News


Why artists need to connect their work and home lives (and why doing so is a political act)

Sheila Chandra - Monday, June 19, 2017

Your physical energy, capacity to concentrate, peace of mind and emotional health are all resources that are essential to creative work. Are you cultivating yours?

 Read More


×

Recent Posts


Tags

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

Archive

×