Staff profile

Charly Yates

Technical Advisor in Knitted and Woven Textiles

Charly Yates in the textile design studio.


Fashion and Textiles


College of Arts, Humanities and Education


School of Arts



I am a textiles technician and textile designer maker. Within my current role supporting classes and instructing demonstrations & techniques to groups, as well as ensuring the maintenance and running of the knit and weave department.


BA (Hons) Textile Design - 1st class honours

Recent conferences

MIIT (Making It In Textiles) Conference - Bradford 07/10/19

Experience in industry

Additional interests and activities

I am running my own textiles business - with a focus on interiors, accessories & gifts and taking part in exhibitions and events. I am also interested in photography, drawing and baking.

In the media