This is your time — experience it all

Cutting-edge resources. Connected faculty. Celebrated guests and world-renowned events. As a fibers student at SCAD, you can capitalize on every opportunity to get the most out of your student experience.

Dedicated to fiber arts

Pepe Hall is a 20,500-square-foot facility exclusively dedicated to the study of fibers. Use state-of-the-art equipment to develop your weaving, fabric design, screen printing, surface design, embellishment, sculptural and environmental art skills to the maximum.

Premium tools always at your fingertips:

  • A sewing lab featuring Juki and Bernina sewing machines, Bernina sergers, a Brother PR620 embroidery machine, and Gammill Charm mid-arm quilting machine
  • Two hand weaving studios with 38 4- and 8-harness floor looms and a 4-harness 60" Cranbrook loom
  • A digital weaving studio with one Jacquard loom and five Compu-Dobby looms
  • Circular, flatbed and double bed, standard, bulky and electronic knitting machines
  • A digital textile printing lab with three Mutoh 1938 TX printers with fiber-reactive, acid and disperse dyes
  • Screen printing lab with darkroom, wash-out room, exposure table, four 4-yard print tables and an 8-yard table with rail system for printing yardage
  • Dye lab with induction burners, two bullet steamers, a dye-mixing box, Jacquard SteamJet Fabric Finisher and a 35-gallon kettle dye drum for dyeing yardage
  • Wet processes lab with a flatbed, rotary felting machines and papermaking equipment, including a Hollander beater, hydraulic press and dry box

Events to keep you inspired

No matter what SCAD location you journey to, there will always be something going on. Each year, we host huge signature events, like the Savannah Film Festival, so students can expand their networks, earn international press, meet lauded guests and just have fun.

SCAD deFINE ART 2013 gallery hop


The university's annual contemporary art showcase, deFINE ART takes place each year at SCAD's locations in Savannah, Atlanta and Hong Kong. The symposium features unique events with artists and designers all over the world, and exhibitions across three cities.

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Learn in a world-class museum environment

All fibers students at SCAD enjoy easy access to the SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah's premier contemporary art museum. The award-winning facility serves as a teaching museum where you can attend academic classes, film screenings, gallery talks, annual events and more, including lectures and workshops with renowned visiting artists.

Visit the SCAD Museum of Art

Make your SCAD experience even more unforgettable

We encourage students to take a quarter abroad at one of our international locations as a means of gaining cultural perspective, adding a worldly dimension to their résumés, and drawing inspiration from the sights, sounds and characters of an entirely new setting.

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Take the first step to becoming a fibers artist

We'll tell you everything you need to know about landing your dream job in fibers. Just request more information from SCAD, and let us do the rest.