Kathryn Cronin was born in Fredericton, New Brunswick, and later moved to Halifax where she was raised. Both of her parents are involved in the arts. She returned to Fredericton to study jewellery at the New Brunswick Collage of Craft and Design. The series Cronin developed during her final year at NBCCD, Fortified, was shown at Gallery 78 in Oct 2018. Kathryn Cronin is a multimedia jewellery artist, with a focus in self-reflected work. Kathryn Cronin lives and works in Fredericton.