Gail has been a teacher in the Gunnison Valley since 2005, having taught for both the Crested Butte Academy and the Crested Butte Community School. She has also lead art and creativity workshops for the Center for the Arts and for The Studio. Gail earned a Bachelors of Arts in Fine Art and Spanish from Fort Lewis College and completed a Masters of Arts in Teaching from the University of Alaska. In her academic and personal artistic pursuits, Gail has always had a special interest in watercolor painting, figure drawing and fabric/mixed-media work. A jack of many trades, she loves exploring new techniques, mediums and artistic outlets and especially enjoys sharing her passion for the arts with others.