Fired Up Studios


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

Office & Gallery Hours:
Tours by appointment only

Mon: Noon - 3 p.m.
Tues: Cosed
Wed: Noon - 3 p.m.
Thurs: Closed
Fri: Noon - 3 p.m.
Sat: Noon - 3 p.m.
Sun: Noon - 3 p.m.

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Welcome to Fired Up Studios

Fired Up Studios is a community pottery studio located in Golden Valley, MN. It was created to provide the space and equipment to allow clay artists and potters of all levels to explore their creativity and work in a supportive environment. We offer a variety of services including a retail gallery, pottery classes, and membership options.

What's New

COVID Update:

Due to increased variant and break-through cases of COVID-19, our staff has resumed masking for your safely. Face Masks are optional for customers and members who are fully vaccinate, but they are strongly encouraged.

If you are not fully vaccinated, you still need to wear a face mask at Fired Up Studios.

Our studio is not marked for social distancing, but we expect our members and customer to be respectful of other members' boundaries. We usually have plenty of space for our members to practice social distancing as needed.

Cleaning has always been and will continue to be a high priority at Fired Up Studios. We still ask that everyone clean up after yourself. We also clean daily to keep the dust down. Please continute to wash your hands frequently.

Thank you for helping keep Fired Up Studios safe and healthy.

Pottery Classes

Beginning Pottery classes for 2021 have filled. If you wish to be put on a waiting list, please email us. If we get a cancelation, we will contact people on the waiting list in the order we received their request. Email is the best way for us to keep track of who is interested in getting into a class.

We will have more classes available in 2022. We typically post that scheudle sometime between mid-October and early November. Classes are small, and we are limited in how many we can offer. We will send out an email to our a href="" target="_blank">mailing list when we post the scheudle, but expect classes to fill quickly.


If you are interested in learning more about membership at Fired Up Studios, you can make an appointment for a membership tour. Tours are avilable by appointment only; no walk-ins, please.

We currently have a waiting list for new studio members. Please email us or call us to be put on the waiting list. We will call you when a space becomes availalbe.

There is no waiting for new firing members. Please set up an appointment for a membership tour to get sgined up. All sign-ups are by appointment only.

Ask the Potter

We have started a new workshop program for our members called Ask the Potter. This program is designed for our members who are looking for instruction beyond Beginning Pottery classes or just have a one-off question. Twice a month (1 Saturday morning and 1 Wednesday evening) we have an instructor available to our members for feedback, critque, demonstraions, or whatever pottery help they are looking for. The program is free for both firing and studios members. It is not available for non-members.

Our September sessions are:
Saturday, September 11 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Molly will be casserole dishes and other throwing techniques.
Wednesday, September 29 from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Ernest will be discussing glazing. Please bring pieces to discuss and test tiles for practicing.

Clay Dates

We have a limited number of Clay Dates, and classes fill up quickly. Please plan ahead if you are looking to book a Clay Date. Classes are small and adults only. Please go to our Clay Date page for more information about the changes and to sign up.


Our gallery is open for shopping 5 days a week during our regular office hours. No appointment required. Our Gallery page has details about our shopping restrictions.

Larina Vosika DeWalt

... thank you so much for all your careful work. I have been very happy at Fired Up Studios, and look forward to using it in the future.
— Jon

Gift Certificates Available

Introduce your friends to the joys of making pottery. It's the perfect gift for someone who has everything.

Call our office at 612-852-2787 to puchase.

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