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My first Tiki Carving
EzTiki
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Joined: Nov 02, 2009
Posts: 6
Posted: 2009-11-02 10:34 pm   Permalink



First tiki carving, not too bad. I had some design troubles with the body.

What do ya guys think?


 
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TikiMango
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Joined: Jun 17, 2008
Posts: 798
From: Satellite Beach, FL
Posted: 2009-11-03 4:26 pm   Permalink

For some reason when I saw this, it reminded of R. Crumb.



Please don't take that in a negative manner. His work is outstanding, and always brings a smile to my face. Thanks for posting, looking forward to seeing your progress here. The body looks fine from what I can see in that photo. It's hard to lose the square shape when working from a beam. Keep your tool sharp.
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tikigodz
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Joined: Oct 12, 2009
Posts: 439
Posted: 2009-11-03 4:31 pm   Permalink

Hey GREAT 1st. Im no expert by any means .i couldnt even do a body at my first couple attempts. Keep em coming.

 
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Tikilizard
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Joined: Aug 19, 2006
Posts: 373
Posted: 2009-11-04 12:12 am   Permalink

Nice! Nice depth and a full body that is a great first carve. I like the drawn up knees. Keep'um coming!
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Benzart
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Joined: Jan 09, 2004
Posts: 10364
From: Port Saint Lucie, Florida
Posted: 2009-11-04 03:12 am   Permalink

What they said goes for me too, Not bad at all for the first one. just having the guts to post your first one gives you extra points. What tools did you use, what kind of wood is it and how tall is it?
Can't wait for # 2
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