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17 replies to this topic  – Started by sweetsha , Sep 09 2013 01:39 PM

#1 sweetsha


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Posted 09 September 2013 - 01:39 PM

Hi everyone,

Let me share with you my latest MOC, mainly created to highlight my favorite CMF from last serie - the Tiki warrior !

Legends mentioned a lost island with big red diamonds everywhere, but our brave pirates should have imagined that each treasure has its guardian ...

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Pretty happy with the final result, it was interesting to try to break the symmetry of studs lines with the little rock structure and the bridge.
I also tried to depict funny scenes with our unlucky pirates that cannot succeed in every adventure with a complicated runaway ^^

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Comments & critics are welcome  :wink:

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Posted 09 September 2013 - 06:45 PM

Goodness that's great! I love your scene but I've been swept away with the snake statue... :wub:
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Posted 09 September 2013 - 07:02 PM

Love the man-eating plants. :)
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Posted 09 September 2013 - 07:04 PM

Snake head is perfect.

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Posted 09 September 2013 - 07:53 PM

I like this Moc!

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Posted 09 September 2013 - 09:43 PM

Very neat build. The scene itself is funny and well done.

I will have to agree the snake head is near perfect. I may have to "borrow" that design for the Hogwarts Chamber of Secrets build I want to do in the future.

I actually was underwhelmed with the tikis unfortunately. But I'm glad you like them and they work really well here.
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Posted 09 September 2013 - 11:05 PM

I really like the snake head

Fangs for sharing it with us.

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Posted 09 September 2013 - 11:52 PM

I like this you really captured the tropical feel to it. The water is excellent and also the the round bricks used for the bridge.

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Posted 09 September 2013 - 11:57 PM

Go to Classic-Pirates.com

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Posted 10 September 2013 - 02:17 PM

Great work, I especially love the brigde and also the snakehead!
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Posted 10 September 2013 - 03:57 PM

Thanks for your comments :blush:

Glad to see you also like the man-eating plants as it was the 1st thing I've build for this MOC

The statue is inspired by Ninjago set 9447.  I also used the hinge and mudgards parts and I've adapted the rest my own way (made it thinner and added cheese slopes to look like snake scales)

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Posted 14 September 2013 - 08:20 AM

This is ofcourse amazing, the BEST islanders lsland I've seen. Just how did you make that bridge ??

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Posted 20 September 2013 - 08:42 AM

Thanks :classic:

The bridge is built with some rows of 4 round bricks 1x1 that are on 2 strings :

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I also used a brick modified to prevent the pirate to fall in the water when I move the MOC ^^

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Posted 23 September 2013 - 11:13 PM

I didn't think it would take long to see some good tiki mocs, love it!
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Posted 24 September 2013 - 05:02 PM

Good job!

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Posted 27 September 2013 - 05:20 PM

Great stuff!
Tom Bombadil on the left side, running away?  :wink:
The new islanders work out great in this MOC. Congratulations!


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Posted 14 October 2013 - 07:32 AM

Excellent!  Another tribe of primitives for the mighty Imperial Armada to conquer!  Posted Image

Magnificent stone idol too, t'would look good in the front garden of the governor's mansion.

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Posted 04 November 2013 - 01:24 PM

I love the tikis too

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