Careers in fibers

Become a material specialist. Become an installation artist. Become a textile designer. SCAD fibers alumni open their own studios and businesses and work at and for universities, galleries, community arts programs and leading companies that include Anthropologie, Urban Outfitters, Martha Stewart Living, Paper Source, Diane von Furstenberg, Duralee Fabrics, Lilly Pulitzer, Macy’s, Target, JCPenney, Kohl’s, Mohawk Fabric Company and Brintons.

Launch your career as a professional:

  • Material specialist
  • Installation artist
  • Textile designer

And get recruited and hired by the best of the best:

  • Anthropologie
  • Chrysler
  • Ralph Lauren

Fashion your future

A SCAD education will give you the tools you need to grow a career based on your artistic talents. Alumna and Folk Fibers founder Maura Ambrose — winner of 2013 Martha Stewart American Made award — applied her SCAD education to build a handmade quilt business near Austin, Texas.

SCAD fibers program, SCAD Savannah

SCAD will see you to success

We support our students both within the classroom and beyond. As part of that effort, the SCAD office of career and alumni success offers students and graduates an array of career-building services, including:

  • Résumé development
  • Portfolio building
  • Mock interviews
  • Self-promotion
  • Assistance finding internships and employment opportunities

With professional guidance and one-on-one advising, SCAD will help you kick-start your creative career.

Take the next step

Begin your career in fibers with a B.F.A., M.A. or M.F.A from SCAD, available at our Savannah location.

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