One of the things that holds us back as human beings is the fear of failure. It keeps us from trying. Don’t let this be a habit you fall into, the fact that you are getting a degree in the arts means that you have already taken the first BIG step in overcoming the fear of failure and are willing to take risks. Keep that in mind when you face the unknown on a regular basis and learn from things that didn’t necessarily work out as planned.
Oh, and read this.