Declutter your artist workspace

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, December 26, 2019

We’re coming up to the New Year – in fact it’s a whole new decade! How’s your workspace looking? All ready to go? Here’s some inspiration to help you freshen up your artistic workspace...

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10 ways to work with other artists successfully

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, December 19, 2019

Working with other artists can be an incredible and inspirational experience. It can also be a complete disaster, if you’re not careful! I’ll give you ten tips to steer you towards making your artistic collaborations successful.

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Smart ways for artists to prioritise and stop cherry-picking

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, December 12, 2019

Do you find yourself cherry-picking or deciding which tasks to do based on how you feel? Here’s the secret to doing just that….

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New revised version of 'Organizing for Creative People' out January 2020!

Sheila Chandra - Wednesday, December 04, 2019

The new print version of 'Organizing for Creative People' (now 'Organizing Your Creative Career') is finally here! Contains a new chapter on pricing and funding - essential...

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