Kiln Fire Blog

Whether you are an aspiring potter, or a business-minded individual, our blog aims to provide insights, knowledge, and appreciation for art and entrepreneurship within pottery and ceramics. Let's see what we can discover at the intersection of clay, creativity, and commerce.

5 Ways to Increase Your Pottery Studio Revenue

Published on January 3, 2024
Savvy studio owners understand the importance of innovation in maintaining and enhancing their financial sustainability. Staying ahead in your market means always being on the lookout for fresh, creative methods and strategies that can differentiate your studio offerings, increase your...

A Guide to Pottery Software and Apps

Published on September 18, 2023
A new wave of software and apps are available to assist potters in their creative journey. Whether you're a seasoned ceramist or just starting out, this article is your guide to some of the newest offerings designed to elevate your...

New Pottery Class Directory

Published on July 26, 2023
Have you been searching for local pottery studios offering classes in your area? We have some exciting news for you. Today, we are pleased to introduce Kiln Fire's Pottery Classes Directory, a class listing designed to help you find nearby...

Kiln Firing Fee Calculator

Published on July 7, 2023
Pottery studios are havens for artistic expression and creativity, offering individuals the opportunity to express themselves while creating beautiful and functional objects. While fostering the artistic process, pottery studios also face the challenge of managing and billing kiln firing fees....

8 Surefire Ways to Keep Active Memberships at Your Pottery Studio

Published on July 6, 2023
Running a successful pottery studio involves not only attracting members but also ensuring their satisfaction and continued engagement. To build a thriving community and retain loyal members, it's essential to create an environment that fosters creativity, growth, and a sense...

Introducing Kiln Fire, Innovative Pottery Studio Management Software

Published on June 29, 2023
Managing the finances of a pottery studio can be a complex and time-consuming task. From tracking kiln firing fees to handling monthly membership payments, studio owners often find themselves grappling with frustrating payment processors, running credit cards, or collecting cash....