There are times that we may feel as if we don't know what is going to happen in life. There are also times where we are so dogmatically attached to what we are doing that we avoid any change or opportunity. Each of you is learning not to become painters or illustrators, graphic designers or photographers. I would even suggest you are not training to become visual artists. Rather, you are training yourself to apply creativity. This is a skill that reaches much further than the arts. Listen to this lecture by Steve Jobs, co-founder of Apple Computers and see if this helps your perspective.
You can also download this for free on iTunes.