Robin Ha grew up in Seoul, Korea, reading and sketching comic books. She migrated to the United States when she was fourteen years old. She came to New York City after graduating from the Rhode Island Institute of Design with a BFA in drawing and began a career in the fashion industry. Her work has appeared in a number of anthologies, including Hidden Identities and The Strumpet, as well as in Marvel Comics and Heavy Metal Magazine. Korean food comics can be found on her site Banchan in 2 Pages. She is currently based in Virginia's Falls Church.