Charlotte Hetherington

2013 QEST Garfield Weston Foundation Scholar - Textile Design

Charlotte is an accomplished screen printer, dyer and woven textile specialist. She has recognised that digital printing facilities have ousted hand processed methods, but she is determined to keep traditional skills alive and make them relevant by modernising through innovation. in the year prior to her attending the Royal College of Art (RCA), she acquired extensive knowledge of printing and manufacturing within the fashion industry, showing her versatility as a designer by working within a diverse range of organisations including Zandra Rhodes, H&M and Fusion.

A QEST Scholarship supported Charlotte during her MA in Printed Textile Design at the RCA.