Sakara Egypt: Camel wool for carpet weaving

Modern Textiles

Career Overview
The textile industry is one of the largest in the United States. Careers include fashion, interior and textile design, fabric buyer, and weaver just to name a few.

Profile
Casey Fleming enjoys visuals and designing with her hands. She has worked in the industry for over 20 years. She loves being able to share her knowledge and develop friendships.

Bauhaus Influence
Casey describes the Bauhaus movement as very important when it comes to influencing her work ethic and design aesthetic. “Bauhaus design engages all of your senses and emotion, it elevates beyond design for all of mankind.”

Advice for Future Architects
Caseys’ advice for future artists is to explore and try as many different things as possible while you are young. Travel the world and absorb everything it has to offer.