Centrespace was originally founded as Bristol Craft Centre Ltd in 1977 and became registered as an Industrial Provident Society in 1982. Centrespace offers around 29 affordable studio and workshop spaces to artists, craftspeople and creatives in the heart of the old City of Bristol. It was renamed from Bristol Craft Centre Ltd to Centrespace Ltd in 2012.

Centrespace runs as a co-operative and both the studios and gallery are maintained and managed by the studio members and the Centrespace Co-ordinator. If you are interested in applying for studio space please email Laura Forman the Studio Co-ordinator who works Wednesday to Friday 10.00 am to 5.00 pm at

These are some of the people who work at Centrespace.

Dail Behennah Artist/Maker
Joe Berger Joe Berger Illustration, cartoon, animation
Hannah Cousins Printmaker
Hugh Cowling One half of Uncle Ginger animation studio and freelance illustrator, designer and composer
Nathan Daniels Illustrator
Rosalyn Faith Contemporary Knitted Jewellery
Owen Gent Illustrator
Michael Henderson Michael Henderson Wood sculpture, worker
Sean Keohane Sean Keohane Traditional Upholstery
Emily Ketteringham Emily Ketteringham illustrator and design
ForMed Films CIC Animated films + illustrations to help people better understand medical and health issues
The Letterpress Collective The Letterpress Collective Letterpress workshops and printer
Henning Löhlein Henning Löhlein Illustration for editorial and publishing
Catriona R MacKenzie Designer/Maker of contemporary modern glassware and jewellery
Moira Gillbrook Moira Gillbrook fine art painter
Gwen Millward Gwen Millward Children's book illustrator and author
Sarah Poffa Bespoke Tailor and Textile Artist
Studio 7 Music Repairs Richard Smith - Studio 7 Music Repairs wood and brass instrument repairs
Sally Daniels - tangentfield We are a collective of designers, makers and architects collaborating on buildings, festivals & educational workshops & events
Jessica Thorn Ceramic Design Maker
Simon Tozer Printmaker and illustrator
John Wright Modelmaking John Wright Modelmaking Ltd Model maker