Meet the Instructor

Padilla (center) and '07 interns

 MS PADILLA graduated from California State University in Los Angeles, and went on to study Surface Design at UCLA. Thus began a 20+ year career as a leading fashion illustrator and fabric designer for apparel and home interiors internationally. 

Padilla's client base and travel research included the major fashion and textile centers of Paris, London, New York, Delhi, Milan. As well as those places filled with color, print and pattern inspiration... ahhh Agra, Athens, Antigua and the French Riviera.

Available internationally for workshop retreats, exhibitions, juror, private instruction, classes and camps, the wildly popular and highly evaluated Fashion Arts programs of Cynthia Padilla.

Am I coming to your town? Request me:

--Instructor's sketches.