Involved from an early age
in the Provencal traditional art, in October 1975 he decided to develop his
passion and set up a company, which forebears his name in the town of his
ancestors: Aubagne: " The Santon Capital "
For more than 20 years
his fabrication has continually developed and his collection has acquired
and more original and attractive figurines. It now covers a whole range,
from The Traditional Provençal Santon, to Film Star santons and also
offers Personalised Santons.
A perfectionist, Daniel Scaturro maintains a high quality and puts his
know-how into each of his creations.
This love of work well done, is not only appreciated by his clients, true
collectors, but also by official prizes such as the 1st prize at
the International KRIPPANNA Competition for artists in Belgium, the Department
Art craft's Medal, The Marseilles town's medal, the Aubagne town's Medal
and also being offered the "Maître Santonnier" (Master
Santon Maker) title in 1991. It was in 1997, after 5 months hard work that
he received the " Meilleur Ouvrier de France " (Best
French Craftsman) title.
For the mark delivery of the "Meilleur Ouvrier de France" (best
French Craftsman), Daniel Scaturro was welcommed from is talent,by the
French Republic President at "Palais de l'Elysée".