Yvonne Caldwell

Yvonne Caldwell

Roles and Responsibilities

I gained full time employment at the College 2 years after I graduated, working within the team of Clothing and Sewing technicians, part time as a sewing technician and part time working with our industry-specific computer software for fashion design and manufacture.

Biography

I studied Art & Design at FE College for 2 years. I studied at The Scottish College of Textiles (now the School of Textile & Design of Heriot-Watt University) for four 4 years and gained a BSc in Clothing Design & Manufacture. As a part of my degree, I spent 12 months working full time in a factory that produced men’s shirts for M&S. Spent 2 years part-time working in a small tailored jacket manufacturer as a pattern cutter, and part-time working in the sewing workshops of The Scottish College of Textiles.

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