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GMAN
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Posted: 2007-02-02 4:33 pm   Permalink

I'm hopefully gonna be back on the chisels this weekend. I need to push into this Teko and move him along. Look for an update on Sunday. I hope you all have a safe weekend; be wary of stupid drunks on the road.

-Gman
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GMAN
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From: My Island
Posted: 2007-02-03 4:32 pm   Permalink

Hey all,

Here is an update on my Tekoteko. I worked on little stuff all over him, but I still have a lot of stuff that I want to get to. Probably the most wood I removed was from his heels and ankles. I got to use the big Flexcuts there. Now that I gave him a little sanding, I'm going to start drawing out some of the surface carving that will be going on him.

Oh, and Tama...I found a few other Tekos holding knives. Most are carved by NZ craftsman.













and one with my BenZart Moai colon Happy colon!!!



Thanks for looking,

-Gman
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JohnnyP
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Joined: Nov 23, 2005
Posts: 1692
From: Attica, MI
Posted: 2007-02-03 7:14 pm   Permalink

That teko looks happy dancing naked in your kitchen. I can see progress. Looking good, it's been a while since we've seen an update.

JP


 
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Benzart
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Joined: Jan 09, 2004
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From: Port Saint Lucie, Florida
Posted: 2007-02-04 06:04 am   Permalink

Ahhhh, Thanks, I Needed that.! He is Really lookin good.Strange how he Looks naked and normally that doesn't come into the picture with normal tikis. Just strange!
He is an Excellent looking tiki and I for sure will watch my back with the likes of him wandering around.
Thanks for the Update GMAN..
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McTiki
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Joined: Aug 22, 2004
Posts: 1962
From: Sunny Florida
Posted: 2007-02-04 07:02 am   Permalink

I like this guy's stance and flow G. Very sleek and authentic looking.

Especially like the feet!(I am not into feet)

Mahalo

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TravelingJones
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Joined: Mar 11, 2006
Posts: 916
From: Eastern Shores of Western Civilization
Posted: 2007-02-04 07:13 am   Permalink

Twinkletoes Teko is bringing sexy back G'...nice touch with pig poker slight of hand trick!


Flip-flOp-fLipPp...
ps. Something scratchy is headed your way...SNORK!


 
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GMAN
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From: My Island
Posted: 2007-02-04 2:40 pm   Permalink

JohnnyP, Benz, McTiki, and T. Jones,

Thanks for the comments guys. Your words, no matter how few, keep me working.

Here is my update on the Teko for Sunday. I did a lot more than you'll see. The most obvious is the surface carving on the right shoulder/arm and I also worked on the top not. What you can see now, but probably didn't see before, is that I cut a large section of his butt crack/small of his back out with the chainsaw. I have now replaced the removed wood with a plug - clearly seen in a few of today's progress pics. Poor guy, first he gets a chainsaw up his a$$ and now he gets a butt-plug glued in for good. Aack!

Here are some pics I took as I worked today.





















I hopee you likee!!!

-Gman

*edit made to add a pic
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Benzart
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From: Port Saint Lucie, Florida
Posted: 2007-02-04 2:49 pm   Permalink

GM, Thats a Tight fitting plug,

 
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Tamapoutini
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Joined: Aug 30, 2006
Posts: 1530
From: Aotearoa (New Zealand)
Posted: 2007-02-04 3:22 pm   Permalink

Not knowing my wood-speak so well; is that what you call a knot-hole? or Not..?

This is certainly going to be a piece with an intimidating presence! e(even before the knife is spotted...)

Interesting you found other knife-wielding tekos G. Can you flick any images of them up? They'd have to be reasonbly modern as steel blades were/are 'post-contact' of course. I wouldnt be surprised to find an old piece 'commemorating' an early traded blade though; it would have been a prized possesion for sure.

Glad youve managed a bit of time behind the tools. Life's not all work & pig smashing



 
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JohnnyP
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Joined: Nov 23, 2005
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From: Attica, MI
Posted: 2007-02-04 6:11 pm   Permalink

Jeeezz... Next time you get a bug up your ass, just hope somebody doesn't treat you like that.

Nice work on the the detail of the arm. Looks great so far.

JP


 
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hewey
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From: Sydney, Australia
Posted: 2007-02-04 6:52 pm   Permalink

Coming along nicely mate

 
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Babalu
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Joined: Nov 19, 2006
Posts: 2510
From: Lemon Grove
Posted: 2007-02-05 05:52 am   Permalink

Gman,

Sweet arm!....I've been catching up on TC a little and checking your thread...cool to see the progress. You will have to tow your rail this way to SD someday; lot's of action out here.

This tiki is my favorite of yours so far...that twist in the body blows me away. Your skills make it look easy to achieve that twist, and I'm sure that its not.

Babalu
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Benzart
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Posted: 2007-02-05 07:35 am   Permalink

The Arm and Top knot look great too' Love that gentle curve of the lines in the knot!
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AlohaStation
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Joined: Sep 27, 2004
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From: So FL
Posted: 2007-02-05 09:17 am   Permalink

He's shaping up nicely. Love the detail work!

 
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Paipo
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Joined: Jun 22, 2006
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From: Aotearoa / NZ
Posted: 2007-02-05 1:22 pm   Permalink

Your surface carving just gets better and better G. This guy is going to be a very special one indeed!
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