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Nancy Troske

"I feel a strong connection with goldsmiths from the very distant past: Egyptian, Greek, Roman, and Byzantine. By working in their materials and techniques, there is a sense of continuity, shared tradition, and love for meticulous craftsmanship. "

Nancy Troske is trained in classical jewelry making techniques such as enameling, granulation, and chain making. She takes her inspiration from ancient designs and imbues her pieces with a modern sensibility. Her process of stone selection, metal work, and hand granulation respects the origins of this craft, which began in the third millennium B.C.

Every element of Troske's jewelry—from metal wire and sheeting to clasps and hinges—is created entirely by hand. Because of this level of intricate detail and expert craftsmanship, some pieces can take weeks or even months to produce.

Troske has taught jewelry making for more than 20 years; she has a BFA in fine arts as well as many years of professional training in New York City and San Francisco. She was a commercial bench jeweler and diamond setter for several years before returning to the East Coast. Troske moved to Princeton, NJ in 2009, where she now teaches metalsmithing and creates unique jewelry based on ancient techniques. Her work has been featured in art galleries around the country.

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Byzantine Jewels Ring
Gold & Stone Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 3,200 - $ 4,200
Pink Tourmaline Pear Ring
Silver, Gold & Stone Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 725
Spark and Fire Earrings
Gold, Silver & Stone Earrings

by Nancy Troske
$ 525
Spark and Fire Necklace
Gold, Silver & Stone Necklace

by Nancy Troske
$ 825
Brush Fire Earrings
Gold & Silver Earrings

by Nancy Troske
$ 375 - $ 425
Glowing Ember Earrings
Gold & Silver Earrings

by Nancy Troske
$ 325 - $ 375
Burnt Ember Earrings
Gold & Silver Earrings

by Nancy Troske
$ 325
Brush Fire Necklace
Gold & Silver Necklace

by Nancy Troske
$ 250
Etruscan Lapis Earrings
Gold & Stone Earrings

by Nancy Troske
$ 3,200
Empress Hoops
Gold Earrings

by Nancy Troske
$ 1,600
Pompeii Pearl Earrings
Gold & Pearl Earrings

by Nancy Troske
$ 1,200
Urban Legend Rings
Gold, Silver & Stone Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 500 - $ 675
Falling Leaf Stacking Rings
Gold, Silver & Stone Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 325 - $ 1,025
Asymmetrical Wedding Ring
Gold, Silver & Stone Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 875 - $ 1,175
Tagliamonte Intaglio Ring
Gold, Silver & Glass Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 650
Salamander Intaglio Ring
Gold, Silver & Glass Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 675
Hercules Intaglio Earrings
Art Glass & Gold Earrings

by Nancy Troske
$ 1,800
Light and Shadow Rings
Gold, Silver & Stone Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 450
Rose Cut Carnelian Ring
Gold, Silver & Stone Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 695
Carnelian Square Cut Ring
Gold, Silver & Stone Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 575
Diamonds and Rust
Gold & Stone Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 1,150
Jungle Fever Cuff
Gold & Silver Bracelet

by Nancy Troske
$ 425
Golden Wheat Earrings
Gold & Pearl Earrings

by Nancy Troske
$ 885
Carved Ruby Ring
Gold, Silver & Stone Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 1,500
Love Always Heart Pendant
Gold Necklace

by Nancy Troske
$ 600 - $ 1,300
Jungle Fever Stacking Rings
Gold & Silver Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 150 - $ 165
Hamsa in 22k Gold and Ruby
Gold & Stone Necklace

by Nancy Troske
$ 1,200
Santorini Earrings
Gold & Stone Earrings

by Nancy Troske
$ 2,200
Classic Gold Hoops
Gold & Stone Earrings

by Nancy Troske
$ 780 - $ 850
Heart Tanzanite Ring
Gold, Silver & Stone Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 850
Tanzanite Rectangle Ring
Gold, Silver & Stone Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 875
Carved Tanzanite Ring
Gold, Silver, & Stone Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 1,500
Orange Garnet Ring
Gold, Silver, & Stone Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 596
Tanzanite Cabochon Ring
Gold, Silver & Stone Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 870
Rose Cut Citrine Ring
Silver & Stone Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 699
22k Gold & Diamond Wedding Ring
Gold & Stone Wedding Band

by Nancy Troske
$ 6,500
Ruby Cabochon & Diamond Leaf Ring
Gold, Silver, & Stone Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 1,300
22k Gold & Rock Crystal Ring
Gold, Silver, & Stone Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 680
22k Gold & Diamond Studs
Gold & Stone Earrings

by Nancy Troske
$ 2,600
Rose Cut Lemon Quartz Ring
Gold, Silver & Stone Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 698
22k Gold Roman Earrings
Gold & Stone Earrings

by Nancy Troske
$ 4,200
Rose Cut Garnet Ring
Gold, Silver, & Stone Ring

by Nancy Troske
$ 680
Selected Exhibitions & Awards
Brandeis University Arts & Crafts Show, New York, Tarrytown, 2006
Arts Council of Princeton Showcase, New Jersey, Princeton, 2010, 2011, 2012
Crafters Marketplace Juried Show, New Jersey, Princeton, 2010, 2011, 2012
Invitational Exhibition of Top Jewelers, Willow Grove, PA, Langman Gallery, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Collections
Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton University Campus, Princeton, NJ, 2014, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

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