Cockpit Arts is open over two weekends for a midsummer celebration; visit for a glimpse behind the studio doors and a chance to buy direct from London’s best independent makers, alongside demonstrations, workshops and a secret postcard sale.
Meet over 140 different craftspeople during the two weekend openings at Cockpit Arts’ studios; located in Holborn, at the heart of Bloomsbury and in the creative South East London neighbourhood of Deptford. Open Studios is the only time Cockpit Arts is open to the public, making this an exclusive opportunity to see inside the buildings as well as meet and buy direct from some of the best makers in London - emerging and established. Throughout both weekends there will be demonstrations, talks and taster workshops. See www.cockpitarts.com for details. Cockpit Arts is London’s leading studios for contemporary craft. An award-winning social enterprise, Cockpit is home to 150 businesses based at its Holborn and Deptford sites. Cockpit offer dedicated studio space and expert business support to enable talented makers to start and grow successful practices. Since opening in 1986, Cockpit has supported thousands of makers, from fine jewellers to glass artists, ceramicists to contemporary weavers, to achieve national and international success.
HOLBORN · 14 – 16 June Cockpit Yard, Northington St, London, WC1N 2NP Holborn, Chancery Lane & Russell Square Opening times: Fri 2pm – 8pm, Sat 11am – 6pm, Sun, 12pm – 5pm
DEPTFORD · 21 – 23 June 18-22 Creekside, London, SE8 3DZ Deptford Bridge Deptford Opening times: Fri 2pm – 8pm, Sat 11am – 6pm, Sun, 12pm – 5pm
FREE ENTRY, Donations Welcome