Located in Holborn and Deptford, Cockpit Arts is a complexity of studios housing independent designer-makers. Normally closed to the public, the doors are opened at the annual Open Studios event giving an opportunity to explore working studios, meet the designers, and purchase directly.
COCKPIT ARTS OPEN STUDIOS
Holborn: 26th-28th November 2010
HOLBORN: Cockpit Yard, Northington Street, London WC1N 2NP (020 7419 1959)
Deptford: 3rd-5th December 2010
DEPTFORD: 18-22 Creekside, London SE8 3DZ (020 7419 1959)
Expect to find 165 designers selling their work across the two sites, including homewares, ceramics, glass, jewellery, and accessories. Prices range from £5 to £5000.
Enter the free prize draw to win a Cockpit Christmas Tree complete with a set of hand-crafted decorations. Alternatively, enjoy some mulled wine and fresh food at the pop-up cafe by Kennards Good Foods.
Entry £5 joint ticket or £3 Deptford only. Free entry for children under 15.
Opening hours are 11am-6pm, except open until 9pm on both Fridays.