Emma Macchiarini Mankin-Morris is the third generation of metal smiths in the Macchiarini family. She draws her inspiration from the work of her Father and Grandfather, as well as her love for the natural world. Many of her pieces relate to objects, or places in nature, and, or , the human form. She also currently instructs Jewelry making to adults at Scintillant Studio, Richmond Art Center, and other places around the bay area. Emma earned a Masters Degree in Fine Art in 2011, and also recently become the proud Mother of Hanna Morris.