Gayle has been a spinner of fiber, natural dyer and basket maker since the early 1970’s. Her work has been shown in Bay Area galleries, The Gualala Art Center, Nevada State Museum and Maker Faire where her ‘Fiber Fanatic’ exhibit was awarded an Editors Choice Blue Ribbon. She has taught Fiber Arts at Feather Rivers Adult Art Camp, Camp Mather, Urban Fauna Studio, the Bay Area Basket Makers and Great Basin Basket Makers Guild and the conference of Northern California Hand Weavers.