News & Announcements
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
If it's been a while since you've been in the shop, or you'd like to grow your current skills, we have collected an easily accessible online resource for you to learn more or refresh. Our skills center has tutorials on everything from welding, to ceramics techniques, to soldering tutorials. The materials gathered here are from free and public sources. These resources are for reference only.
Very Basics of Wheel Throwing (Getting Started)
All employees and persons using the Steel Yard must follow simple and common sense rules of conduct to ensure their own safety as well as safety of those around them. It is everyone’s individual responsibility to familiarize and understand the Steel Yard’s policies before using the Steel Yard shop.