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The Carrie Furnace

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Carrie Furnace Blvd
Rankin, PA 15104 United States
412-464-4020 https://www.riversofsteel.com/things-to-do/tours/

September 2018

$35

Alloy PGH: Artist-led exhibition Tours

Saturday, September 1st @ 1:00 pm - Saturday, September 29th @ 2:00 pm
The Carrie Furnace, Carrie Furnace Blvd
Rankin, PA 15104 United States
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Join the artists and curators of Alloy Pittsburgh 2018 for a tours of this year's temporary, site-based artworks. Tours are at 1 pm on Saturdays in September. Featured tour guides are as scheduled: September 1 - Sara Caplan and Sheila Ann Swartz September 8 - Chris McGinnis, Curtis Reaves, and Sophia Sobers September 15 - Katie Rearick and Gwen Sadler September 22 - Sean Derry, Elizabeth Fortunato, and Michael Hull Tours on September 29 will be offered in conjuction with…

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Iron Casting Workshops 2018

Monday, September 24th @ 8:00 am - Saturday, September 29th @ 8:00 pm
The Carrie Furnace, Carrie Furnace Blvd
Rankin, PA 15104 United States
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Join Rivers of Steel Arts for Iron Casting Workshops at the Carrie Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Workshops are perfect for iron enthusiasts looking for extended working time on site or those with limited experience looking to hone their skills.  All experience levels are welcome and encouraged to participate! Week-long Iron Intensives  GET TICKETS This workshop features extended shop time on site and in-depth instruction and/or assistance catered to the needs of each individual.  Participants will have the chance to learn and experiment…

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$10

Festival of Combustion 2018

Saturday, September 29th @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Carrie Furnace, Carrie Furnace Blvd
Rankin, PA 15104 United States
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Step inside the magnificent Carrie Furnaces and experience the HEAT and POWER of molten metal amid this 20th century industrial marvel!  2018’s FESTIVAL OF COMBUSTION features hands-on activities in industrial arts and American crafts guaranteed to excite adults and children of all ages! Create your own unique piece of HOT art and witness exciting American craft demonstrations including glass blowing, raku ceramics, black smithing, custom automotives, welding and metal fabrication.  Carve a scratch mold and watch the Rivers of Steel…

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October 2018

$30.00

Urban Art Workshops 2018

Friday, October 5th @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on Friday, June 15th, 2018 at 5:00pm

One event on Friday, July 13th, 2018 at 5:00pm

One event on Friday, August 17th, 2018 at 5:00pm

One event on Friday, September 14th, 2018 at 5:00pm

One event on Friday, October 5th, 2018 at 5:00pm

The Carrie Furnace, Carrie Furnace Blvd
Rankin, PA 15104 United States
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Join Rivers of Steel Arts for this unique workshop in aerosol painting at the Carrie Furnaces!  Participants will get hands-on experience with style-writing, letter design and painting techniques while learning about the underground culture of graffiti, its history and how it continues to evolve as an art form.  Taking place on Fridays evenings from 5-8pm, these workshops are led by experienced urban artist Shane Pilster of 82 Concepts.  Each guest has the chance to view Rivers of Steel's unique collection…

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$60

Sunday Art Sessions at the Furnace

Sunday, October 7th @ 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
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One event on Sunday, October 14th, 2018 at 9:30am

One event on Sunday, October 21st, 2018 at 9:30am

The Carrie Furnace, Carrie Furnace Blvd
Rankin, PA 15104 United States
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Join Rivers of Steel for a series of open-air painting excursions at the historic Carrie Blast Furnace National Historic Landmark in Swissvale, PA. These five-hour sessions start in October and offer unique close-up views of the inspiring blend of history, industrial design and naturally occurring decay located throughout the site.  Each day will feature a different location, to be interpreted by the artists however they see fit. Local artist and painter Ian Green will be on hand to help with…

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$60

Sunday Art Sessions at the Furnace

Sunday, October 14th @ 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
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One event on Sunday, October 14th, 2018 at 9:30am

One event on Sunday, October 21st, 2018 at 9:30am

The Carrie Furnace, Carrie Furnace Blvd
Rankin, PA 15104 United States
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Join Rivers of Steel for a series of open-air painting excursions at the historic Carrie Blast Furnace National Historic Landmark in Swissvale, PA. These five-hour sessions start in October and offer unique close-up views of the inspiring blend of history, industrial design and naturally occurring decay located throughout the site.  Each day will feature a different location, to be interpreted by the artists however they see fit. Local artist and painter Ian Green will be on hand to help with…

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$30

Photo Safari @ Carrie Furnaces

Saturday, October 20th @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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One event on Sunday, July 29th, 2018 at 3:00pm

One event on Sunday, August 19th, 2018 at 3:00pm

One event on Saturday, October 20th, 2018 at 3:00pm

The Carrie Furnace, Carrie Furnace Blvd
Rankin, PA 15104 United States
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These 3-hour photo safaris are appropriate for both novice and experienced photographers alike craving an “open” shooting experience with very little interruption, guidance or interference.  Take your time and line up the perfect image of the historic Carrie Furnaces! All Safaris and Workshops GET TICKETS Private photographic opportunities are available Monday through Friday, by appointment only. Contact Stacy Drane or call 412-464-4020 ext. 32 for information.

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$60

Sunday Art Sessions at the Furnace

Sunday, October 21st @ 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
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One event on Sunday, October 14th, 2018 at 9:30am

One event on Sunday, October 21st, 2018 at 9:30am

The Carrie Furnace, Carrie Furnace Blvd
Rankin, PA 15104 United States
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Join Rivers of Steel for a series of open-air painting excursions at the historic Carrie Blast Furnace National Historic Landmark in Swissvale, PA. These five-hour sessions start in October and offer unique close-up views of the inspiring blend of history, industrial design and naturally occurring decay located throughout the site.  Each day will feature a different location, to be interpreted by the artists however they see fit. Local artist and painter Ian Green will be on hand to help with…

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