Alex Barrie
My name is Alex Barrie.
I design and create things.
WHO AM I.

My name is Alex and design is my addiction. Born and raised in McHenry, Illinois. I went to school, like many, where I earned my bachelors degree in design. I love generating new, creative ideas and enjoy bringing them to life. I am currently employed as a UI/Ux Web Designer, but I'm always looking for a new freelance project. To learn a little more about me, check out my resume.

WHAT I DO.

I am a design machine and love all aspects of the field. I can take on any print or web project thrown at me. I have a background in User Interface and User Experience Design. I am also experienced in HTML5, CSS3, Search Engine Optimization, Landing Page Optimization, and Website Analytics. Since I began designing I have completed hundreds of projects and always looking for more. I love bringing your ideas to life and strive for perfection at all costs. Here is some of my work, check it out.

LET'S GET IN TOUCH

I want to work with you! I am currently accepting new freelance projects. If you have an idea or project and want to bring it to life, you're at the right place. All you have to do is get a hold of me, so let's talk.

Selected work for you.
I solve problems with creativity.
Print Work
Spy

SPY
Compilation of work for Spy Optics.

Electric

ELECTRIC
Compilation of work for Electric Productions.

Shoreside Aquarium

SHORESIDE AQUARIUM
A poster for the Shoreside Aquarium.

Web Work

ACQUISITIONS FOR THE HOME
Website for Acquisitions for the Home.

Santa Hustle

SANTA HUSTLE
Website for a nationwide Santa themed race. One of the quickest growing races in Chicago.

Freakin Freezing Challenge

FREAKIN FREEZING CHALLENGE
Website made for a unique winter-themed obstacle course 5K race.

Motion Work
Electric Intro

ELECTRIC INTRO
Introduction video for Electric Productions.

I'm Sick

I'M SICK
Video Animation from a Shel Silverstein poem.

Santa Hustle Runner

SANTA HUSTLE RUNNER
Flash Banner for the Santa Hustle Chicago Website.

What I don't know, I learn.
Here's what I got.

OK, so here is a breakdown of some of my skills and my past experiences as a designer. In a nutshell, I am a experienced designer with the drive to always keep learning and express my creativity through design. Take a look below to see the tools I have to get the job done. If you would like a more detailed look at me on paper download my TEXT or INFO GRAPHIC resume to the right. 

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I'm a designer
Graphic designer
Web designer
UI/UX designer
Motion designer
Tools of the trade
Photoshop
Dreamweaver
Flash
After Effects
Illustrator
Indesign
A little about me
Birth. I'm alive!
I'm a college kid at Eastern Illinois University.
I decided my career path and pursued my eduacation in design.
Graduated! Officially a Creative Suite Master.
The "Real World." I start my first job as a Graphic/Web Designer at Articulate Promotions.
Advanced my career as a designer at SurePayroll on the Marketing Communications & Web Development team.
Progress my knowledge in website optimization and began a new career path as a UI/UX Designer.
Start my new job at Spark Hire as a Junior UI/UX Web Designer.
Keep Learning.
Skills and likes
  • HTML5/CSS3
  • JavaScript
  • SEO
  • Website Optimization
  • Landing Page Optimization
  • Family
  • Friendship
  • New Adventures
  • My Pup
  • Blackhawks
Let's Talk.
Fill out this form & I'll do the rest.

So now you know a little about me. Want to find out more? Here's how you can get a hold of me. To contact me regarding a job, project, or to just say, "Hello" fill out the form below and I will get back to you right away. Give it a try!

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Email: atbarrie537@gmail.com
Mobile: 815.814.2126
Home: McHenry, IL

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