John is from a ranching and rodeo family in Nevada where he has crafted fine leather working gear from a very young age.
As a third-generation owner of J.M. Capriola Co. John grew up knowing the importance of artistry and quality. Early on, John knew he wanted to be an artist and continue making and creating traditional cowboy gear.
John manages J.M. Capriola Co., helping to preserve the quality and authenticity of the western tradition in making gear.
John lives in Spring Creek Nevada with his wife Susan, son Charlie, and daughter Audrey.