Keikiali`i worked 30 years at the Painted Church in Honaunau.
There she demonstrated her weaving techniques for authentic Hawaiian coconut products. She is one of a handful considered to be a Master Basket Weaver on the Big Island of Hawai`i.
Over those years she taught visitors the art of basket weaving and participated in the annual Hawaiian Cultural Festival at Pu`uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park at the City of Refuge. Her focus being: Educating people to authentic Hawai`ian culture by using indigenous techniques and materials that are part of everyday life in Hawai`i.