Deke Challenge Winner Authors New Course at

Little did we know when we held last year's Deke's Techniques challenge that we were also going on a talent search for But in fact, the winner of the Photoshop Challenge (that classic "It's a Plaid, Plaid World") has now created her first course. This movie above is an excerpt from Robin Schneider's new course, Illustrator for Fashion Design: Drawing Flats.

Congratulations (again), Robin. We'll be able to say we knew you when. And for those of you who would like to try out Robin's course (and of course a pile of courses by some guy named Deke, too), you can get a free seven-day trial at


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She's a natural

I just checked out Robin's course on and it's fantastic! I even learned a couple of neat pen techniques when drawing. The presentation and the tips are great. The attention to detail is outstanding. Check them out if you get a chance!

Wow, what a sweet post.

Aw Thanks!!!! I am so excited and honored to be included among the amazing group of authors at I never would have had the opportunity without Deke's Challenge. Thank you Deke for giving me a chance to show my stuff and for sharing so much of yours. Since you are headed out to my neck of the woods for Adobe Max I hope to be able to thank you in person. Big Hug!

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That's awesome Robin... congrats!! Almost 5 hours of Fashion design Illustrator tutorials!

Congratulations, Robin!

That's phenomenal news! I'll have to re-subscribe for this one so I can see all of it. =)