Handcrafted custom designed jewerly by Roberto Vengoechea, Black Mountain, NC

Fine Jewelry Designer, Roberto Vengoechea

Designer, Craftsman, Jeweler with more than 30 years experience

Roberto Vengoechea was born and raised in Colombia, South America, of Indian and Spanish-Basque ancestry.  He immigrated to America as a young man, learning his craft while living in Florida.  In Florida he met his wife, June (from Scotland) and together they relocated to Black Mountain, North Carolina to be closer to the unique arts and crafts scene.


Roberto’s designs feature sophisticated, contemporary fine jewelery consisting of unique square-shank rings, cast in precious metals using fine gemstones and diamonds. His creations have often been referred to as as “Dali-esque”, referring to the artist, Salvador Dali.


Roberto is a member of:

  • Handmade in America
  • Southern Highlands Craft Guild (Lifetime juried guild)
  • Carolina Designer Craftsmen (Lifetime juried guild)
  • Tennessee Craft (formerly TACA)


Roberto has an eye for detail and the craftsmanship of a designer to create truly unique jewelry.


One of his signature and copyright series is the Mountain Ring, Mountain Pendant and Mountain Earring set, created just for Black Mountain enthusiasts.