Richard M. Howell Wood Sculptor and Oceanic Art Wood Carving Artist

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 Richard Morgan Howell Wood Sculptor
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Three piece, 12" Hawaiian Makau using Hawaiian Koa, Milo and EarPod woods. Held up by a Menehune helper.- Wood Carving

"Paradise 3+1"A hand carved 7' nature sculpture using the client family's fallen ancestral pine tree trunk. The family will hand paint sculpure.

Contact Richard Howell for details. Aloha.


Three piece, 12" Hawaiian Makau using Hawaiian Koa, Milo and EarPod woods. Held up by a Menehune helper.- Wood Carving

12" Koa Hawaiian fish hook (Makau) going to client in Kona, Hawaii.
I carve Makau to order.
Contact Richard Howell for details. Aloha.


Three piece, 12" Hawaiian Makau using Hawaiian Koa, Milo and EarPod woods.  Held up by a Menehune helper.- Wood Carving

"Three piece, 12" Hawaiian Makau using Hawaiian Koa, Milo and EarPod woods. Held up by a Menehune helper. One of my best. For Sale!"
Contact Richard Howell for details. Aloha.


Kapingamarangi Atoll "Waka siu". 46" model restoration by Richard Howell

"I just refurbished this Kapingamarangi Atoll "Waka siu". 46" model collected by my client in Pohnpei, Micronesia 1975. I mainly set up the shunting sail for the first time, repaired the Malolo net, built the Bonito fishing gear and more."
Contact Richard Howell for details. Aloha.


Another Trident Emblem - Wood Carving

"Another Trident emblem of hand carved Guanacaste wood for a newly initiated Navy Seal warrior. Wingspan 25". Carved on request."
Contact Richard Howell for details. Aloha.


Two Carved Sharks - Wood Carving

"Two carved sharks for my grandsons. I can carve sharks, fish and other sea life on request, many sizes possible."
Contact Richard Howell for details. Aloha."


Two Piece Highly Stylized Makau - Wood Carving

"Two piece highly stylized makau" > SOLD!
Contact Richard Howell for details. Aloha."


Poi Ponder - Wood Carving

"Commissioned presentation poi pounder going to Hawaii.
Contact Richard Howell for details. Aloha."


Two Piece Makau with Menehune Base - Wood Carving

"Two piece makau with Menehune base, Koa and Milo woods, my best. For Sale!
Contact Richard Howell for details. Aloha."


Richard Howll with his largest Makau to date - Wood Carving

Richard Howell with his largest Makau to date. Commissioned work headed to Kauai.
Contact Richard Howell for details. Aloha."


Hawaiian Makau 12" - Wood Carving

"I am now carving a series of 12" Hawaiian Makau with base, FREE SHIPPING!
Contact Richard Howell for details. Aloha."


A pair of book matched Makau 11 - Wood Carving

"Hawaiians have a deep connection and understanding of the sea. Today, the fish hook gifted represents strength, prosperity and good luck. A pair of book matched Makau 11" 
Contact: Richard M. Howell.


Maui's great fish hook Manaiakalani. Hand carved in Hawaiian EarPod wood. by Wood Sculptor Richard M. Howell

"Maui's great fish hook Manaiakalani. Hand carved in Hawaiian EarPod wood. Ten inches." 
• FOR SALE! Contact: Richard M. Howell.


Hawaiian Makau. Hand carved in Hawaiian EarPod wood by Wood Sculptor Richard M. Howell

"Hawaiian Makau. Hand carved in Hawaiian EarPod wood. Eleven inches." 
• FOR SALE! Contact: Richard M. Howell.


Surf Style Futon Bed Frame - Guanacaste Wood Sculpture Carving by Richard M. Howell

"Surf Style Futon Bed Frame"fully carved from Guanacaste wood,
to go into the restored van of the late legendary surf board shaper Terry Martin.
A commission from "Tropical Exotic Hardwoods of Latin America." 
Contact: Richard M. Howell.


"Navy Seals Trident 7" Wood Sculpture Carving by Richard M. Howell

"Navy Seals Trident 312" Wood Sculpture Carving by Richard M. Howell

Two recently carved Navy Seals Tridents for heroes. Both 15" wingspan.
Hand carved from Milo and Guanacaste woods.
These can be custom carved by artist.  
Contact: Richard M. Howell.


"Classic Hawaiian Makau" Wood Sculpture Carving by Richard M. Howell

"Classic Hawaiian Makau"
A commission carved from figured and spalted Koa wood.
See many more on our Fish Hooks page... Contact: Richard M. Howell.


Maui fishes up the islands" Wood Sculpture Carving by Richard M. Howell

"U.S. Navy Corpsman Caduceus Plaque"
Commissioned and hand carved from Guanacaste wood.
Similar hand carved sculptures upon request. Contact: Richard M. Howell.


Maui fishes up the islands" Wood Sculpture Carving by Richard M. Howell

"Hawaiian Poi Pounder Trophy"
Hand carved (not turned) Bocote wood.
Commissioned piece heading to Hawaii.

Similar hand carved sculptures upon request. Contact: Richard M. Howell.


Chicken of the Sea/Van Camp Seafoods Wood Sculpture Carving by Richard M. Howell

"Chicken of the Sea/Van Camp Seafoods 1914-2014 Centennial."
Commissioned sculpture for main office in San Diego.  78 x 32 inches, hand carved Guanacaste wood.

Similar hand carved sculptures upon request. Contact: Richard M. Howell.


"Polynesian design wall piece" Wood Sculpture Carving by Richard M. Howell

"Hawaiian Makau"
Hand carved highly figured Guanacaste (16" inches) commissioned carving.

Similar hand carved sculptures upon request. Contact: Richard M. Howell.


"Hawaiian Makau" Wood Sculpture Carving by Richard M. Howell

"Polynesian design wall piece"
19 inch hand carved from Marblewood and Inlayed with Abalone shell.
Commission sculpture.

Similar hand carved sculptures upon request. Contact: Richard M. Howell.


"Hawaiian Poi Pounder (Ku-i-ai- la'au)" Bocote Wood Sculpture Carving by Richard M. Howell

"Hawaiian Poi Pounder (Ku-i-ai- la'au)"
A presentation trophy hand carved from Bocote wood.
Unique presentation trophies available on request.
Contact: Richard M. Howell.


"Trident emblem for Navy Seal Team NSWG-3, . Guanacaste wood carving by Wood Sculptor Richard M. Howell

"Trident Emblem for Navy Seal Team NSWG-3"
A commissioned sculpture, 36" x 27" Guanacaste wood carving..



Welcome Pineapple Wood Carving

Welcome Pineapple Wood Carving

"Navy Seals Trident" Commemorative carving for 2013 graduating class 298. Commissioned plaque, hand carved from Guanacaste wood, 55X27 inches.


Welcome Pineapple Wood Carving

"Yup'ik eskimo mask" Tunghak". First carved by me in 1973. reborn in 2014.
Based on drawing in E.W Nelson 1900. For sale.


Welcome Pineapple Wood Carving

"Amanda's Mermaid" a Christmas gift for my daughter.

Welcome Pineapple Wood Carving

Ulu (breadfruit) wall piece for a Hawaiian foundation.
Similar pieces hand carved upon request..



Welcome Pineapple Wood Carving

Fish hook trophies for Hawaiian canoe paddling event in Texas.
Carved from koa, milo and Kamani woods. Turtle bases in lacewood.