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: Welcoming new makers to Cockpit Arts

Cockpit welcomes new makers to our creative business incubator studios on a regular basis – with the coming summer months bringing an exceptional group of talent.

NEWS: Makers' Stories - Majeda Clarke - woven textiles artist

The latest in our Makers' Stories series features woven textile artist, Majeda Clarke.

NEWS: Cockpit makers' events this summer

Full listing of where to find Cockpit makers in the coming months

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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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 gives young people skills to obtain work in a craft business.

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Search for a Maker