Curbside Pickup!  Art Kits to help us stay creative in the comfort of our homes...


Pottery Painting Art Kits

are now available to order online.  

Choose from a large selection of  

pottery: cookie jars, cups, bowls,

plates, wall hangings, platters,

crosses and figurines galore!

KIT INCLUDES Ceramic glazes

specially made for painting your

pottery, paint brushes and tools.

INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEO   Click Here to Watch 

Return your painted pottery to be fired in the kiln at 2,000 degrees, making your colors dazzle and shine! Allow up to 1 week to be notified when your pottery is complete and ready for curbside pickup in the magical treasure chest.



Latest Newsletter: December 21 2021

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Clay Creature Art Kits  

Play with clay all day while you stay home...


KIT INCLUDES Five pounds of white clay, glazes for painting, paint brushes and tools.

INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEO #1: pot and bowl


INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEO #2: mug & creature


  • Return your clay creations carefully to be fired in the kiln, making the clay vitrify and your glazes turn into glass.

  • Allow up to 2 weeks to be notified when your pottery is complete and ready for pickup from the treasure chest.



Attention Homeschoolers 

Call/ Text 760-361-3461 to place your order to request the correct cost for your PO.

Under the shadow of the northern hills of Joshua Tree National Park, nestled amidst the benign palm trees of the Oasis of Mara, proprietress Gretchen Grunt has set up a multi-purpose gallery, shop, studio complex, showroom, and best of all, classroom, for the art-minded {adventurer}."

-Mark Hornish,

LA Deserts Travel Examiner

Art by Appointment

Choose from an inspiring selection of art classes for the whole family...

In collaboration with the 29 Palms Inn:  "The Creative Center is founded on the premise that the creative spirit is an integral part of our spiritual and social paths in life. A loving and non-judgmental art studio environment is one of our primary goals.”

"My kids have spent a lot of time here and love the experience. There's something about the appeal of the desert that attracts artists and deep thinkers. The existential space between nothing and everything contains the shadows of Joshua trees by moonlight. Our art asks us to reflect on the deeper hidden meaning behind simple ideas,..."

-Lonny Hanlon, Go With Flo