I am a cartoon illustrator, living and working in Cape Town, South Africa.
I draw and illustrate cartoons for all types of media, from comic strips, corporate and commercial cartoons to children's books.
I am also the co-creator of the comic strips Treknet, Koos, Mama Taxi, Ripples and Brak, which have been published in various newspapers and magazines throughout South Africa, Namibia and the USA.
You can follow me on Facebook at Gavin Thomson Cartoons and Illustrations (or click on the picture below right) or on Instagram at Gavin Thomson Cartoonist for more regular updates.
If there is anything you would like to buy, almost everything is for sale, just contact me via my email to discuss and confirm availability.
Thank you for your support. Gavin
21 Dec 2020
Free stuff! Christmas special. GET a free magnifying glass with every Epic Wave print bought in December 2020. But Wait! That's not all! I am also giving away a free A2 colouring page to keep you busy during the next lockdown. A1(59.5cm 85cm) surf print features 749 individual surfers, kite boarders, Sup’ers, kayakers, long boarders, body boarders and one particularly famous South African known for a rather epic adventure of his own. (can you spot him?) Printed using a 12 colour fine art Epson printer with pigment ink on 210gsm HP Matte paper and comes with a letter of authenticity, signed and numbered. This is a limited edition of 500 prints R1 800 (unframed)
23 Nov 2020
13 Nov 2020
30 Jul 2020
A2 Giclée print, using a 12 colour fine art Epson printer with pigment ink on 210gsm HP Matte paper.
This fun surf scene in the shape of the African continent featuring a host of surfers, kite boarders, Sup’ers, kayakers, long boarders, body boarders, penguins, a rubber duck and a castaway, a handful of sharks, a giraffe and a whale.
This is a limited edition of 20 prints, and comes with a letter of authenticity, signed and numbered.