Minnesota Clay USA

Over 60 years of playin' in the dirt! We are a nationwide dealer and distributor supplying schools, universities, camps, artists, hobbyists, and taxidermists.

Minnesota Clay, USA has been serving the clay community for over 50 years by selling high quality clay, glazes and ceramics items.

05/10/2024

Look out gnomes, there’s a new MUSHROOM in town!!! The MNClay Cottage Crew is absolutely dazzled!

We love our customers!! Mushroom by .potter.mn and gnomes by !

Photos from Minnesota Clay USA's post 05/02/2024

New, new, new! All the new things, all at once!

From we now have the pints for all of the new glazes and engobes. If you want to give them a try but the pint is too much, we still have plenty of the sample kits in stock, which have 4oz jars perfect for sampling!

And from we have two new PC glazes and the brand new Phase Glazes! These just arrived a day ago so when we say new, we mean new! Stop on by to see them for yourself, and don’t worry, we’ll get them up on our website soon!

Photos from Minnesota Clay USA's post 03/21/2024

Here are some of the layering examples that caught my eye! You can find layering examples for most of Mayco’s glazes on their website. At the booth, they also have examples of their stoneware glazes that have been wood fired and salt fired!

Photos from Minnesota Clay USA's post 01/02/2024

New Year, New Glaze! If you’re looking for something new to try this year, we have Speedball’s brand new line of mid-fire glazes in stock. Tons of fun colors to choose from!

Want to test it out but aren’t sure you’ll use a full pint? Try the sample pack! It contains 12 4oz jars of some of the different colors in the line, perfect for if you just can’t decide which one to try! Swing by and pick one up, we’d love to have you!

Photos from Minnesota Clay USA's post 11/18/2023

What’s this? New arrivals at MN Clay? The Cosmos have finally dropped! New from Amaco, these new crystalline glazes offer a totally new look at Cone 6. Stop by and try them out!

Available in store now! Will be available online soon as well!

10/28/2023

MN Clay is all set up at Robbinsdale High School for the Art Educators of Minnesota conference!! We’re doing a give away and have some great promo material for teachers as well. Stop by and say hi, we’d love to see you!

06/29/2023

A little red, white, and blue! It’s almost the 4th of July, and we hope your holiday is fun! So we can all enjoy ourselves, MN Clay will be closed Saturday July 1st through Tuesday July 4th, reopening on Wednesday July 5th! Have a fantastic weekend!!

06/15/2023

***Sale Update***
Speedball Underglaze has been added to the Stock up Sale at 15% off! Also enjoy 15% off . Take 10% off select Minnesota Clay products — Glazes and Underglazes, Potters’ Pads and Potters’ Pens and Decorative Potters’ Slips!

06/08/2023

FLASH SALE ON SPEEDBALL UNDERGLAZE!!!
25% OFF today through Saturday, in-stock items only. Sale prices will be reflected in your cart, or when updating the quantity on the product page.

Photos from Minnesota Clay USA's post 01/26/2023

Meet Braiden, our new gnome wrangler. Braiden brings a wealth of experience to the team from his time in gnome resources at several fairy gardens from around the region, the Keebler plant, and most recently Expedia. Please give him a warm welcome!
Gnomes created by

12/22/2022

Minnesota Clay will be closed for the holiday weekend starting tomorrow, Friday the 23rd and extending through Monday the 26th. We will be open for business again on Tuesday the 27th. Thank you all for your support this holiday season — see you again soon!

12/09/2022

Gunflint Stoneware!!

Our new clay body is ready for you! This stoneware is smooth on the wheel, and is also wonderful for hand building. The iron in the clay body interacts with glazes in surprising and beautiful ways, and the richness of the bare surface adds majesty to any foot rings or unglazed elements. Come by and pick up a bag today to try for yourself!

Photos from Minnesota Clay USA's post 11/23/2022

Xiem Tools bevels and ball stylus’ are finally here! These make for a great addition to any potters studio. Grab one or three today!

11/21/2022

Good morning world! Just a heads up that we will be closed November 24th - 26th for Thanksgiving. Regular operations will return Monday the 28th.

11/09/2022

Check out this awesome work in progress by using our No.7 clay. Great work Aaron, thanks for sharing!

