We celebrate, inspire and suppo rt the creative community.

Creative Boom is an established, UK-based online magazine that champions the creative community.

Founded in 2009 by Katy Cowan, a Manchester-based creative passionate about giving others a voice, we have become one of the leading platforms in the creative industries, attracting an audience of over seven million readers, each using our inspiration, tips, and resources to succeed.

We celebrate emerging as well as established talent, share recommended tools, gadgets 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.

Recently celebrating its 10th anniversary, Creative Boom is your dedicated daily fix for creative inspiration and ideas. Watch this space for the Creative Boom Podcast launching in early 2020.

The team

Katy Cowan

Founder & Editor

Tora Baker

Writer & Photographer

Andy Mallalieu


Emily Gosling


Tom May