Why mentoring is essential for artists

Caspar Lucksted - Friday, November 17, 2017

Nascent artists often do not recognize their capacity to be professional artists without the recognition of their peers. Who helped you at the start of your career?

 Read More


Recent Posts


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