How to stay grounded as an artist

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, October 18, 2018

You don’t have to live in a bubble just because you’ve chosen a creative career. Here are some tips for how to get grounded in your creative career.

 Read More


Recent Posts


cave art austerity confidential creative industries artist organization competition time management workstations artist career just four coaching sessions quick tune-up negative people grounding practices self-critisicism social time 2018 goals re-imagining goals achieved productivity creative industry creative career coaching artist mentors confidences artist support problems cry stage fright drafts artist routine performers instinct insecurity artist community artist collegues peers disability imagination managers creative process self-care work trips author audition panels personal space career strategy creative career infrastructure attraction creative vision dreamtime testimonials balance career support meditation children success stories career goals work life professional mentors mistakes writing efficiently procrastination artist strategy success human needs instincts career conacts home mental health power dynamics clutter colleagues new year creative people shake up musicians 'Ouch!' podcast client testimonials, eastenders star lisa hammond, rachael spence, coaching service for creative people, actresses, comedy writers structure career resources female singers professional boundaries weaknesses intimidating literary proposal artistic conviction 'Organizing for Creative People' coaching career direction agent skills work on weaknesses creative person fellow creatives avoidance Lisa Hammond five year plan lists re-framing nerves creative career coach collaborations self-reflection artist vision passive aggressive behaviour auditions performance timewasters creative support network creative routine #metoo creative support creative goals emotional resilience collaborators publisher resentment cluter-free living bad reviews goals holidays scheduling relationships contents of proposal subconscious artist silver package grace jealousy mentoring support shows critics writing calendar short and sweet misuse of power friendship touring working for free brainstorm creative career professional jealousy grounded creative relationships green room creativity creative identity planning audience artist workspace routines personal boundaries audiences standard issue podcast insights tact being organized professional encouragement. health criticism agents impetus staying tidy effortlessly artist goals creative ambitions family loyalty fear being kind to yourself anxiety purpose visualise non-fiction planning books tidying up breaks USP gentle safe space onstage 'Ever So Lonely' blocks audition success partners motivation Grange Hill counselling emotional support good coach BBC goal setting budgeting workaholism creative block, artist, creative, energy sappers nascent artists absences strengths managing schedule client artists bodily needs bands career strategies efficiency singers diary boundaries stress