PROFILE
Interior Designer

Gay was born and raised in Imperial Valley, CA. She developed an interest in architectural design at the age of 11 when her father ventured into residential developing and taught her how to read floor plans. She loved fabrics, textures and fashion in 4-H and art in school.

Her first design job was at the age of 16 when she worked for an interior designer one of only two in the area. After working for the designer part time for two years she decided to attend Brooks College of Design in Los Angeles.

Gay worked for two design firms in North County San Diego before going on her own in 1982. She became a member of A.S.I.D. (American Society of Interior Designers) and C.I.D. (Certified Interior Designer) in 1994. She received a lighting accreditation in 1987.

She has continued her passion for Interior Design and affection for making homes a sanctuary for her clients based on their wants and needs. She has projects as varied as a modern/industrial home in Ithica, NY, a Mediterranean estate in Santa Barbara, a cattle ranch home in Salmon, Idaho, a French estate in Lake Arrowhead, CA, a beach bungalow style home in Hawaii, along with countless projects in and around San Diego County.

Her work has been published in San Diego Home & Garden.

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Gay was born and raised in Imperial Valley, CA. She developed an interest in architectural design at the age of 11 when her father ventured into residential developing and taught her how to read floor plans. She loved fabrics, textures and fashion in 4-H and art in school.

Her first design job was at the age of 16 when she worked for an interior designer one of only two in the area. After working for the designer part time for two years she decided to attend Brooks College of Design in Los Angeles.

Gay worked for two design firms in North County San Diego before going on her own in 1982. She became a member of A.S.I.D. (American Society of Interior Designers) and C.I.D. (Certified Interior Designer) in 1994. She received a lighting accreditation in 1987.

She has continued her passion for Interior Design and affection for making homes a sanctuary for her clients based on their wants and needs. She has projects as varied as a modern/industrial home in Ithica, NY, a Mediterranean estate in Santa Barbara, a cattle ranch home in Salmon, Idaho, a French estate in Lake Arrowhead, CA, a beach bungalow style home in Hawaii, along with countless projects in and around San Diego County.

Her work has been published in San Diego Home & Garden.

Feel free to see client reviews on houzz.com.

Gay Butler Featured In
Interior Designer
San Diego Home & Gardens
FEATURED PROJECTS
PROFILE

Gay was born and raised in Imperial Valley, CA. She developed an interest in architectural design at the age of 11 when her father ventured into residential developing and taught her how to read floor plans. She loved fabrics, textures and fashion in 4-H and art in school.

Her first design job was at the age of 16 when she worked for an interior designer one of only two in the area. After working for the designer part time for two years she decided to attend Brooks College of Design in Los Angeles.

Gay worked for two design firms in North County San Diego before going on her own in 1982. She became a member of A.S.I.D. (American Society of Interior Designers) and C.I.D. (Certified Interior Designer) in 1994. She received a lighting accreditation in 1987.

She has continued her passion for Interior Design and affection for making homes a sanctuary for her clients based on their wants and needs. She has projects as varied as a modern/industrial home in Ithica, NY, a Mediterranean estate in Santa Barbara, a cattle ranch home in Salmon, Idaho, a French estate in Lake Arrowhead, CA, a beach bungalow style home in Hawaii, along with countless projects in and around San Diego County.

Her work has been published in San Diego Home & Garden.

Feel free to see client reviews on houzz.com.

Gay Butler Featured In
Interior Designer
San Diego Home & Gardens
FEATURED PROJECTS