Gabrielle is a native to the southern region of Louisiana, though, she has spent time living in various regions of the US and Germany as a child. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree, with an emphasis in sculpture from Nicholls State University in May of 2011. She recently received her Master of Fine Arts degree, with an emphasis in sculpture from the University of Mississippi in May of 2020. 

In addition to working as an artist and developing her own artwork, she paints Mardi Gras floats and props, and she works as an educator in the local public art program. Dinger aims to create a more inclusive, well rounded, and creative future through her art and teaching.