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Prepare to pound!

Posted on 11.22.17 under aniani ku'i 'ai, glass, glass poi pounders, glassblowing, poi pounders

3.3, 3.7lb orange;multi

Aniani Ku’i ‘ai and umeke

Posted on 08.29.16 under aniani ku'i 'ai, glass poi pounders, glassblowing, poi pounders, Umeke

Traditional Hawaiian poi pounders and containers executed in glass.

stubbies

We call these, “Stubbies.” Squatter than the classic Hawaiian shape.

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Umeke are usually made out of wood.
umeke_01 comparison

Ready fo’ pound!

Posted on 07.06.16 under aniani ku'i 'ai, glass, glass poi pounders, glassblowing, Ku'i 'ai, poi pounders

Red+Orange4.3lb,5.85

Aniani ku’i ‘ai.

Red+Orange4.3lb

Red+Orange4.3lb_4_lite

See the vein on the left side of my forehead. I had one bulging on the other side, as well. It was so hot that day blowing glass, my body couldn’t shed the heat fast enough. I haven’t been so exhausted from blowing glass in several years.

Recent aniani ku’i ‘ai

Posted on 06.03.16 under aniani ku'i 'ai, glass, glass poi pounders, poi pounders

Or glass poi pounders. These are big one, from 6 to over 8 lbs.

purpY&pink6lb7oz_4

7.7lb pink

7 lb pink bottom

pink 6 lbs

red&blue

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7 lb pink side

White & Violet Ku’i ‘ai

Posted on 03.24.16 under glass, Ku'i 'ai, poi pounders

Or poi pounders.
two pounders
The one on the left is 3lb 5oz. It will be an anniversary present for a lucky wife in Pearl City!

The one on the right is 4lb 8oz. It has a nice balance and weight for some serious pounding!

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