Fired Up Studios


Fired Up Studios
1000 Boone Ave N
Suite 380
Golden Valley, MN 55427

Office & Gallery Hours:

Mon: Noon - 6 p.m.
Tues: Noon - 6 p.m.
Wed: 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Thurs: Noon - 6 p.m.
Fri: Noon - 6 p.m.
Sat: Noon - 6 p.m.
Sun: 1 - 5 p.m.


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Specialty Classes and Workshops

While we don't do specialty workshops, many local art centers do. We think our students and members would be interested. If you know of a special pottery workshop happening in the Twin Cites, please email us the details so we can add it here.

Wood Fire Workshop with Zac Spates

Edina Art Center is offering a wood fire workshop with Zac Spates at his newly rebuilt pottery studios in Hudson, WI. Students will bring greenware or bisque pottery to Zac's studio to glaze, wad, and fire on site. Each student may bring enough pots to cover, with overhangs, a template of 24 inches by 24 inches with a height not to exceed 12 inches. The entire class will participate in the loading, firing, and unloading of the kiln.


  • Loading: March 16
  • Firing: March 16 - 19
  • Unloading: March 25

Cost: $260 nm/$234 m

For More Information: Please call Edina Art Center at 952-903-5788

Friday Raku Impromptu

Edina Art Center is offering a raku firing class with Adama Sow.

When: March 10 and March 24
9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Cost: $21 nm/$19 m per class
Glaze firing fees not included

For More Information: Please call Edina Art Center at 952-903-5788

Low Momentum: Hand-building and Throwing on a Light-weight Kick Wheel

Learn about wood firing and how to make large clay pots from Samuel Johnson, clay artist and Associate Art Professor at St. Johnís/St. Benedictís University in Collegeville, Minnesota. Sam will demonstrate his unique technique of coil-and-paddle construction with clay while working on a light weight, Japanese-style kick wheel. Samís technical mastery and understanding of pottery is well developed and his work frequently reflects his ongoing investigations of the philosophy and history of clay. Come join in the discussion and learn from a highly skilled potter! Box lunches will be available for $10 or bring your own.

When: April 22
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Cost: $51 nm/$46 m

For More Information: Please call Edina Art Center at 952-903-5788