Tarnia is an animal advocate and devoted mum to her three horses and two dogs. She grew up surrounded by pets of every shape and size - horses, dogs, cats, fish, rats, hermit crabs, silkworms, rescued pets and wildlife...
- "Mourning", a heartfelt portrait of a koala donates 20% of proceeds to Koala Rescue Queensland Inc
- "Drought" is a striking skull portrait donating 10% of proceeds to "Mourning", a heartfelt portrait of a koala donates 20% of proceeds to Australian Drought Relief
Upon moving to, and calling Brisbane home, she leads a busy life pursuing her passions freelancing as an artist alongside the full time work as a technical field analyst in environmental monitoring.