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Creativity and The Successful Artists’ Mindset

Creativity and The Successful Artists’ Mindset

What does it mean to be resilient? It’s the ability to adopt the artists’ mindset, bounce back from setbacks and keep on keeping on. Thank you to everyone who left MORE »

Tame the Email Monster: How to Manage Stress, Anxiety, and Email Overload

Tame the Email Monster: How to Manage Stress, Anxiety, and Email Overload

Are you suffering from information obesity? Subconsciously, are all your unanswered emails sending your stress levels soaring? Or have text messages become the source of your anxiety? Email overload is frustrating—and MORE »

Judy Woods: The Upbeat Artist

Judy Woods: The Upbeat Artist

New Zealand artist Judy Woods shares her successful career combo and how to make a midlife career change in the wake of Covid-19 Welcome to another episode of The Cassandra MORE »

How to Overcome Anxiety, Panic, and Stress and Reclaim Joy

How to Overcome Anxiety, Panic, and Stress and Reclaim Joy

Overcome anxiety and stress and reclaim joy effectively and easily and holistically If you suffer from generalized anxiety and panic attacks If you suffer from stress or burnout If you MORE »

Mind Your Drink—How to become sexier, slimmer, and healthier

Mind Your Drink—How to become sexier, slimmer, and healthier

  Me enjoying sobriety at Tisa’s barefoot bar in American Samoa in Feb 2019. Heavenly—and the coconut infused mocktail was divine!   Many people mistakenly believe drinking alcohol will increase MORE »

Change your life with Cassandra Gaisford’s coaching programme LOVE! LOVE! LOVE!

Change your life with Cassandra Gaisford’s coaching programme LOVE! LOVE! LOVE!

I’m a woman with a passion. I’m passionate about passion, joy and helping others live abundant, prosperous and beautiful love-filled lives. I know from experience this is possible for us MORE »

7 Reasons Artists Should Have A Sale

7 Reasons Artists Should Have A Sale

Dear creatives, Do you love a sale? I do. Some of my best most memorable buys have been snapping up quality produces and services at reduced prices. I recently read MORE »

Painting for joy, what, why and when…

Painting for joy, what, why and when…

Come and paint with me. Abstract painting workshops in the Bay of Islands. Paint those grey, winter days away. Growing up I was blessed in that I had been given MORE »

What’s gratitude got to do with finding your gifts?

What’s gratitude got to do with finding your gifts?

Are you feeling blocked? Struggling to find your signature gifts? Lacking vitality…or something else? Find your strengths and gifts in the areas you have a natural advantage. In this blog MORE »

How To Commission A Painting

How To Commission A Painting

A recent commission. ‘Always Summer, acrylic on canvas, 2400 mm x 1200 mm Why Commission A Painting? You have remodelled your home, built new, or just feel like an immediate MORE »

How to fight for your dreams

How to fight for your dreams

Dear readers, Do you know how to fight for your dreams? Do you find yourself saying, “if only life was easy”? As many astrologers predicted, I read today that the MORE »

The Surprising Benefits of Massage

The Surprising Benefits of Massage

One of my favourite ways to rest and exercise self-care is to go for a massage. But, so many people mistakenly think massage is an indulgence rather than a health-behaviour. MORE »

Why Play is The Key to An Inspired Career Change and How to Dare Greatly

Why Play is The Key to An Inspired Career Change and How to Dare Greatly

Welcome to another episode of The Cassandra Gaisford Show, where I interview inspiring men and women from around the world and tell you THEIR story of finding, launching, and growing MORE »

How to Employ Yourself: Trust Your Passion

How to Employ Yourself: Trust Your Passion

“I just trusted my passion” Drum roll please… for one of my brilliantly courageous and talented clients who through my passion-driven work coaching programme traded a career she hated for MORE »

My story: how my dark nights of the soul awakened my passion and purpose

My story: how my dark nights of the soul awakened my passion and purpose

Dear readers, in this post I share how I found my passion and purpose and reasons you may want to consider to train to be a Worklife Solutions certified career MORE »

