Welcome to Cockpit Arts

Cockpit Arts is the UK’s only creative business incubator for craftspeople; providing tailored support for early stage and well established craft practices; showcasing London’s finest makers at twice-yearly Open Studios; two buildings housing studios in central and south London; award-winning social enterprise.

NEWS: Cockpit Maker events this November

In November, Cockpit makers are busy preparing for Open Studios and in the run up, many of them are taking part in Christmas shopping events up and down the country.

NEWS: Q&A with Cockpit's latest team member

Joining Cockpit to launch our new Make it! programme, is Ajeet Jugnauth. Find out more about our latest team member in our Q&A series.

NEWS: Cockpit maker events this October

Discover where Cockpit makers are this month.

About Cockpit Arts

Cockpit Arts is London’s leading studios for contemporary makers and an award winning social enterprise.

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Search for a Maker

Over 140 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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Makers’ Stories

Find out how we support craftspeople at different stages with our selection of makers' stories.

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Make It!

Make It! aims to support three young makers based in London who are passionate about craft to build their own creative business.

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