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Scholarships Applications for 2016
The Steel Yard is dedicated to supporting individual artists in their pursuit of knowledge and financial independence. For many students our open enrollment courses can be just that; a chance to learn an art form or a trade in a setting that encourages experimentation and personal growth.
Sooner than you know... CRUISE NIGHT!
We should be resting from just hosting Fire Camp... but, we're already getting excited about this years Cruise Night! On Friday July 10th, we'll be celebrating our tenth year of cool rides and hope that you'll join us. Check out our calendar page for more info, or join the event over at facebook for
Fire Camp is this Weekend!
The weather is looking great for Sundays event: FIRE CAMP! In addition to the main event, we'll be hosting demonstrations in welding, ceramics, jewelry, and blacksmithing. There will also be and industrial yard sale and food/drinks available! See you Sunday from 1-6pm. Visit our calendar
Fire Camp is only 2 Weeks Away!
Mark your calendar: June 14th, 1-6pm at the Steel Yard! Once again, we will be firing up the forges and the iron furnace on June 14th for our Third Annual Fire Camp. This event will feature hands-on mold making, attendees will have a chance to purchase a sand mold, which can then be scra
Clay Rockefeller is an artist/entrepreneur who values volunteerism and community. His personal experiences and his work mentoring youth through Project Eye-to-Eye have led him to appreciate the value of untraditional learning spaces that can meet the needs of all kinds of learners. He co-founded the Steel Yard with Nick Bauta in 2001 in order to create a place where people from all kinds of backgrounds can converge and exchange ideas. In addition to volunteering at the Steel Yard, Clay serves as a board member and as a consultant to a number of non-profits including English-for-Action, AS220, Olneyville Housing Corporation, CASH Music, the David Rockefeller Fund, and the Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors. He also loves to weld, chop, volunteer, share his ideas and play with his dogs, Uzi and Vegas.