Author Archives: Antoine

About Antoine

Antoine is a graphic designer and artist currently residing in North Carolina. He has a degree in Journalism and Mass Communication with a concentration in Visual Communication and specializes in graphic design and illustration. He has spent the past six years as a graphic artist for several publications based in North Carolina. He invites you to visit his design and social media blog at https://antoinereid.wordpress.com.

Both Sides Now

There is this song by Joni Mitchell titled “Both Sides Now” where she sings, “I’ve looked at clouds from both sides now; from up and down and still somehow it’s cloud illusions I recall-I really don’t know clouds at all.” … Continue reading

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What’s Your ‘Second Act’?

One morning over the holidays I got up with a question on my mind: “What’s your ‘Second Act?’” I think every creative professional at some point ponders on this same question. If you’re as fortunate as I’ve been, you’ve been … Continue reading

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Embrace The “Dislike”

When it comes to designing, everyone has something they really enjoy doing. For some, it’s illustrating; others it’s Photoshop special effects; some really enjoy storyboarding while others like print design. But … what is it that you don’t like to … Continue reading

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Southern Strokes Email Blast

An Email newsletter blast I designed and coded for JHI Media’s Southern Strokes. You can read more about the design and the coding here. Connect with Antoine Reid on Facebook / Twitter / LinkedIn

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Imitation Design

Where do you draw your inspiration from? When does inspiration and imitation go from an extreme form of flattery to a blatant rip-off? If you’re into pop music, you may follow or at least be aware of the ongoing “feud” … Continue reading

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Tobacconist “Orlando” Cover

See more of my print design work here. Connect with Antoine Reid on Facebook / Twitter / LinkedIn

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Tobacco Farm Quarterly’s 2012 Growers Guide

This year I was able to work on SpecComm International Inc.’s publication Tobacco Farm Quartlery‘s Growers Guide. The Growers Guide is an annual publication sent to subscribers of the magazine, mostly farmers, listing valuable resources, suppliers and products that will … Continue reading

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