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Robin Schneider
Adjunct Associate Professor, Digital Design
Teaches In
Fashion Design

MFA, Technical Theater,California Institute of the Arts

BA, Theater, State University of NY at Binghamton

Certificate in Fashion Design, California Design College


Robin Schneider is the Reigning Queen of Adobe for Fashion with 8 Illustrator and Photoshop for Fashion courses on Linked In Learning. She has trained designers at top companies including Belk, Juicy Couture, and Liz Clayborne; and is the co-owner of Belden Schneider Studio, a Los Angeles based textile print design studio specializing in repeats, color reduction, and recoloring. 

Her Adobe for Fashion: Illustrator textbook is being used at fashion schools around the world and she is frantically hard at work on her Photoshop book for fashion and textile design. Robin is currently recording tutorials for her YouTube channel.


2014 Faculty Spotlight, Art Institute of California-Hollywood

First Place, Deke’s Techniques “The Challenge” – Photoshop

Honorable Mention, Deke’s Techniques “The Challenge” – Illustrator

Finalist, Deke’s Techniques “The Challenge” -Anything Goes – Photoshop/Illustrator

Professional Accomplishments/Exhibitions:  


Creative Pro, LA International Textile show, Woodbury University, Adobe Illustrator LA User Group, Adobe for Fashion LA User Group.


Adobe for Fashion: Illustrator CS6, The ultimate guide to drawing flats

Adobe for Fashion: Illustrator CS5, The ultimate guide to drawing flats

Foulards, Royalty free seamless repeat pattern collection

Black, White and Gray, Royalty free seamless repeat pattern collection

Mixed Bag, Royalty free seamless repeat pattern collection

Stripes and Stuff, Royalty free seamless repeat pattern collection

Clients/Employment History:  
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Fashion Design, Otis College of Art and Design
  • Lecturer, UCLA
  • Faculty, Fashion Design, The Art Institute of California – Hollywood
  • Belden Schneider Studio, Co-Owner/Textile Designer

  • Adobe for Fashion Los Angeles User Group (AFFLAUG), Manager/Founder