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RBF Darth Vader costume finished by RBF-productions-NL RBF Darth Vader costume finished :iconrbf-productions-nl:RBF-productions-NL 49 4 Darth Vader costume is done! by RBF-productions-NL Darth Vader costume is done! :iconrbf-productions-nl:RBF-productions-NL 25 8 Jurassic Park diorama by RBF-productions-NL Jurassic Park diorama :iconrbf-productions-nl:RBF-productions-NL 29 4 A Red, Dead new Year - marston cosplay by RBF-productions-NL A Red, Dead new Year - marston cosplay :iconrbf-productions-nl:RBF-productions-NL 114 11 Red Dead Redemption - John Marston cosplay WIP by RBF-productions-NL Red Dead Redemption - John Marston cosplay WIP :iconrbf-productions-nl:RBF-productions-NL 101 16 THIS... IS.... RBF! by RBF-productions-NL THIS... IS.... RBF! :iconrbf-productions-nl:RBF-productions-NL 55 23 AC - Odyssey Alexios and Ikaros Cosplay by RBF-productions-NL AC - Odyssey Alexios and Ikaros Cosplay :iconrbf-productions-nl:RBF-productions-NL 175 7 AC Odyssey Alexios cosplay costume by RBF-productions-NL AC Odyssey Alexios cosplay costume :iconrbf-productions-nl:RBF-productions-NL 166 8 Assassin's Creed - Odyssey Alexios Cosplay by RBF-productions-NL Assassin's Creed - Odyssey Alexios Cosplay :iconrbf-productions-nl:RBF-productions-NL 105 4 The Witcher 3 - Geralt in Velen marshes cosplay by RBF-productions-NL The Witcher 3 - Geralt in Velen marshes cosplay :iconrbf-productions-nl:RBF-productions-NL 110 4 The Butcher of Blaviken - Geralt of Rivia cosplay by RBF-productions-NL The Butcher of Blaviken - Geralt of Rivia cosplay :iconrbf-productions-nl:RBF-productions-NL 135 9 Luke and Vader by RBF-productions-NL Luke and Vader :iconrbf-productions-nl:RBF-productions-NL 156 6 STAR WARS - Boba Fett costume by RBF-productions-NL STAR WARS - Boba Fett costume :iconrbf-productions-nl:RBF-productions-NL 93 5 The Witcher - Geralt and Triss cosplay costumes by RBF-productions-NL The Witcher - Geralt and Triss cosplay costumes :iconrbf-productions-nl:RBF-productions-NL 118 3 STAR WARS - BB8 costume cosplay by RBF-productions-NL STAR WARS - BB8 costume cosplay :iconrbf-productions-nl:RBF-productions-NL 50 6 STAR WARS - Boba Fett costume cosplay by RBF-productions-NL STAR WARS - Boba Fett costume cosplay :iconrbf-productions-nl:RBF-productions-NL 122 8
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The Myth of Talent
The Myth of Talent
If there's one comment that is made more often than any other on any decent piece of artwork it's "you're so talented."
It's also the one [positively intended] comment I've seen the most artists bristle at, sometimes even retort. For some of us, it's a pet hate. Why?
We know it's meant as a compliment, so we smile and say thank you and try to resist the urge to insist that 'talent' is the biggest myth there is. Not only is it a myth, at its worst the use of the word is potentially destructive to the artistic community. 
 
What's so wrong with the word 'talent'?
You might not realise it, but calling someone talented can often feel like a backhanded compliment. No skilled artist woke up one day just being able to do what they can do. We were all born completely unable to do just about anything useful. But through daily practise we learned how to use our limbs for motility, our voices for words, an
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RBF Darth Vader costume finished
Just finished the entire costume and we shot a few pics!! Luckily there was some wind blowing wich worked magic on the robes. I shopped in the background and saber glow (obviously) The costume is what it is :)

I really like it!
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Vader picture test
Just a picture during a testfit of the costume with some filters over. Looks more like a painting now but I like the atmosphere :)
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Darth Vader cape progress
Just finished up on Vader's cape. Double layers, satin and wool. Circumference of 780 cm a radius of 190cm.

almost done now!
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Rick Boer
Artist | Hobbyist | Artisan Crafts
Netherlands
30 years of age, married, and the father of two beautiful daughters!
I work as a biology teacher during the week.
This page is dedicated to my creative hobbies and activities, most of wich are related to portraying specific game and movie characters.

Look around in my gallery and you'll get the idea.

Thanks for dropping by!
-Rick
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0ptimusgames3 Featured By Owner Edited Dec 26, 2018  Hobbyist General Artist
Happy Holidays Rick, that you and your entire family, principaly your wife and kids, have a wonderful Christmas and New Year! And, that you all enjoy it very much together!

Regards,

J.S
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RBF-productions-NL Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2019  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
The same to you!!! Thank you :D :D
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0ptimusgames3 Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2019  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you very much and you're always welcome!
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shipain Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2018  Professional Digital Artist
:iconbummiesplz:Happy Birthday! Have your cake and eat it too
          Airborne:iconcakeplz:
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CosmicRick Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2018  Student Digital Artist
Happy Birthday!
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Lionheartssj Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2018  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Happy Birthday! :party::cake:
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EshiSnu Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2018  Professional General Artist
Happy Birthday. Hope you have a good day!
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gmdwilcox Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2018  Hobbyist Photographer
Happy birthday!
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mobius2684 Featured By Owner Dec 21, 2017
Hi Rick,

Good to see that you still stuck it out with cosplay all these years and didn't quit =) You've definitely have come a long way and have done a ton of lovely work. Hoping you're doing well and hope to see more amazing work from you in the new year!

Take care,
Amanda
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RBF-productions-NL Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2017  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Thanks Amanda!!! 
Still rolling with it :) 
Thank you for the kind words!!!
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