Check out our first ever iPad app: Design Spring!

We’ve launched our first iPad app! Here's the skinny:

  • It’s called Creative Bloq Design Spring
  • It’s going to show you great design work on a daily basis
  • You can download it for free right now!

Whether you’re a designer looking for inspiration, an art director trying to find someone to commission, or you just like looking at fabulous imagery, Design Spring will have something for you. Daily!


The app it couldn't be simpler to use. You run Design Spring, it downloads images, you swipe through and look at them.

Want to look up close? Just tap and zoom in. Like the cut of an artist’s jib? Go straight to their Twitter feed or website. Easy!

We’ve also put in an option to select your favourite images, plus the ability to sort by category.

Best of all, we decided to put in a colour search. Fancy something red? Design Spring will find all the red pictures for you.

Daily updates

The app will be updated daily by our network editor, Jim McCauley, who's a dab hand at this kind of thing (he used to run a regular inspiration gallery over on Computer Arts).

We already have some great designers and artists featured in Design Spring, including João Oliveira, Kerry Hyndman and Andy Council, and we have some amazing stuff lined up.

Send us your work!

But it’s still early days for Design Spring and we want more! Lots more! Enough to update this thing with fresh work every day! And we want to see what YOU'VE created.

So if you want a fantastic opportunity to show off your work, then send an email to, using the subject line "Design Spring Submission", and we'll be in touch.

Let us know what you think of the app in the comments below - and please leave a review in the App Store too!

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The Creative Bloq team is made up of a group of design fans, and has changed and evolved since Creative Bloq began back in 2012. The current website team consists of seven full-time members of staff: Editor Georgia Coggan, Deputy Editor Rosie Hilder, Deals Editor Beren Neale, Senior News Editor Daniel Piper, Digital Arts and Design Editor Ian Dean, Tech Reviews Editor Erlingur Einarsson and Ecommerce Writer Abi Le Guilcher, as well as a roster of freelancers from around the world. The 3D World and ImagineFX magazine teams also pitch in, ensuring that content from 3D World and ImagineFX is represented on Creative Bloq.