Kristy-Lee Agresta was born in Griffith in 1988. In 2008 Kristy-Lee moved to Wagga Wagga where she studied for a BA (Jewellery) at Charles Sturt University. Since completing her studies she has relocated to Sydney to further pursue her love for jewellery design and was selected for the graduate residency program at SquarePeg Studios in 2012.
Kristy-Lee’s work focuses on the use of alternative materials in jewellery design particularly the use of Laminate. She uses the line and colour of the laminate to create work that is playful, fun and directional.