The look is clean and very 'done' but the attitude
and feelings are somewhat anarchistic. Usually outspoken, open-minded, and easy
to get along with. Often talkative, with good sense
of humor, although some
are also quite shy when outside
of their comfort zone
(being creative). Good knowledge of music, art, movies, books, and creative stuff from both mainstream and non-mainstream media, they aspire
to (or already have) careers in the arts/entertainment industry. Reads widely, often creates over multiple artistic mediums, and in some cases
is very tech-literate. Some
60's influences in terms of fashion and iconography. Often natural hair color. Girls sometimes
sport pale lip tints, dark eyeshadow a la' Edie Sedgewick, while guys are often into hats and caps. Vision-challenged art-nerds often lean
towards retro or nerd style glasses, many owning more than
two pairs of specs. Fashion influences come from Librarian
"Excuse me, I bought these
art-nerd glasses from the op-shop, how much would
it cost to replace the lenses in these
with my own prescription?"
"Hey, after we finish recording
this track, wanna customize
some of my old t-shirts with Copic markers?"
"Definitely. Neat. That's very 'art-nerd' of you :)"
"I love creating
across multiple mediums, I'm a major art-nerd. Currently I'm reading War & Peace, modding my mobile, and making a patchwork case for my iPod."
(as in "Mac is the number one computer
for creatives" (plural), arty-type
, nerdy art-kid
antonyms: narrow-minded, haughty, unaccepting