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


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