Cockpit Arts is again looking for talented makers to join their Cockpit Arts Community. The Awards comprise subsidised studio space and business support for one year. The following are open for applications:
The Cockpit Arts Ros Stracey Ceramic Residency
Open to a ceramicist who has a strong desire to experiment and take risks with their practice; we are looking for makers who demonstrate originality, innovation, creativity, craft skill and quality in the work and concepts presented.
Closing date: noon, October 5 2018
The Cockpit Arts / The Worshipful Company of Basketmakers’ Award * * NEW AWARD **
Open to a maker practicing basket making; our aim is to welcome a basket maker to Cockpit Arts to start up and grow as an independent maker and business owner.
Closing date: noon, October 10 2018
The Cockpit Arts / Radcliffe Craft Development Award
Open to a talented maker with a commitment to high quality craftsmanship, who demonstrates a clear need and commitment to developing their craft skill.
Closing date: noon, October 12 2018
The Cockpit Arts / Worshipful Company of Woolmen Award ** NEW AWARD **
Open to a maker working primarily with wool textiles aiming to develop their craft practice and business.
Closing date: noon, October 19 2018
The Cockpit Arts / Leathersellers’ Award
Open to talented makers working with leather who are seeking business development support to take their creative business to the next level.
Applications accepted at any time
Applicants can download Calls for Entries and application forms from the Cockpit Arts website – https://cockpitarts.com/awards-bursaries/ – or contact Sandie at email@example.com for further information.