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Coconut Coast Studios

Frank Bay, just past Gallows Point | 61 Tobacco Rd, 00831, St. John
+1 340-776-6944
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Great Find of Orignial Watercolor Artwork

WOW is all I can say. My husband and I have been to St. John probably 12 times over the past 13... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2018
RubySlippers62
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Norfolk, Massachusetts
Beautiful Art, Gracious Hostess

Nothing better than to view beautiful, colorful local art while sipping a drink, tasting hors... read more

Reviewed December 17, 2016
LADB
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Long Grove, Illinois
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Coconut Coast Studios is a small art gallery showcasing the vibrant watercolors of local artist Elaine Estern. Elaine's work is inspired by the island, and depicts everything from fish, coral reefs and wildlife to local sailing vessels and colorful Caribbean buildings.Stop by to meet Elaine and her chocolate labs, Godiva and Truffle. Open Monday thru Saturday, 10am to 5pm.
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Frank Bay, just past Gallows Point | 61 Tobacco Rd, 00831, St. John
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Reviewed March 25, 2018

WOW is all I can say. My husband and I have been to St. John probably 12 times over the past 13 years. How did we never find this place. First off the location is just amazing in Frank Bay. Secondly the work is vibrant...More

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Reviewed December 17, 2016

Nothing better than to view beautiful, colorful local art while sipping a drink, tasting hors d'oeuvres, and glancing at the sunset across Frank Bay. Those attending the Wednesday Evening cocktail Parties are a friendly mix of locals and visitors to St. John. The studio is...More

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Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

Nestled on Frank Bay, a mild walk from Cruz Bay, you will discover Coconut Coast Studio. Elaine's tranquil watercolor paintings capture under water treasures the Caribbean has to offer. It's been 13 years since I've visited St. John. I picked up the 2017 calendar, so...More

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Elaine E, Owner at Coconut Coast Studios, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2016

I so appreciate your kind words. Yes, Coconut Coast Studios have been in the same location for the past 25 years, and will probably be here at least another 25! Please do continue to come by and visit!

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Reviewed June 5, 2015

Finding this little house/studio of artist Elaine Estern was quite the challenge, but it was worth the confusion. Elaine loves the islands, she loves the Sea, and she loves animals. A perfect person, in our opinion. We were four couples and we went back a...More

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Reviewed April 29, 2015

Coconut Coast Studios on Wednesday evening is the perfect place to end a perfect day on St. John. We watched the sunset, drank wine and ate lovely canape's. The music, two flutes, was magical. All this and beautiful art from which we selected a print...More

1  Thank georgiaw475
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Reviewed April 2, 2015

Really enjoyed the wonderful house and the great paintings. Really was a first class reception on Wednesday night. Bought several items and enjoyed meeting the artist.

1  Thank John H
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Reviewed March 25, 2015

My favorite walk every morning is Frank Bay. I comb the beach for small pieces of sea glass and tiny shells, hoping also to see Elaine and her two chocolate labs. Every year we make it to her gallery either during the day or for...More

1  Thank Jane G
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Reviewed March 13, 2015

My wife and I were walking to Frank Bay to see the sunset and noticed a gathering in a beautiful little beach cottage. When it started to rain we were offered to come in to stay dry. Upon entering we were greeted by the artist...More

1  Thank Robin V
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Reviewed March 5, 2015 via mobile

We were fortunate enough to be able to attend one of the studios open houses. The art work that is displayed depicts the beauty of the island and Elaine's love for her two chocolate labs. The studio is in a gorgeous location and worth the...More

1  Thank Donna C
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Reviewed February 1, 2015

We always make a point of visiting this art studio. Elaine's watercolor paintings that show a view of both above and beneath the water surface are amazing. Take one home with you so that you can remember the beauty of St. John!

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