Reda is a self-taught artist who began painting later in life, as a path of self-expression. For Reda, art is a spiritual depiction of life and its beauty. Reda finds his inspiration from nature and his travels as well as from the works of impressionist masters, such as Vincent Van Gogh and Claude Monet. Believing that art is apprehended through the senses as well as the mind. He tries to convey emotions, feelings and movement in his paintings. He believes that the secret of doing that is to spend an equal amount of looking and thinking for every hour of making.