Why planning is vital for artists

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, July 26, 2018

Here are some reasons why creative career planning is vital, and how it will make you a better artist long-term.

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When procrastination is a good thing...

Sheila Chandra - Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Find out how to make your artist procrastination behaviours really work for you!

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7 timewasting activities that artists suffer from

Sheila Chandra - Friday, June 22, 2018

Do you find yourself stalling in your creative career with these 7 artist timewasters? Here's how to spot them and stop them....

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The surprising link between anxiety and procrastination

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, February 01, 2018

You may consider yourself a high functioning creative person – and yet be paralysed by procrastination regularly. Have you considered that it might be anxiety?

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