Alaa Elalfi

Hi there !

I'm Alaa El Alfi a web designer a graphic designer a UI/UX designer

I'm a UI/UX Designer and Graphic Designer based in Toronto, Canada.
I strives to build immersive and beautiful Websites and Marketing Materials through carefully crafted graphics and user-centric design.

about me

Senior Graphic Designer, and I love what I do

I'm a Senior Graphic Designer and Website maker based in Toronto, Canada. I strives to build immersive and beautiful web sites through carefully crafted graphics and user-centric design.

  • Alaa Elalfi

  • 12 years Experience
  • Toronto, Ontario
  • alaaelalfi

  • +1 647 877 8321
  • alaaelalfi@hotmail.com

experience

2016 - 2019 / Mississuga Senior Graphic Designer / Web Designer
ZR Printing

Here I Create and Design Print Pieces, Large banners displays, Art Direct Photo-shoots, Make Brochures, take pictures, Make Videos. Brain storm, Collaborate, Build, Invent, Mind-read, Print wide-format and laser machines, offset prepress check-up, Help in the IT Staff, meet with customers, Provide Jobs Cost & Estimates, website designs content and maintenance, google ads, social media marketing, Did I forget anything? :)

2014 - 2017 / Toronto Graphic Designer / Marketing Coordinator
Print Stop Graphics

Here I Designed the Company e-commerce website, follow-up and update content and marketing campaigns , Create and Design Print products like ( Brochures, Flyers, Post cards, Banners ..etc )for customers, Recieve and process online orders, Reply to customers emails and taking the required action, Create and design online marketing campaigns ( Videos, social media post, google ads .. etc) Help in the IT Staff on both Mac and Windows, reply to customers calls, Send Quotations to customers.

2012 - 2014< / Mississauga Graphic Designer
Mui Scientific

Mui Sientific is a Canadian Medical Manufacturer and a Medical instruments and machines Reseller for big names in the medical industry, Here i helped with creating the medical product labels and the medical instruments design sketches for in daily basis, i was responsible for all marketing material design and printing following the brand look and feel, i helped also in computers, servers troubleshoot and try to find a solution for all the problems the emplyees may face in their daily job procedure.

2011 - 2012< / Mississauga Graphic Designer
The UPS Store

Provide marketing and communications materials for a range of internal and external projects and initiatives, Operate all digital printing equipment from digital files and use of scanner, troubleshoot and solve machine issues; change toner and other supplies and ensure all Copier and Large Format equipment are in good working order, Accept new shipping orders and process all shipping drop-off.

Education

Cairo - Egypt Bachelor of Art & Art Education (BA)
Helwan University

Studied Design, Fine arts, humanities, social sciences, languages and culture ( 5 years bachelor degree )

Doha - Qatar Microsoft Certified Application Developer
Al Attia Computer Center

Studied Sql Database, Ado.net, .Net programming, Html, Css ( total 5 major Courses )

Doha- Qatar Newspapers and magazines Layout and Design
Al-watan Information Center

Intensive advanced course in using indesign and adobe product in magazines and newspapers design and layout.

skills

Photoshop
98%
Illustrator
98%
Indesign
98%
Wordpress
95%
Html / CSS
89%
After Effect
90%
Adobe Premier
90%
MS OFFICE
90%
UI/UX DESIGN
95%
XCODE & SWIFT
82%
SKETCH
90%
ADOBE XD
90%

my portfolio

a few recent design and coding projects. Want to see more? Email me.

LOGOS

A logo can quickly grab viewers’ attention and communicate a company’s core values in an interesting way. That short attention span – you know, the one that causes consumers to judge your business by its appearance – can work to your advantage, if you have a solid logo to speak for your company.

PRINTS

Being able to slow down and focus while reading means print readers achieve better comprehension and recall than those who read the same material online. Studies have found that the multisensory experience of holding a nd manipulating paper while reading helps form connections between the content and more abstract ideas.

WEB DESIGN

Good web design is important, and your business’s website design impacts your customer experience, lead generation and ultimately, your bottom line.

MOBILE APPS

The look of a mobile application is not the only thing that attracts and retains users. How the user is able to interact with the mobile application is also very important. So the design needs to be simple in order to improve the interaction.

VIDEO ANIMATION

It’s clear that videos are what people want – and they’re effective at getting your message across. Let’s face it, your customers are probably busy people, so watching a short but engaging video is often more appealing than reading marketing material.

BRANDING

Branding is not just about getting your target market to select you over the competition. It's also about getting your prospects to see you as the sole provider of a solution to their problem or need. In its essence, branding is a problem-solver.

BRANDING

It’s clear that videos are what people want – and they’re effective at getting your message across. Let’s face it, your customers are probably busy people, so watching a short but engaging video is often more appealing than reading marketing material.

BRANDING

It’s clear that videos are what people want – and they’re effective at getting your message across. Let’s face it, your customers are probably busy people, so watching a short but engaging video is often more appealing than reading marketing material.

BRANDING

A logo can quickly grab viewers’ attention and communicate a company’s core values in an interesting way. That short attention span – you know, the one that causes consumers to judge your business by its appearance – can work to your advantage, if you have a solid logo to speak for your company.

Youtube Format

  • Project : Website
  • Client : Envato
  • Duration : 3 months
  • Technologies : html, javascript
  • Budget : 1550 USD
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Video Format

  • Project : Website
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get in touch

I’m always open to discussing product design work or partnerships.

If you have any suggestion, project or even you want to say Hello.. please fill out the form below and I will reply you shortly.

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