Metal Shop

Welding is like sewing with fire!
~ unknown

Metal Shop Assessment

Safety Assessment Coming Soon!

Experienced metal workers who are also Coworkers should register for a Skills Assessment. Not a class, this will test your skills and ability to use tools safely. Check back for dates and time

Work Space

Let it burn, we have the room!

Let it burn, we have the room!

The Metal Shop is professionally equipped, with four welding stations 


Serious Tools for getting the job done!

Serious Tools for getting the job done!

The Metal shop at Bridge Storage Artspace and Cafe is an ideal place to access serious tools and a great working environment. We have an Everlast Plasma Cutter and a Lincoln Flux-Core Mig Welder plus so much more.  

Shared Metal Shop Overview

The Metal Shop at Bridge at Bridge Storage Artspace & Cafe is a vital, shared working environment, where welders use a large central worktable and a plasma cutting table to complete projects. This is an 800-square-foot space with natural light and wifi throughout. 
This space is accessible to Bridge Makers that have been certified
All Makers that have no experience but still want to learn how to weld at the Richmond Art Center will be offering welding for artist class soon.

Secure Your Creative Time


A Vibrant Work Enviroment

An Inspiring Community

24/7 Access

Private Art Studio’s

On Site Storage

Response to COVID-19

We’re taking the necessary steps to protitize the health and safety of all artist, as well as, employees in our spaces. We have implemented a scheduling system for all maker spaces to prevent overcrowding. See above to schedule your time. 

Increased Sanitization

In addition to Bridge’s normal cleaning routine, we are cleaning high touch/traffic areas with more frequency. 

Physical Distancing

We have modified shared spaces to prioritize personal space and safety. 

Behavioral Signage

Signage about mask wearing has been placed in a strategic locations around the campus to ensure that makers are following protocols. 

Contact Us

Bridge Storage and ArtSpace

23 Maine Avenue
Richmond, CA 94804

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