Gayla was born and raised in Winterset Iowa. She has been creating art since she was a small child and that has carried into her adult life. In 2019, she started to get requests for custom art pieces, which led to her creating the Gayla West Art website.
Gayla loves abstract art but also enjoys DIY art that anyone can do given the right amount of time, training and help. To her, creating is art is about being happy and keeping your hands and mind at work.
Gayla was born and raised in Winterset Iowa and now resides in Waukee Iowa. Gayla is married and has two beautiful adult children.