Awards and bursaries

Feltmakers’ Award at Cockpit


About the Feltmakers' Award at Cockpit

Benefits included in the Feltmakers' Award at Cockpit

  • Studio space for one year within the creative community at Cockpit
  • Business support services including one-to-one coaching and business development workshops
  • Selling and promotional opportunities, including two annual Cockpit Open Studios events

Eligibility criteria for the Feltmakers' Award at Cockpit

Applicants must:

  • Be a maker working as a milliner or with primarily felt textiles
  • Commit to taking up the Award and developing their practice for the full duration of the Award
  • Commit to attending our Induction Day and full set of Make It Count business training workshops
  • Arrange and pay for their own public liability insurance [minimum £5m] and contents insurance prior to the start date
  • Be currently living in the UK and entitled to remain in the UK for the period of the Award. (Cockpit is unable to sponsor or support visa applications.)

How to apply for the Feltmakers' Award at Cockpit

About the Worshipful Company of Feltmakers

Case Studies