Services and Information

Important Notice

Plainsman Clays Ltd. will be closed to public access starting Thursday March 19. We will keep the doors closed (no exceptions), but continue to take and fill orders via phone (credit card only accepted) and e-mail. Pick up orders will be placed on at the front of the building, however we will be unable to assist in any loading. These measures allow us to limit contact with customers and minimize any risk with regards to the COVID-19 virus.

We can be reached by phone at 403-527-8535, fax 403-527-7508 and via email at

Thank you for your understanding during this difficult time.

We recommend that manufacturers have in-house technical staff to help them avoid production problems and deal with them quickly if they occur. In addition, your own technical people will not have conflicts of interest when it comes to choosing suppliers and products. Remember, we can work with your staff you help you appraise you materials, understand them, adapt to them.

Body Formulation

If you understand your body you are in a position to control it and adapt and adjust it. We can help you develop that knowledge and control using products that you can trust.

Glaze Formulation

Our technical staff includes the author of INSIGHT software, the worlds leading glaze chemistry product for Linux, Windows and Macintosh. If you need help understanding glazes, utilizing our products in your glazes, adapting your glazes to our products, we can help you take control.


If you need to develop a manufacturing facility and need a consultant to assist in any matter from plant construction and management to materials supply, formulations, equipment, etc. we can put you in contact with dozens of capable consultants.

Product Adaptation

Our product line is fluid, we can work with you to adjust any of them or formulate new ones that specifically meet your needs. We have the flexibility of using only our own mined products, imported minerals, or mixtures to create what you need.

Quality Control Program Setup

We can assist you to set up an effective quality control and R&D department in your company.