Donald Schnell Studio

The Donald Schnell Studio creates ceramics from lights to water fountains to plants to wind chimes to dinnerware, the studio has a variety of unique and enticing pieces.

The ceramics in the studio use coral sand and melted glass to capture the feel of the islands. Each piece is hand crafted on the island and singularly designed.

There are also hand blown glass, ceramic and stained glass pieces that were carefully selected to complement the original creations in the studio.

Life on St. John moves at a relaxed temp, so guests should take their time visiting the studio. Feel free to look, touch, enjoy and ask questions!

Getting There

Located in the heart of downtown Cruz Bay, Donald Schnell Studio invites residents and travelers exploring and browsing shops in this neighborhood or the surrounding area. Regardless of whether you're staying in the vicinity, you should think about stopping by.

What's Nearby

If you can't find whatever you are shopping for while at Donald Schnell Studio, you might want to check out some other specialty shops that are in this same general vicinity, like Bajo El Sol, and Best of Both Worlds. Check out the table below to see a wider array of shops that are reasonably close to this retailer.

Other Shopping Nearby
Name Type Distance Direction
Mongoose Junction Shopping Center 0.2 mi. North
Wharfside Village Shopping Center 0.2 mi. West
Friends of the Park Store Gift and Souvenir Shops 0.1 mi. North
Bajo El Sol Art Gallery 0.2 mi. North
Best of Both Worlds Art Gallery 0.2 mi. North

Aside from shopping, you'll discover a variety of landmarks that you could have fun visiting while you're in downtown Cruz Bay. If visiting a museum is what you want, spend some time at Ivan Jadan Museum. However, if you'd rather visit a historical site, the right match for you might instead be Cruz Bay Battery. There are also a variety of restaurants nearby.


<p>The studio is open Monday through Saturday from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm and Sunday from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm.</p>

Contact Information

Location: 27 Southside Road, downtown Cruz Bay, St. John

Phone: (800) 253-7170




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