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Tiki Central Forums Creating Tiki Other Crafts Wendy Cevola 11/20/17 Day Six on the Big Island of Hawaii Hilo side, Discovery in a lava field.
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Wendy Cevola 11/20/17 Day Six on the Big Island of Hawaii Hilo side, Discovery in a lava field.
IDoVoodoo
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Posted: 2015-03-31 1:35 pm   Permalink

I'm not too sure on the glaze... Do you want to do a single color? Multi colors? I love purple, blue, and black... but I'm not a huge fan of red. Natural colors for the coconut and bamboo lettering is cool too. You're the expert, what are your thoughts?



 
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danlovestikis
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Posted: 2015-03-31 9:05 pm   Permalink

hang10tiki thank you. It was a fun bowl to make and it isn't for Dan.

IDoVooDoo I can follow what you have written here and make your art look good. I remember you wanted the necklace to be purple. How about purple for the octopus? This Hula Girl with Snake bowl is yours if you really wanted it as mentioned on facebook. Let me know.

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March 31, 2015 the day I have begun to glaze the Wish List #5. To kick me into gear I needed one of the Wishers to come over. kingstiedye arrived early and was a constant help in choosing glazes for his first piece. I got the supplies in order.


I couldn't get him to take his eyes off Franken Fink long enough for this photos.


I started by filling the mug with a spotted glaze by Mayco. After 10 seconds I poured out what hadn't stuck.


Next I used both a pin and a tiny brush to add black to all the indentations.


All done. Watching put Bullet into a trance!


Looking at my glaze tests he choose to have me do two layers of glaze. I did one horizontal and one perpendicular. That helps to eliminate streaks.


It passed his inspection. Hopefully tomorrow I can finish his Franken Fink. I worked the rest of the day and it's not done yet.


Thank you for getting me started Bullet. We all had such a fine time while you were here. Wendy

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Posted: 2015-03-31 10:30 pm   Permalink

Da Wendy


Da King


Vegas baby

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Posted: 2015-04-01 4:57 pm   Permalink

I always learn from your posts! Today I learned that alternating layers with horizontal and vertical strokes helps eliminate striping/brush marks from your pieces.
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Posted: 2015-04-02 1:45 pm   Permalink

It's all looking great as always! So looking forward to seeing you glaze those Maori lamps! They may just be my favorite pieces you've ever done (excluding my Al Dead bowl)
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danlovestikis
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Posted: 2015-04-03 07:45 am   Permalink

hang10tiki Da thank you for blowing up a good photo of me, da king and da Tiki.

LoriLovesTiki it really makes me happy to see that sharing works. When is your next project?

TikiHula I think I may glaze and fire Dan's first to make sure the glaze doesn't hide the carving detail. Sometimes I can't believe I made something that large!


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I have been missing here for two days due to a lot of tikis and furniture being moved and stored in my computer/art room.


We had workmen running all over the place.


Now our attic has new equipment and our house is back in order. Later today I'll post Wish List progress.


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Lori I'm sharing this tip of the day. Always mix and shake up your glaze very well before painting it on your pre-moistened bisque fired pieces.

However before shaking make sure the lid is on tight. Or....this was yesterday.





It doesn't show well but all the tikis, the shutters and the wall behind the shelves had to be washed.


I didn't take photos of the table but a whole box of brushes were covered with glaze. The one thing that didn't get any on it was the tiki I was glazing!

Time to work, Wendy





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Posted: 2015-04-03 11:50 pm   Permalink

Ive done that with hot sauce before
Just not quite so messy
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danlovestikis
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Posted: 2015-04-04 08:01 am   Permalink

Our new system has a short and our home is torn up again as they have searched for four days. He's here now and he just told Dan I think I've found it!!! I'll be back with photos as soon as I can. We have to put things together again because today is Easter with our family. I wish everyone a wonderful weekend. Hugs, Wendy
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danlovestikis
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Posted: 2015-04-04 9:04 pm   Permalink

hang1tiki that would have been way worse. None of this stained the floor or walls nor did it give me a hot flash!

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Here's kingstiedye aka Bullet with his Wish and all the color instructions. We are making a mug version of a toy Franken Fink.


I sat him down and surrounded him with bottles of glaze.


First I painted all the black places and


then moved on to do some of the green.


Ankle.


Head.


Stones.


Next I started with the coat in front and


then in back.


Once I finished the first layer of colors I started on layer two of three.


He is now done with three layers of glaze everywhere.














Here he is with the toy version. I just noticed that I didn't do the tiny black stitches. Do you want them? It's not too late.


Bullet here are your two mugs posting together.


Now it is time to rest. Cheers, Wendy





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Posted: 2015-04-05 07:44 am   Permalink

oh man, i love him so much! i'm beyond thrilled! let's go with the stiches on his head.

 
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Posted: 2015-04-05 10:28 am   Permalink

Awesome....

 
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Tyber Tiki
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Posted: 2015-04-05 5:17 pm   Permalink

Wow Wendy, the Franken Fink Mug looks great, in my humble opinion it looks way better than the Franken Fink toy! Really love the eyes!


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danlovestikis
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Posted: 2015-04-05 9:25 pm   Permalink

kingstiedye and I am so happy that your Wish came true, that is if it survives firing. Check below for his doctors visit.

hang10tiki just like you!

Tyber Tiki those were fun to do. Thank you!


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Our heater is working just in time for a rainy day. I have a few things to show you and here they come.

First off Walmart or here it was Lyons Club collect eyeglasses and get them to those who can't afford them. We found four to donate.





Saturday we heard Chainsaws in our backyard. Actually it turned out to be our neighbors having their palms cleaned up.


Two men were up those trees. It was something fun to watch.


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The Wish List #5 glazing continues...

kingstiedye's Franken Fink before and after stitches photos.


Now he'll heal properly.



This Brotherhood of the Blue Bob's (Professor G's club) was ordered by a friend of Tiki Vato's. I've forgotten his name.
He liked the very first one I made so this one is similar but with a tiny Easter Island Moai.


Four glazes for this Bob.












This year Professor G ordered two Fogcutter mugs. No Tiki Bob's just lots of palm trees. They have been glazed in Royal Blue.















Now it's bed time. We both have early appointments. Cheers, Wendy






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I forgot to post one more Brotherhood of the Blue Bob mugs ordered for this years Wish List #5.
This one is for Paul Grande and you can see why on the back of the mug.







One by one I'm getting them done. Soon I'll have a kiln load to fire. Cheers, Wendy

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Posted: 2015-04-06 07:10 am   Permalink

Great glaZing update

And who finished their tree 1st
Dan-0 or Grog?






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