5 ways for artists to stop hoarding stuff

Sheila Chandra - Monday, May 22, 2017

It’s all too easy to start hoarding stuff when you’re an artist. Find out how to slim your artist workspace and artist materials down to a slim, lean creative machine!

 Read More


Recent Posts


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