We celebrate, inspire and suppo rt the creative community.

Established in 2009 by its founder and editor, Katy Cowan, Creative Boom is an online magazine that celebrates, inspires and supports the creative community across the UK and beyond.

From graduates, creative professionals and freelancers to independent artists, designers and makers, our audience of seven million readers spans the globe, each using our inspiration, tips and resources to succeed.

With a focus on art, advertising, film, graphic design, illustration, and photography, we showcase emerging and established talent, share recommended resources such as the latest tools and books, interview the brightest and best creatives, and offer invaluable tips and insight to help you at every stage of your creative career – that's whether you've just graduated, started a new job or launched a new business.

And because creativity never stops, we also love to explore the latest travel, culture and shopping ideas, recommending products, destinations and cultural events to our creative readers.

Celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2019, Creative Boom is your dedicated daily fix for creative inspiration and ideas.

The team

Katy Cowan

Founder & Editor

Tora Baker

Writer & Photographer

Andy Mallalieu


Emily Gosling


Tom May