Burnout Blitz: things to do for success in the year 2021

Burnout Blitz: things to do for success in the year 2021

“We think, mistakenly, that success: is the result of the amount of time we put in at work, instead of the quality of time we put in.” Arianna Huffington, Entrepreneur MORE »

The Five P’s of Life – Patience, Persistence, Perseverance, Passion, and Purpose

The Five P’s of Life – Patience, Persistence, Perseverance, Passion, and Purpose

  The best thing I can tell you? It’s one word. Persistence. ~ James Patterson, author Knowing when to quit is one thing; knowing when to persevere another Knowing when MORE »

Lose Weight Easily

Lose Weight Easily

Do you struggle with negative thoughts or self-sabotaging behaviours? “The thoughts we choose to think are the tool we use to paint the canvas of our lives.” ~ Louise Hay. MORE »

Happy Mother’s Day: How One Young Mum Shifted from Burnout to Beautiful Bliss

Happy Mother’s Day: How One Young Mum Shifted from Burnout to Beautiful Bliss

Dear friends, Where ever you are in the world, whether you’re a mum or not, it’s fab to celebrate our mothers. So many of my loveable heroines have been created MORE »

How do you know when an artwork is done?

How do you know when an artwork is done?

When is an artwork done?We all wonder, we all struggle, we all doubt when an artwork is done. We all ask advice, take advice, but ultimately you know. You will MORE »

How oracle cards can feed your inspiration

How oracle cards can feed your inspiration

A super duper thing to help feed your inspiration is to listen to feel-good podcasts. Being Boss: Mindset, Habits, Tactics, and Lifestyle for Creative Entrepreneurs is one of my favourites MORE »

What makes your soul sing?

What makes your soul sing?

“A painting is not a picture of an experience, but is the experience.” ~ Mark Rothko. Some days I have to pinch myself. Really? This is work? Not!! Today I MORE »

How to raise your vibration and life force energy

How to raise your vibration and life force energy

The one thing that is universal amongst all of us is that we are energy. Though we live in a very physical world that focuses on physical achievements, the attainment MORE »

Cassandra’s Gallery and Art@Rangitane

Cassandra’s Gallery and Art@Rangitane

After a long break between exhibitions in 2020, during the midst of covid lockdowns, lockups, and lockouts, I was invited to join other talented artists, including Jody Hope Gibbons, for MORE »

Renewal and More Exciting News

Renewal and More Exciting News

We’re heading into a change of season (lucky you if it’s spring) I may be heading in winter and I can’t travel to chase the sun, but my paintings and MORE »

New Release: Play Dates: Insights and Inspiration to Spark and Sustain Your Creativity

New Release: Play Dates: Insights and Inspiration to Spark and Sustain Your Creativity

I’m so delighted with my first review! Thank you Naomi for posting on Bookbub.com how much you enjoyed this book. “Play Dates provides insight into the creative process of the author MORE »

Well, this is exciting. . .

Well, this is exciting. . .

When I set my intention for 2021 I didn’t expect to have an earthquake, a tsunami warning and shipping a painting to a fab new collector in Texas on the MORE »

Would you love to write and publish your story?

Would you love to write and publish your story?

Capturing Stories. Crafting Memories. Sharing your heart. ❤️ ❤️ ❤️ Would you love to write and publish your story? So excited to be launching my group coaching programme “Love Stories” MORE »

Create More Art: The Health Benefits of Creativity

Create More Art: The Health Benefits of Creativity

“An interest in the subject; something you want to say definitely about the subject; this is the first condition of a portrait. The processes of painting spring from this interest, MORE »

Landscapes of my mind—how to make 2021 your most exciting year yet

Landscapes of my mind—how to make 2021 your most exciting year yet

  My intention for 2021 is to feel excited. Excited about me. Excited about you. Excited about art, writing, life—the ups and the downs. I’m feeling particularly excited about living MORE »

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ABOUT CASSANDRA
I am an artist, storyteller, intuitive guide, mentor and Reiki master. All my creations are infused with positive energy , inspiration, and light. I believe in magic and the power of beauty, joy, love, purpose, and creativity to transform your life. My greatest joy is helping your realize your dreams. That makes my soul sing!

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