Venita was born in Docker River and grew up in her mothers country in Kanpi. She helps out at Kanpi school and works with Skill Hire. Venita paints at the Art Centre, Tjungu Palya, in the neighbouring community of Nyapari. She started making seed and gumnut necklaces a number of years ago. She recently learned to make Tjanpi sculptures while she was in Alice Springs from Tjanpi artist Rene Kulitja. She likes to make dogs, birds and Camels.