I don't think there really are too many of those people, although that generalization is certainly prevalent.
Originally Posted by Spawn2
I was just visiting relatives over Christmas break and my uncle and cousin, who are 56 an 27, both cracked jokes about the "freaks" that go to art schools. However, 99% of the people I've met at Ringling are as normal as can be.
I'd like to think that artists, being generally introspective and socially observant, would be even more "normal" than others. Maybe I'm wrong.
Moreover, why should we care what other people think?
Patience is a virtue, but who wants to be virtuous?