Native American jewelry artist Lambert Eustace was born July 1960 in Albuquerque. His father is Zuni and his mother, Felcita Eustace, is Cochiti.Eustace was influenced mostly by his parents, who were known for their carvings as well as for their jewelry-making. He admired their long hours of and dedication to their craft, traits he has tried to emulate.
A deeply spiritual man, his inspiration comes from his religious beliefs and he uses many religious symbols in his designs.
Working with both silver and gold, Eustace is known for his handmade chains and bolo ties and belt buckles made of silver, coral and turquoise.
Each shape has special meaning to him, which Eustace believes brings good luck for the new owner.