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porco
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Posted: 2012-05-22 6:51 pm   Permalink

At the hukilau this year, one of the presenters (my apologies for forgetting) mentioned that there are only three variations of facial expressions found in tiki carving/gods/idols. I forgot what they were, any help?

 
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Bay Park Buzzy
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Joined: Apr 07, 2006
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From: West Bay Park, San Diego, CA
Posted: 2012-05-22 7:14 pm   Permalink

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and



That last style with the teeth is more prevalent in Florida.

Buzzy Out!


 
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Beachbumz
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Joined: Jan 09, 2008
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From: Kihei, Maui
Posted: 2012-05-22 7:32 pm   Permalink

Quote:

On 2012-05-22 19:14, Bay Park Buzzy wrote:
,

,

and



That last style with the teeth is more prevalent in Florida.

Buzzy Out!



Don't forget about this one Buzzy ... That about sums it up brada..
Aloha


 
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porco
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Posted: 2012-05-23 06:46 am   Permalink

so, happy, sad, and toothy? i thought "warrior" was one of them, but too many damn cocktails erased some of the details....

 
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teaKEY
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Joined: Nov 09, 2004
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From: The thumb !
Posted: 2012-05-23 06:51 am   Permalink

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On 2012-05-23 06:46, porco wrote:
so, happy, sad, and toothy? i thought "warrior" was one of them, but too many damn cocktails erased some of the details....



Maybe is also has to do with the fact that you had Buzzy explain it to you in smileys.


 
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VampiressRN
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Joined: Nov 23, 2006
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From: Sin City Lincoln Hills (NorCal)
Posted: 2012-05-25 07:34 am   Permalink

Buzzy...a man of little words, but drums it home!!!

 
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