Before the disease becomes full-blown, schizophrenics may go through a period called the prodromal stage, lasting about a year, when they experience behavioral changes that precede and are less dramatic than those of the acute stage.
Robert Carlo Mariano, nicknamed Boston Rob because of his thick regional accent and his Boston Red Sox ball cap, has made numerous reality TV appearances and parlayed his 15 minutes of fame into a full-blown career.
Some people keep their nautical star black, which lends a tribal-like feel to the image, whereas others opt for full-blown color that expresses their unique style throughout the pattern and body of the star.
If you don't have the resources to participate in a full-blown convention, then consider signing up for a weekend cropping retreat or attend workshops or classes sponsored by local scrapbook or craft stores.
Typically, musical theatre has been reserved for high school and up because teachers and directors believed a full-blown production was beyond what middle school kids were capable of handling.