The Art of Craft, with Cockpit Studios Deptford

Arts for Dementia

  • Alzheimer's disease
  • London
  • 18+

Join our FREE programme for people with early-stage dementia or mild cognitive impairment and their companions.

Dates: Every Friday from 12 July – 30 August.

This 8-week programme is a chance for participants to try their hand at a number of new crafts including ceramics, textiles and weaving, from the brilliant resident makers at Cockpit Studios.

Each session will focus on a different theme and craft. Participants will learn new techniques and use a variety of materials to create a finished piece. At the end of the session, there will be a chance to socialise with light refreshments.

The programme is free of charge and all materials are included. No previous art experience is needed. It is about giving it a go!

Enjoy weekly creativity
Make new social connections
Develop new skills
Combat memory worries
To register to take part in this programme please email Christina at or call 020 3633 9954

Contact Information


18-22 Creekside





“2023 Participant (companion)”

Thanks so much for yesterday, Mum and I really enjoyed the session and learnt so much! It was real quality time with Mum in a social setting that she felt happy in. How lucky to have the whole place to our own, incredible.

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