Bachelor, Louisiana Technology University, 1956. Master of Arts, Texas Women's University, 1961. Doctor of Education, North Texas State University, 1967.
Teacher Dallas Schools, 1956—1965. Member faculty Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, Texas, since 1965, associate professor art, since 1972.
Member of Colonial Dames 17th Century, Daus, Contemporary Handweavers (Texas), Texas Art Education Association, Handweavers Guild America, National Art Education Association, Phi Delta Kappa.
Married Robert William Gruebel, June 22, 1978.