Kristabell was born in Alice Springs NT and now lives in Warakurna with her family. She is new to making Tjanpi in 2019 and is surrounded by cousins and aunties who are established Tjanpi artists - Cecily and Tracy Yates, and Eunice and Anna Porter. Kristabell has a natural talent for sculptural works and creates character-filled sculptures with lovely stitching details. Kristabell is highly active in the Western Desert art scene - she is an established multimedia and photography artist, is a Director of Warakurna Artists and is also on the board of Desart.