News


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 does popular culture depict creativity as ‘chaotic’?

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, October 19, 2017

Is chaos an inevitable result of being a brilliant creator? Or just a trope that popular culture’s invented? And what impact does that have on creative people themselves?

 Read More

What should artists sacrifice for their art?

Sheila Chandra - Monday, July 17, 2017

People talk about the sacrifices artists have to make for their art. That doesn’t mean creating drama so that you’re a ‘true’ artist. So what are they?

 Read More


×

Recent Posts


Tags

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

Archive

    ×