For the working metal artist or experienced maker, we provide access to our metal shop beyond our classes. One of the most popular ways to get back into our studio is through Open Studios, offered each and every Sunday (check our homepage for cancellations). Open Studios a
For the working metal artist or experienced maker, we provide access to our metal shop beyond our classes. One of the most popular ways to get back into our studio is through Open Studios, offered each and every Sunday (check our homepage for cancellations). Open Studios are an
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
Raw Wine: A Benefit Wine Tasting
Come help raise funds for the Steel Yard while sampling organic and natural wines from around the world! The Steel Yard is teaming up with Campus Fine Wines to bring you an event built on the principle that good food and wine should be enjoyed in good company. Raw wine, also called real wine, n
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National Endowment for the Arts - United States of Arts: Rhode Island
The National Endownment for the Arts is celebrating their 50th Anniversary by traveling the country and covering part of each state's art scene in a short video. The Steel Yard was featured in Rhode Island's video. To see more, click here.
Robert Houllahan - Wood Kiln Unloading 07-15
Marta Martinez - Cafe Recuerdos | A Traveling Art Installation About RI Latino History
Robert Houllahan - SY Iron Pour 14 Time Lapse
Robert Houllahan - Hoss the Boss Sony A7s slow motion
(add)ventures - Honeywell - North Force
Holliston Sand's Video of the 2014 Fire Camp
(add)ventures - Honeywell - Livewire
Ian Travis Barnard Photography- Iron Pour 2013
Robert Houllahan - The Steel Yard Flyover
Motif Magazine - the Steel Yard | Providence | Classic Car Meet
(add)ventures - Uvex Turboshield - Phantom Flex
Robert Houllahan - The Steel Yard in 4 Minutes
Rob Crosson Film Production- A Cleaner Jenks Park: Partnering with The Steel Yard
Providence "I Am Inspired" video by Ben Gilbarg. Featuring Camp Metalhead participants
Robert Houllahan- Cruise Night 2012
Ian Travis Barnard Photography - Iron Pour 2011
Halloween Iron Pour 2011 - Robert Houllahan
Makeshift Magazine - The Works: The Steel Yard
Japanese Television Features The Steel Yard
Creative:Interactive - Blacksmithing at the Steel Yard
Creative:Interactive - Ceramics at the Steel Yard
Creative:Interactive - Jewelry at the Steel Yard
Creative:Interactive - Welding at the Steel Yard
Iron Pour 2010 video by Rob Houllahan.
Cruise Night 2010 video by Rob Houllahan.
Robert Houllahan- Steel Yard Construction first edit 12-09
The Steel Yard went under remediation in 2010 and Robert Houllahan caught the proccess for us.
Volunteers help build a tire playground in Riverside Park.
A spectator video from our 2007 Iron Pour with the Iron Guild.