Thomas was born in a town called Chiredzi in Zimbabwe. In his infancy he studied in Gutu before learning to sculpt.
Thomas moved to Harare and it was here that he met his late uncle Gladman Zinyeka who mentored him and taught him to carve stone. Thomas became an independent sculpture in 1997 until today. Thomas mainly carves animals which in include birds, elephant in abstract and fine art form.
Thomas is a full member of the Chitungwiza Arts Centre .