Was born and raised just outside of what she affectionately calls the "Mini-Apple" (better known as Minneapolis, Minnesota) in the cozy suburb of Burnsville. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Fashion Design from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, as well as an Associate's Degree in Fashion Design, with an emphasis in illustration, from the Fashion Institute of Technology.
Gina is a Brooklyn based illustrator, designer, and stylist and has dabbled in a vast range of professions from haberdashery, to leather work, to fashion design and storyboard illustration. Gina uses her vast array of handwork skills to develop custom hats and headdresses for editorial photo shoots, and illustrates for a variety of clients while continuing to hone her creative skills, drawing on everything from walls to fabric.
When not pursuing her own creative projects, Gina works as a producer and in-house illustrator for Hairstory, the burgeoning new hair-centric studio from Bumble & bumble's founder Michael Gordon.