Tanith Smith was born  in the Northern part of Mexico in 1982 and spent her childhood between Mexico and Texas. She continued her education in Arizona where she received her BFA and Graphic Design from the Art Institute of Phoenix. Tanith then went on to have a successful career as the Art Director for the largest art museum in the southwest. She currently resides in Fort Thomas, KY. 

Her artistic process began as a child as a method of self expression. Her art is characterized by contrasting color choices and movement within each piece and is constantly evolving in subject form and medium.