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  1. Kevin

    Tiki Oceanic Arts is closing!

    Well known business Oceanic Arts are closing their doors after 65 years! :( Owners are apparently retiring and closing up shop.
  2. Kevin

    Deals! 2021 Tiki Holiday Sales (Thanksgiving / Black Friday / Christmas)

    Brad Parker of Tiki Shark has a sale on for up to 85%(!) some items. Mugs, prints, and collectibles are all included. This is a great chance to pick up some giclee prints at a great price...
  3. Shrunken Head 805

    Tiki spin on Thanksgiving

    Found this NPR article about tiki variants on Thanksgiving dishes. A Tiki Alternative to Thanksgiving Anybody else spinning a Pilgrim/Poly-pop vibe on traditional dishes this year?
  4. Tiki Lounge

    Tiki Lounge Competitions 🏆

    Have you checked out the Tiki Lounge Competitions yet? They are called "competitions" but really they are giveaways as a way of saying 'Mahalo!' to our community members! https://tikilounge.com/competitions/ Entering most of the competitions is *really* easy! Just create your Tiki Lounge...
  5. Tiki Head Carving by Cornelis Rijken

    Tiki Head Carving by Cornelis Rijken

    chain saw carving of a tiki head.houtsnijwerk tiki hoofd. notenhouten stam. motorzaag skulptuur.
  6. The wonders and history of Oceanic Arts, Polynesian Art Kings of Tiki

    The wonders and history of Oceanic Arts, Polynesian Art Kings of Tiki

    In the world of Tiki, one name has always stood out, Oceanic Arts. Founded in 1956 by Bob Van Oosting and LeRoy Schmaltz, the pair took a 37,000 mile trip throughout Polynesia and greater Oceania to bring an unparalleled level of authenticity to their work that led to their shop becoming the...
  7. Behind the Tiki Room: The Origins of Tiki Culture (feat. Disney Dan!)

    Behind the Tiki Room: The Origins of Tiki Culture (feat. Disney Dan!)

    Between the Enchanted Tiki Room and the Polynesian Village Resort, Disney is no stranger to Tiki Culture, otherwise known by many as Polynesian Pop. How did this trend begin, where did it go, and why is it just so perfect for Disney?
  8. Kevin

    Tiki Cool Easter Island Moai image by GrafixArt (Samir Belhamra)

    Pretty cool image of an Easter Island Moai. :moyai: The artist is Samir Belhamra with GrafixArt. Prints can be purchased on the GrafixArt website. What's neat is that you can also buy a tutorial that shows how the image was created. :cool: https://www.grafixart.photo/
  9. Kevin

    Win a 2021 Hallmark Mini Santa Tiki Mug Christmas Ornament! 🎅🍹

    I was recently at the local Hallmark store and had a chance to check out their 2021 Mini Santa Tiki Mug ornament. I knew it was called a "mini" but until I saw it person I really didn't get just how tiny they really are! :eek: To give you an idea of their size, here is my thumb next to the...
  10. Kevin

    Mugs "Groovy Greg" mug by Tiki Maniacs

    Tiki Maniacs announced that they are doing a 70's throwback mug with "Groovy Greg" from The Brady Bunch endorsed by Barry Williams! :LOL: No word on purchase dates yet but I suspect this will be a hot seller for them. The mug is inspired from the "Hawaii Bound" S4:E1 episode of The Brady...
  11. Kevin

    Tiki How to carve a Pineapple Jack-o'-Lantern for Halloween (by BHG)

    BHG (Better Homes & Gardens) posted a guide for making Pineapple Jack-o'-Lanterns for Halloween. They come out looking neat but what really has my attention is the thought of all that nice fresh cut pineapple to be snacked on! :pineapple: :D...
  12. Kevin

    Tiki Tiki ASMR Videos

    Lately I've been looking into ASMR videos as of way of helping me get to sleep. In particular, rainstorm videos. That got me thinking... are there any 'tiki' themed ASMR videos? :thinking: ASMR, for those who may not be familiar with it, stands for Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response...
  13. Tiki Bot

    Disney Walt Disney's Enchanted Tiki Room opens at Disneyland

    First opened to the public on June 23, 1963 at the Disneyland Resort, Walt Disney's Enchanted Tiki Room is a Polynesian inspired musical animatronic show. The show features over 150 animatronic characters that talk, sing and dance. Characters include birds, flowers, a magic fountain, tiki...
  14. Tiki Bot

    Mugs This Geeki Tikis ‘80s Collection Will Transport You to Childhood

    Tiki news from The Pop Insider... This Geeki Tikis ‘80s Collection Will Transport You to Childhood https://thepopinsider.com/news/geeki-tikis-80s-collection/ Geeki Tiki’s Kids of the ’80s Collection features the classic animated cartoon Tom and Jerry | Source: Toynk.com This week’s happy...
  15. Tiki Bot

    Mugs Pair Your Cheesecake with Adorable New Golden Girls Mugs

    Tiki news from The Pop Insider... Pair Your Cheesecake with Adorable New Golden Girls Mugs https://thepopinsider.com/news/cupful-of-cute-beeline/ Golden Girls “Cupful of Cute” Mugs | Source: Beeline Creative Today is Golden Girls Day: An entire day dedicated to Blanche, Dorothy, Sophia, and...
  16. Kahuna

    Tiki Do you consider "Pirates of the Caribbean" to be Tiki?

    I see in some places that Tiki collectors have Pirates of the Caribbean movie stuff in their collection but is it really Tiki? 🏴‍☠️ I thought Tiki with a capital T was more about Polynesian stuff? 🗿
  17. Tiki Bot

    Mugs Doctor Who Tiki Mugs and other merchandise

    Tiki news from The Pop Insider... https://thepopinsider.com/news/dr-who-licensing-deals/ Doctor Who Geeki Tikis | Source: Beeline Creative/ the Pop Insider If you spent this morning thinking you’d rather be drinking your morning coffee from a K-9-inspired Tiki mug, you’re in luck. BBC is...
  18. Kevin

    Deals! Amazon Prime Day 2020 - Tiki finds!

    It's Amazon Prime Day 2020! That means some good buys for those who buy fast for the limited time deals. https://amzn.to/33YrDC0 Here's some deals still available that Tiki Lounge members might find of interest... Smuggler's Cove: Exotic Cocktails, Rum, and the Cult of Tiki, Hardcover - 40%...