extra value to my customers.” Texture, movement, energy and emotion inspire Geralyn’s designs with curves from serene to extreme. www.geralynsheridan.com
BRENDA SCHLEGEL is a German trained Goldsmith who has a unique style of intriguing patterns, geometric designs and colorful patina’s. She delights in exploring patterns and shapes whether making impressions in wax, embossing them in the rolling mill or carving them by hand or fold forming metals. Brenda is a second generation San Francisco jeweler who studied Fine Art and German language at UC Berkeley in the 60’s. She trained in Germany in Goldsmithing where she thoroughly immersed herself in the training and the German culture. Upon returning to California, she worked with various San Francisco jewelry firms as a bench jeweler. About 10 years ago, she moved to Chico to set up her jewelry studio and began teaching metalsmithing classes. She also offers small batch casting to other jewelry artists, does benchwork and repairs in our studio.
WILLIAM SHERIDAN is our business manager, IT technician and handles managing our high level business needs as our Managing Partner with SFinvest.
BRIANNE, KASEY, MORNINGSTAR & VIOET our wonderful seasonal sales associates. Always have a smile and are happy to wrap up your gifts in the gallery with our complimentary gift wrap.
RODDY & MR.BEAN our canine partners who support us with their unique personalities each day.