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

Help! I don’t know when I’m going to feel like creating…

Sheila Chandra - Monday, April 03, 2017

Smart artists don’t just create when they feel like creating. Find out how to create good work even when you don’t.

 Read More


Recent Posts


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