Masterclass in Organizing for Creative People

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, November 09, 2017

I gave a masterclass to workshop creative people's career issues at Foyles' flagship store in London in August. Find the link to it here...

 Read More

Why mentoring is essential for artists

Sheila Chandra - Monday, June 05, 2017

Nascent artists often do not recognize their capacity to be professional artists without the recognition of their peers. Who helped you at the start of your career?

 Read More


Recent Posts


mornings nipping things in the bud to do list artists mess VIPs double standard subconscious mind pricing low maintenance strategies commitment under-confidence work/home life balance getting ready for work artistic conviction low maintenance home care criteria for letting go of stuff cry nurture creativity stay tidy automatically . audience lazy singer loving your audience buy fewer clothes organise clear outs working class culture theft coaching inspiration great art email bankruptcy vulnerability appointments brands housework much quicker emotional resilience spree making decisions celebrity endorsed products friends hotel room creative magic tidy professional creative career creative spark values creativity networking proposals living mess free communication good friend buying wealth email overload warm down hijacking creativity options pop culture new year well curated closet hoarding being organized clear desk buying happiness organizing your creative career magic efficient work patterns why organise organizing for creative people car emotional support how to work efficiently imagination buying youth too many commitments parent self-care control home organising career strategy business elevator pitch clearing clutter trope slow and steady clearing as you go creativity diary goals clutter free much better friend static spaces creative organising culture friendships cleaning great artists precious memories visualising partners confident in clothes smart artists clearing display items tidy people creative confidence home life how to be naturally tidy green room touring pop music artist goals brilliant creator normality clutter working class artists lifetimes work efficiently artist mentoring writer creative identity business-like temperament fall of innocence tension new chapter just in case wardrobe feel like creatiing buying hope new revised print version creative commissions cleaning your desk boredom well organized funding too busy overwork author childhood business-speak creative career coaching being tripped up writing funding campaigns mature artists work priorities target market artist workspace buying stardust clutter addict loss nurturing creative work creative ambitions sheila chandra coaching emotional balance living clutter free copyright artist workspaces bulk buy stop hoarding stuff solving creative career problems quality compulsion stop cluttering card collections feeling creative saving time professional encouragement diagnosis creative wellbeing creative person focus : clothes anxiety tips for clearing binge negotiating chaotic diary tortoise and hare creative career time clutter self promotion tidying artist studio artistic chaos motivation domestic life organisation fine art tidy desk inconvenience jealousy artist materials sacrifice artistry clean desk working with other artists ‘stories’ about your possessions professional mentors business interface to creative businesses prioitising good health for artists hostile clutter artist social media networking slim-line wardrobe stardust how it feels to be coached ‘creativity’ multiple lifetimes clarity of thought introverts sustainability disorganization network effortlessly tidy symptoms of creativity myth storage concentrated creative time stay on top of email letting go work trips vocation productivity crowdfunding staying in control proposal writing workspaces morning routines nascent artists procrastination arrogance how to save time tidier tidiness in living spaces musician clearing in short bursts wind down artist mentors good art work resentment social media 20202 goals exhaustion 2020 goals 2018 goals platform peer-to-peer networks hobbies streamlining routines dynamic spaces critical acclaim email emotionally secure artist networking effectively artist collaboration innocence creative culture good creative habits successful artist missed opportunities guilty purchases popular culture work life long-term artistic development cupboard of shame Sheila Chandra author absences creative people branding peacefulness minimalists the void cherry-picking grief