Born in Bath, England, in 1984, he began his artistic development through the medium of oil painting and revered toward an expressionist temperament. It wasn't until 2003 during his time at Trowbridge College when he first began experimenting with video and mixed mediums. In the following year he began pursuing a fine Art degree in Time Based Media at the University of Wales Institute Cardiff. During the three year bachelor degree course he experimented with video, animation, painting, and performance art practices. Since moving to Zagreb, Croatia in 2010 Thomas has continued to work in both of the fields of animation and performance art and is currently developing a series of stop-animation performance works which is also part of his Masters graduate work in New Media at the Academy of Fine Arts in Zagreb, Simulacra is his debut co-authored film.