11/09/2022

Check out this wonderful video by Melanie Mozingo from Minnewashta Elementary School! Thank you for the shout out and for introducing us to Mr. Cranky. Your assistants were highly informative! Great work everyone

See the full video here:
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=sAU1aMs4FBU&fbclid=IwAR00AM_rHIDndvUFcPC8oMBVNY6v3N7GOD1X_uVfgBtvA67EE0w7g6NN79Q&mibextid=A6UzCZ

Photos from Minnesota Clay USA's post 11/01/2022

You asked, we listened. Our dark stoneware clay will be available later this month. An official date for its release will be announced very soon! Thanks for being patient y’all, we’re excited 😆🤎
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The glaze samples listed in order of image:
NG10
NG12
HG11
SG3.1
NG19
BT15

Photos from Minnesota Clay USA's post 10/14/2022

Blue wax has returned!! We had to get Mr Skywalker to send us his secret stash…

10/10/2022

That’s right people, Amaco is back on sale!! We have about a million colors to choose from too, so come check it out would’ja!

10/05/2022

Select Skutt kilns are back in stock! Shop online or in store for your new kiln.

Photos from Minnesota Clay USA's post 09/23/2022

New brush alert!!!!! We have a brand new line of faux sable round brushes available for all your detailing needs. Come check em’ out!

Photos from Minnesota Clay USA's post 08/30/2022

Check out this amazing glass artist! Mark Hufford used our black Graffito paper to draw the tress and landscape onto the surface of fused glass. Such a creative use of materials. Find more at www.mshdesigns.com

Photos from Minnesota Clay USA's post 08/25/2022

New coming in soon! Stock up for spooky season with some ghoulishly cool transfer sheets. Stay tuned!

08/19/2022

Timmy has found the star stilts, what he will do with this knowledge nobody knows

Photos from Minnesota Clay USA's post 08/18/2022

Art Wander 2022 is here! Take a stroll through 14 local art studios and enjoy some awesome art. This is a mix media studio crawl, so there’s something for everyone! Brochures available in store only.

08/08/2022

Happy Monday pottery people! Bob and Jim are enjoying all the pretty pictures in the Amazing Glazes book. Aww

08/03/2022

Walter and Jessie can’t get enough of our blue………..colored clay!

We carry a huge range of colored clays including porcelain, stoneware, and porcelain-stone mix. Find all colors online or in store. (Link in bio)

07/21/2022

It’s that time again! Check out this pottery fest in Hutchinson. Lots of great makers on this and lots of cool activities.

More info on mnpotteryfestival.com

07/19/2022

Maddie🤝the box pile

P.s. Mayco restock today!!

07/14/2022

makes beautiful mugs and functional art. They use our green potters pads to make these beautiful stamped bottoms. Great work!!

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Videos (show all)

Last day at NCECA!! From shenanigans in the resource hall to artist demos, this has been a great conference with a lot o...
Mayco’s legendary booth! Teardrop shaped test tiles display all of Mayco’s underglazes and glazes, fired to different te...
Here’s a closer look at AMACO’s new Phase Glaze line. PG24 Night Rain, PG42 Teal Drift, PG55 Floating Lavender, PG54 Lun...
The potters are flocking! A convention center full of clay people!
Mary from Minnesota Clay here… I’m on my way to Richmond, VA for NCECA 2024! Stay tuned as I bring you live updates from...
FLASH SALE ON SPEEDBALL UNDERGLAZE!!! 25% OFF today through Saturday, in-stock items only. Sale prices will be reflected...
Check out this wonderful video by Melanie Mozingo from Minnewashta Elementary School! Thank you for the shout out and fo...
Product Highlight of the week: Potters Pens! (Part 2!)Our potters pens are a great option for surface decoration as well...
Product Highlight of the week: Potters Pens! (Part 1)Our potters pens are a great option for surface decoration as well ...
We have wheels in stock for the holidays!! If you or a loved one are looking for a new Shimpo VL Whisper or a Brent Mode...
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2960 Niagara Lane N
Plymouth, MN
55447

Opening Hours

Monday 8am - 4:30pm
Tuesday 8am - 4:30pm
Wednesday 8am - 4:30pm
Thursday 8am - 4:30pm
Friday 8am - 4:30pm
Saturday 9am - 12pm

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