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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
The Steel Yard partners with both schools and organizations to offer students a place to explore and make connections between the arts and industrial processes through custom curriculum in courses and workshops.
Educational Partnerships augment the creative opportunities available at the partner facility with a creative curriculum that highlights hands-on opportunities in ceramics, jewelry, metalworking and blacksmithing. Students are empowered to make their own artwork under the careful supervision of professional working artists.
As an added bonus, any student who has completed one of our Educational Partnership programs is invited to attend Open Studio sessions free of charge for the duration of their time in high school. Students can work on their own projects and spend time experimenting in our shop with the support and guidance of Steel Yard artists and instructors.
Sponsored An Educational Partnership
Individuals, schools and organizations are invited to sponsor an Educational Partnership at the Steel Yard for their students and members. These high quality courses will introduce the industrial arts to new audiences at an affordable price. These classes are custom designed to meet the needs of the sponsor and their constituents’ needs.
We are available for tours with local school and youth-serving community organization - please call in advance to schedule.
Interested in creating a partnership, sponsoring a program, or getting involved in programs at they Yard? Email