Design Thinking
Design Thinking

In this Design Week article by Sarah Dawood, I put forward my thoughts on ‘Design Thinking’ and helping businesses to understand the intrinsic value of design. Erika Clegg, co-founder, Spring “Our industry is notoriously bad at articulating its value to our clients and the wider world. If it takes terms like ‘design thinking’ being appropriated […]

Erika Clegg
on inview

I was asked to comment by Design Week on recent figures which showed women in graphic design earn on average £4,000 less than men. You can read the full article by Sarah Dawood below: Research from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) shows that women in graphic design get paid 6% less than men, while female […]

Erika Clegg
on inview

Spring is an ambitious, innovative strategic communications design agency in the beautiful, bright seaside town of Southwold, Suffolk. Spring’s work grows businesses and helps to regenerate communities, and our talented, close-knit team is driven by a clear ethos and common purpose. We’re hard working and results-focused, and balance this with a healthy, friendly culture in […]

Erika Clegg
on industry

When the first website launched in 1991 I was four years old and shoving Lego up my nose. I was 14 when we had our first internet capable computer at home with its 56k modem that struggled to load images, download files or do anything other than send an email, and no one could use […]

George Bennett
on industry

We’re delighted to announce our H2OMG event we ran for Anglian Water in the summer has won GOLD at the Drum Cream awards. The awards, run by The Drum (Europe’s biggest marketing website), were held in Birmingham on 22nd November, and are designed to reward the very best talent in creative advertising and design across the Midlands, East, […]

Richard Revell
on industry, inwork

It was a pleasure to sit round the DBA board table with several new directors and the Chief Executive of the Creative Industries Federation, John Kampfner, yesterday.   John updated us all on progress the Fed is making towards a better understanding across government and other industry sectors of the value of the creative industry. Wide-ranging […]

Erika Clegg
on industry

  Spring founder Erika Clegg was one of several industry leaders recently approached by Design Week to share their most difficult experiences with clients, and – more importantly – how they overcame them.   Ryan Jones from Sea Design recalled a time when a drunk photographer wreaked havoc on their first photoshoot with a global […]

The Springers
on industry, inview

This year, Spring has created hand-drawn illustrations for four of Adnams’ new wines. Since Spring and Adnams are both based in Southwold, the two companies’ design studios enjoy the opportunity to work together. In this instance, Spring created the bespoke hand-drawn illustrations for the Adnams design team to incorporate into their label designs. Two of […]

The Springers
on industry, inwork

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