Christie Alexander BA(Hons) Textiles, MDes Textiles as Fashion, Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Job Title:

Knit Technician


Technical Services



Fashion + Textiles workshops in the Reid Building
Develop your technical skills with specialist equipment from traditional looms to advanced digital printing

Fashion + Textiles workshops in the Reid Building


Christie Alexander

At GSA I instruct and provide technical support in the following areas; hand knitting, domestic machine knitting, knit specific software design, industrial machine knitting, fashioning for knitwear, calculating knitwear patterns, linking and finishing knitwear.

I have experience teaching various knit courses in Iceland, Singapore and UK. Personal projects include consulting and knitting for films, television productions, adverts, fashion designers and architects.