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surf soul tiki
Polynesiac
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From: San Pedro, CA
Posted: 2011-11-18 2:25 pm   Permalink

That cool carving you did in the trunk of the palm at the german developers place intrigues me. What sort of palm is that carved from? It looks like it was soft and buttery to carve!

Nice job and great placement!
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pjc5150
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From: Tampa, FL
Posted: 2011-11-18 4:14 pm   Permalink

they're coconut palm.

and yes, they carve nicely!


 
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pjc5150
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Posted: 2011-11-20 04:59 am   Permalink

Got a few things going yesterday. Finished the hands on the tiki that's been sitting on my front porch for a year. My buddy Cheeta is going to do some detail painting on it.



Cut this Moai...



and then started this angry little torch holder...



Hopefully today will be equally productive.


 
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pjc5150
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Posted: 2011-11-22 03:58 am   Permalink

so I finished the last piece at the New Pass Grill. I call it "inshore slam", because he's got a big snook, and a trout & a redfish on the stringer. The fishing dudes like it.





and I'm also pretty much done cutting the angry torch holder.



Looks like the east coast should have some good waves tomorrow, so I'm heading out there early & gotta get some stuff done today.


 
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Will carve
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Joined: Apr 06, 2011
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Posted: 2011-11-22 04:02 am   Permalink

You excel at relief carving.
Who'd a thunk it ?
Looks great.


 
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NIxxon
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Posted: 2011-11-22 07:50 am   Permalink

both look great! How tall is that one with the fish?

oh and where you gona surf?


 
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pjc5150
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Posted: 2011-11-22 08:46 am   Permalink

Thx guys.

And Nixxy, probably Cocoa Bch early in the am. You working tomorrow?

Here's this what I started hackin' on this morning....



 
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tiki beat by marcus thorn
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Posted: 2011-11-22 1:01 pm   Permalink

very cool keep up the good work

 
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pjc5150
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Posted: 2011-11-22 2:29 pm   Permalink

Thank you Mr Thorn!

So, Benz showed me how to use the #1 skew chisel when I visited there a while back, but it really wasn't until today that I really came to know it. So several "doors" opened for me today. Funny how sometimes you learn a new tool & then wonder how you were functioning without it....



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NIxxon
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Posted: 2011-11-22 3:36 pm   Permalink

nice bro! def adding more detail by the day...its really cool to see the progression in each piece

 
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pjc5150
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Posted: 2011-11-26 09:08 am   Permalink

Well, this piece is a bit crumbly & stringy, but I've come too far to turn back now.

Either way having lots of fun getting to know the skew a little better.






 
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pjc5150
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Posted: 2011-11-26 10:16 am   Permalink

done cutting this one...



 
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McTiki
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Joined: Aug 22, 2004
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From: Sunny Florida
Posted: 2011-11-26 2:52 pm   Permalink

Well done my friend. I dig the Moai Too!


Mahalo


McTiki


 
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pjc5150
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Posted: 2011-11-26 2:58 pm   Permalink

Thanks Andy.

Got this one started this afternoon.

Commission piece for a local dentist...



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pjc5150
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Posted: 2011-11-27 10:48 am   Permalink

been busting out a few power tool quickies to sell to the bars and stuff.



 
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