Ginger Royal grew up in Hawaii and currently resides in Kailua. Ginger is a BFA graduate of the University of Hawaii. 

She has traveled extensively, including India, Europe, Brasil, Turkey, Greece/Crete, New Zealand, Thailand, Japan, Bali and Polynesia. She brings her travel experiences into her art work and continues to seek the cultural and social stimuli traveling provides.

She is an avid reader and book collector, and decorator. She is involved with IONA Contemporary Dance Theatre in various capacities.

She currently teaches in both public and private schools.