Talita was born and raised in Brazil. She moved to the US in 2017 to start her graduate studies at the chemistry department at North Carolina State University. In 2019, Talita took a beginner pottery wheel class at the NC State Arts and Crafts Center and fell in love. She also enjoys other crafts such as embroidery, crocheting, and sewing. She currently lives in PA with her husband, Evan, and two cats, Oscar and Fiona.