About Sparx Media

Based in Cape Town, Sparx Media represents illustrators, cartoonists, caricature artists, animators and storyboard artists. While giving individual artists broader exposure to local and international markets, we offer publishers, advertising agencies and art directors a diverse range of styles and techniques

Michael Thorne

Michael graduated from UCT with a BA degree and a diploma in education.

Having taught at various high schools and worked in adult education for a number of years, he left education for the small business sector.

With much pavement pounding, Sparx Media was established in 1998 and evolved as the internet blossomed.

Denise Janisch

Dee graduated from UCT with a Fine Arts degree and an HDE in 1994.

She taught art and art history for 9 years and then took a few years off from formal employment when she had her children, enjoying various creative pursuits in her spare time.

She joined Sparx Media in March 2007.

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