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

What is the difference between a successful artist and an unsuccessful one?

Sheila Chandra - Monday, August 28, 2017

What makes the difference between growing a thriving career and not? Here are some of the qualities you’ll need to be a successful artist.

 Read More

Do artists have the right temperament for social media?

Sheila Chandra - Monday, August 21, 2017

Many artists find it a challenge to ‘shout’ about themselves on social media. And yet, building their platform is essential. What is the answer?

 Read More


Recent Posts


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