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Carpet Tile Designs

Carpet Tile Designs

Various conceptual designs for commercial carpet tile. I would love to share more with you about what inspires my design work.

Home, Art, Carpets & Design

Home, Art, Carpets & Design

Heather: Home, Art, Carpets & Design from JR Reyes on Vimeo. Meet Heather Miller and her work, home, and art. What a pleasure hanging out with her! Music: The Avett Brothers – Die Die Die

Textiles

Textiles

I have been inspired by the work I have been doing with Mannington the last two years and I have started developing my patterns further.  I took the pattern from my “Throw Caution to the Wind” carpet design and simplified it into various printed textiles.


Laminated Cork Panels

Laminated Cork Panels

These are very simple to make – I won’t reveal my secrets here – but they are simply laminated sheets of cork over a form I shaped.  I would like to develop this idea further into a product that can be used in a way that people are using “Modular Arts” materials on feature walls. […]

Feisty's Hot Dogs

Feisty’s Hot Dogs

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte wanted to create an on-campus signature, quick-serve hot dog venue to offer their students and to capture money that was typically spent off-campus for quick indulgences.  We responded with a bold, cleverly naughty concept that celebrates a zestful love of eating through naming, graphics, uniforms, and interior infill. […]

Repros

Repros

Repros – work completed while at Tobin Starr + Partners TS+P engaged with UNC-Charlotte to elevate the experience of the typical, mundane campus copy center to one that is retail-focused providing a brand identity. To capture dollars that typically went off-campus, UNCC sought out the expertise of Tobin Starr + Partners to create their new printing services […]


UNC-C Prospector Renovation

UNC-C Prospector Renovation

UNCC required an extensive renovation to its existing Prospector Book Store and Post Office to accommodate a thriving new food court with two quick-serve food venues, a copy center and a more efficient post office space.  We created order within muddled space inside UNCC’s Prospector while harmoniously tying the new complex into the campus’ existing […]

Carolina Premier Bank

Carolina Premier Bank

This emerging community banks retail and corporate headquartersis located in the heart of Ballantyne. The space is a blend of contemporary yet familiar design that merges the highly technological side of banking with the traditional values of a community / neighborhood bank. The environmentally-responsible use of regional materials and eco-friendly products make this LEED-Certified project a unique banking […]

Kickin' Chicken

Kickin’ Chicken

Design Development for Kickin’ Chicken Franchise completed while employed at Tobin Starr + Partners. We helped this emerging chain grow from a 4-5 restaurant operation to a regional franchise program by identifying their target customers, clarifying their brand, refining their store design concept and creating a kit of parts that can be rolled out regionally.


Founders Federal Credit Union

Founders Federal Credit Union

Here are a few shots from the last project I worked on while at Little Diversified Architectural Consulting. Founders Federal Credit Union in Lancaster County located on the corner of Gillsbrook Road and Plantation Road. The multi-phase project incorporates community needs as well as corporate facilities. The focus of the campus-style headquarters is a 110,000 square […]

Mannington Commercial - tx:style

Mannington Commercial – tx:style

I have been selected a second year in a row as one of six finalist in Mannington Commercial’s tx:style competition.  My designs, this year and last, were inspired by surfaces and patterns found in nature.  The design that was selected by Mannington to be featured at Neocon 2010 is “Throw Caution to The Wind.” The […]