Troscan’s Deirdre Jordan and Bob Robinson are a husband-and-wife team, the partners bring individual strengths to the design process. With her keen creative eye and architectural background, Deirdre establishes the holistic vision—from furniture line to manufacturing process. Trained as master woodworker and luthier, Bob’s deep material knowledge and intense precision enhances and informs their craft. Deirdre and Bob view their work as an ongoing effort to bring authenticity to design and honesty to materials. Whether it is a jagged steel line left by a torch welder or the luster of hand-burnished lacquer, each Troscan piece demonstrates the intimate relationship between designing and making.