Capron started as a famous art teacher in Paris, naturally influenced
by Picasso, when he set up his workshop in 1947 in Vallauris, near
Cannes, to manufacture his first original works of ceramics.
In the beginning of the 60's, he decided to create exclusive collections
of ceramic tiles. Their originality is since then well known worldwide.
Nowadays, CAPRON tiles offer a full range of tiles for floors and
This is made up on one hand of his original creations named
"Roger CAPRON Création"
and on the other hand completed by additional collections named
The raw materials and the style of these collections evoke the Riviera
and the Provence, its colors, its landscapes, the Mediterranean and
the sun which the artist loves so much.