92Y Instructor Biography

Ann Paly Loonan

Ann Paly Loonan is a professional jeweler with over 20 years experience. She works and resides in NYC and has a diverse and loyal following. Her work can be found in upscale boutiques, galleries, jewelry showcases and numerous private commissions. She received a BFA from SUNY at Buffalo in Fine Arts and Elementary Education and honed her metalsmithing techniques at 92nd Street Y, Studio Jewelers, Visual Arts, Parsons School of Design and Pratt. Ann began her career as an art director at several major advertising agencies before discovering the allure of jewelry making and design.

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