Samantha Thomas is a highly rated artist who is revered for her unique work that includes the use of paint, enamel, sandpaper, and thread. While she has been able to make a name for herself in the art world, not many people knew much about her until she was reported to be in a relationship with actress Ellen Page. The pair have since gone their separate ways but Thomas has still managed to stay relevant and she looks to take her career to greater heights. Read on to find out more about her.
Who is Samantha Thomas and How Old is She?
While the exact date of her birth is not known, Samantha Thomas was welcomed into the world in the year 1980 in McAllen, Texas. While it is evident that she is ethnically white, other details about her background, as well as the identities of her parents, are not known to the public. Her father is however said to be a businessman while her mother is an artist.
From a very young age, Thomas began showing signs of being an artist. She was said to have spent a huge chunk of her time learning the art from her mother, dreaming of becoming an artist in the future. To make her dream a reality, she turned down a golfing scholarship to the University of Tulsa and instead moved to Los Angeles and enrol at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena to study art.
Samantha Thomas would later make a name for herself in the art world, with most of her pieces earning praises from some of America’s best artists. Her work has further been featured in a number of solo and two-person exhibitions around the world, including the Anat Ebgi in Los Angeles, RH Contemporary in New York, and Galerie Dominique Fiat in Paris, among other locations.
How Tall is She?
As you can tell by just looking at her stand by anyone she comes across, Samantha Thomas is quite tall, about five inches taller than the average American woman who measures at 5 feet 4 inches while she stands at 5 feet 9 inches (179 cm). While her weight has been stated to be 60kg or 132lbs, her other body measurements are unknown.
Facts About Ellen Page’s Ex-Partner, Samantha Thomas
1. Relationship with Ellen Page
According to reports, Samantha Thomas and Ellen Page began dating after they were introduced to each other by mutual friends at a party in Los Angeles in 2015. The relationship was kept under wraps for about six months until the pair decided to go public by walking side by side each other on the red carpet at the premiere of Page’s film, Freeheld (2015) at the Toronto International Film festival.
About a year before the world knew that the two were an item, Page had just come out as gay, after saying so during a speech at the Human Rights Campaign’s Time to Thrive conference in Las Vegas on Valentine’s day, 2014.
Since announcing their relationship to the world, the pair have appeared to be nothing short of perfect for each other. Despite the somewhat significant age difference between them, as Thomas is seven years older than Page, the two looked to be very good together and were quite supportive of their individual careers. They were frequently pictured visiting each other at their places of work, with Page always making sure to attend art gallery exhibits while Thomas attends movie premieres and occasionally comes on set to spend some time with her partner. They were also not shy to always post pictures of their significant other on social media.
2. Her Separation with Ellen Page
This all came to an end sometime in 2017 when it was reported that the pair were no longer together. It is not clear what caused the breakup but Page seemed to move on from Samantha Thomas really fast as it was soon later reported that she was dating dancer and choreographer Emma Portner. The two new lovebirds have since gone ahead to get married while Thomas has chosen not to reveal who she is dating if at all she has moved on from her ex-partner.
Samantha Thomas lives a thrilling life and her favourite pass time is surfing. She once said in an interview that she starts her day with a wave ride. The artist, who loves spending time on the beach and catching a wave, often documents her adventures on social media. Some of the locations in which she has surfed include Malibu and Venice beach in Los Angeles, the island of Ibiza, Spain and the island of Hawaii.
4. Samantha Thomas is a Dog Lover
Thomas is a big dog lover and she has a dog named Patters, who she treats and considers to be her child.