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Akanke: A Creative Woman, A Renaissance Soul
Print Design

Print Design

View samples of Akanke's graphic design

Akanke Creative offers customized, professional graphic design solutions for a broad range of printed materials. We can plan, develop, and deliver any size project.  You can see samples of our work in the Print Design Gallery.  

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Web Design

Web Design

View samples of Akanke's web design

76% of the American population uses the internet.  That's almost everyone!  If you don't have a website, then you might not realize all the great things it can do for you.  Let Akanke Creative design your Web site.  Once it's ready, we'll show you how easy it will be for you to maintain it yourself.

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TV & Video

TV & Video

Learn about our production experience

Since 1991, Akanke has  produced and hosted a number of progressive community-based television talk shows.  Today, Akanke's interests are focused primarily on producing documentaries.  

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Art & Interior

Art & Interior

Samples of aesthetic creatiions

Akanke loves art and appreciates beautiful aesthetics.  She is an abstract painter paintings and also has a special gift for creating nice home interiors.  

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Voice & Radio

Voice & Radio

Voiceover samples

Akanke Creative provides professional voiceover services.   So, if you're looking for a voice that is soothing, nurturing, warm, and full of depth then connect with us to discuss your project.    

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many pathsConventional wisdom claims that for each of us there is only one true path in life....

...But, what about those individuals who have a variety of interests, a dynamic curiosity about the world, and an ever-renewing wellspring of passions and talents?  Author, Margaret Lobenstine calls these people “Renaissance Souls”.

Akanke is indeed a renaissance soul. little leslieShe is a woman with many passions, talent and pursuits and it excites her to do the things she loves. Ever since she was knee high, Akanke has been involved in doing creative things. Throughout high school, she participated in modern dance, chorus, and fashion modeling.  With the encouragement of her mother, she competed in community pageants to display her creativity and intelligence, and compete for scholarships.  After graduating from high school she entered college to study Mass Communications.

 She is a woman with many passions, talent and pursuits and it excites her to do the things she loves. Ever since she was knee high, Akanke has been involved in doing creative things. Throughout high school, she participated in modern dance, chorus, and fashion modeling.  With the encouragement of her mother, she competed in community pageants to display her creativity and intelligence, and compete for scholarships.  After graduating from high school she entered college to study Mass Communications.

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Akanke's graphic design career started in 1989 after she purchased her first personal computer.  With her new Apple computer, she was inspired to venture into her own freelance secretarial service, helping clients who didn't have their own secretary, by offering a range of services.  Now, with over 20 years of graphic design experience, Akanke has a reputation for doing exemplary work. She always strives to do her best and aims to  exceed her client's expectations.

akanke interviews dr. charles kingIn the early 90's Akanke returned to her love for mass communications and received training in community-based television production.  Since then she has produced and hosted live television talk shows and interviewed a variety of captivating authors, scholars, artists, leaders and community activists who are known locally and internationally for their culturally-enriching and educational contributions. During the same time, Akanke also started working in radio, as an on-air host and morning news announcer and today she is also a voiceover artist.

7adinkrasIn 2003, Akanke's television production turned towards her interest in documentaries and she founded 7Adinkras Creative Media—a group of creative women involved in various documentary projects.  She continues to work on bringing 7Adinkras' projects into fruition. Learn more about her production experience here.

Akanke is also an abstract painter and is fascinated by abstract art. Visit The Art Gallery to see some of her works of art.

In line with Akanke’s love for seeing others grow, she is also a certified Life Coach.  The meaning of her name says a lot about who she is as a friend and life coach. Akanke means, “To know her is to love her”, and Tiamoyo means “one who assists others in all things good and beautiful”. Being a life coach helps bring greater significance to who she strives to be. Akanke’s insight, intuition, and passion for life translates into commitment and enthusiasm for her clients as she coaches them towards greater achievement.love

Akanke is grateful for the many blessings she has.  She is happily married and sees being in a loving marriage as one of the highest and most beautiful forms of creative and spiritual expression.  Her husband is incredibly supportive of all that she does.

Comments   

+2 #1 CANDICE 2010-08-12 14:09
AKANKE, I AM SO PROUD OF YOU. THROUGHOUT YOUR LIFE YOU HAVE ALWAYS BEEN CREATIVE BUT YOU HAVE TAKEN IT TO THE NEXT LEVEL....YOU GO GIRL!!!!!! MOM WOULD BE PROUD!!!!!!!!

YOUR SISTER,
LOVE YOU!!

akanke