About Me

As a web developer and graphic designer, I have a passion for finding elegant solutions to complex problems. I love learning new technologies and executing them with a fine attention to detail. Simple design is at the core of my philosophy. I pride myself in implementing creative and innovative solutions in every project to help meet professional goals.

Casey Aitken

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Projects

Websites:

CAF Benchmark

A learning analytics dashboard for collecting Chicago Architecture Foundation's key data points from various sources.

QLINK

A full-stack web app that lets users easily create and exchange virtual business cards. 📇

Time To Fly

Calculate your time from home to your airplane seat, using the Google Maps API and the TSA Checkpoint Time API. ✈️

Quality Movers

Responsive website for a moving company. 🚚

Responsive Website

Looks good on any screen.

Bootstrap Website

Built using the bootstrap framework.

The Official Black Keys Tribute Page

A fan page for Ohio-based rock duo, The Black Keys.


Graphic Design:

CRD+G Canopy Catalog

Catalog of Chicago Roof Deck and Garden's recommended materials and products under the Canopy brand.

CRD+G Canopy Magazine

Seasonal magazine for Chicago Roof Deck and Garden's Canopy brand.

Program Cover Art - PRFAS Concerts in the Park

1st Place Winner - Program Cover Art Competition for Park Ridge Fine Arts Society's annual Concerts in the Park - Summer 2008.


School Portfolios:

Iowa State University Design Portfolio

Design projects using Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, and various modeling mediums.

University of Illinois at Chicago Architecture Portfolio

Architecture projects using Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, AutoCAD, Rhino3D, and various modeling mediums.


Art:

Bijou

2014. Acrylic on canvas. 12"x12".

Guitar Head

2011. Acrylic on canvas. 18" x 24".

Representation

2011. Acrylic on Masonite. 18” x 24”.

Eyes

2011. Water color and ink on Strathmore. 18” x 24”.

Morrill Hall

2011. Ink on paper. 8.5” x 11”.

Bamboo

2011. Ink on paper. 11” x 8.5”.