Welcome to Cockpit Arts

Cockpit Arts is an award winning social enterprise and the UK’s only business incubator for craftspeople, housing up to 170 small businesses at our two centres in central and south London.

About Cockpit Arts

Cockpit Arts is an award winning social enterprise and the UK’s only business incubator for craftspeople.

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NEWS: Cockpit Arts and Jerwood Creative Bursaries

Cockpit Arts welcomes a new team member thanks to The Weston Jerwood Creative Bursaries Programme

NEWS: February news and events

The latest news from the studios and discover where to find Cockpit makers in February.

NEWS: Makers' Stories - Onome Otite - Textile Artist and Illustrator

Onome Otite has built her business in just a few years thanks to the support of the Cockpit Arts | Prince’s Trust Creative Careers programme.

Apply for a place

If you're a talented maker and looking to grow your business you have come to the right place. Apply to Cockpit Arts today.

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London Creative Network

London Creative Network (LCN) is a new development programme for creative practitioners in London.

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Creative Employment Programme

Cockpit's apprenticeship scheme that gives young people skills to obtain work in a craft business.

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Search for a Maker

170 of the UK's finest makers are based at Cockpit Arts. Find out what they create and source beautifully made craft.

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Search for a Maker