Mango Hawaiian Island Chain Sculpture Set

$225.00$800.00

The Hawaiian Island Chain made from Big Island grown Mango wood and features all 8 Hawaii islands.
Every tree, board, and island has a story to tell.
Wood is a natural product and varies depending on climate, location, and strain of tree.
In particular Mango wood can vary drastically in tone, grain, and figure as this website shows for the Mango

Each Hawaiian Island Chain includes a hanging template, hardware (drywall & wood walls), and straightforward instructions–for the best experience possible.

Description

The Hawaii Island Chain is an iconic symbol that one is bound to see if they have ever visited the state of Hawaii. A few have made pieces of art that resemble the chain, however, finding a set with a high level of detail and quality that is sold here may be another story. Each set is carved from solid Big Island grown hardwoods and features a significant amount of thought into each Hawaiian island.  A heavy emphasis is placed on quality over quantity, moreover, your set will have an excellent finish which compliments the wood, and is applied with great care.

Every Hawaii island chain will include all the major islands of Hawaii : Hawaii’i, Maui, O’ahu, Kauai, Moloka’i, Lana’i, Ni’iau, and Kahoʻolawe.

Mango wood boasts wide variability in color, grain, and character–as you can see some of the sets are lighter, and others have deeper tones.  Some pieces will be more orange, others a muted palette, and yet others feature more earthy tones. Each set will be different since wood is a natural product, however, every set has excellent sanding, finishing, and composition–it will look great, and flow well.


For finish options typically a slight amber oil-based sealer is used as it helps give Mango wood a bit of color and features a satin lacquer top-coat.  The light amber sealer is shown in photos #1, #3, & #4.  Moreover, if medium stain is desired then photo #2 or #5 may be of interest.  The same stain will be used, however, exact color matches are impossible, and variances are to be expected due to the nature of wood artwork.


If you have a specific request or range you prefer please feel free to leave an order note or contact me.

  • 24″ Island Chain (Miniature) Size: 24″x12″ (61×30.5cm)
    Big Island Span: 5.6” (14.2cm)
  • 36″ Island Chain Size: 36″X20″ (91.5x51cm)
    Big Island Span: 8.75″ (22.2cm)
    (36″ set size shown with dishes and blue smile drawing)
  • 45″ Island Chain Size: 45″X24″ (114x61cm)
    Big Island Span: 10.75″ (27.3cm)

“Island Chain Size” is the size of the entire island chain in length and width.
If you were to take a Hawai’i state map with tight margins, unroll it, and hang it on your wall–that would be the size of your Hawaii wall art.

“Big Island Span” is the size of the Big Island.  If you took a tape measure to the Big Island this would be the greatest measurement you could find.

If desired hanging template(s) can be ordered for a modest amount for sizing purposes which includes hanging hardware, instructions, and the selected size(s) chosen.

Every Hawaiian island chain includes hanging hardware, a template, and written instructions.
They are easily hung with typical screws or nails, and the islands will hang flush against your walls.
If a picture can be hung on your wall than an entire island chain can easily be hung on any wood or drywall.

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions and you will be responded to within 1-3 business days.


  1. B

    Great service, great product, great preparation with instructions…just an all-around great experience!

  2. A

    Absolutely beautiful! My Dad will love this gorgeous representation of his favorite place in the world.

  3. J

    Amazing art, wall decor!! Love all the details of each island! Excellent hanging instructions with template! Thank you!

  4. J

    These are absolutely stunning & we can’t wait to hang them in our soon to be here, baby boy Koa’s room!

  5. M

    Gave this as a present to my brother, who recently moved to Oahu. He said, “I koa’d not live without it. It’s my Honolulu living object d’art.” Thank you!

  6. H

    Incredible craftsmanship! With his excellent woodworking skills, Joshua creates sculptures that are superior to those sold by our upscale koa wood products store in Waikiki – at lower prices! His sculptures are truly custom made. He precisely carved the extra details that I requested for the Islands of Hawaii and even purchased smaller tools to sculpt the intricate peninsulas in Pearl Harbor (see photo) and other tiny features. Joshua creates artistry in wood!

  7. K

    I love it as it adds character to my living room…. BUT (and this is my fault) I ordered the 24” Koa wood Island Chain and it’s extremely small. Not the fault of the Seller, as I’m sure everything is to size and extremely detailed. Work is great, just as advertised and arrived on time. But if you want the WOW factor, don’t be cheap and buy the larger one. For reference the large Hawaiian Island is about as big as my hand.

  8. D

    The item was delivered on time, and looks exquisite. Josh was great to work with. I’ll definitely be ordering more in the future. Mahalo!

  9. D

    The sculpture is absolutely beautiful and the sellers were very detailed in their email communications. When ordering just make sure you understand the explanation of the size

  10. K

    Aloha,

    The beautiful set arrived safely. I will treasure it.

    Thank you again for the art you make and share.

  11. T

    This carving is beautiful!! I ordered this as a gift and I’m so excited to give present this and hopefully remind my recipient of home. I also received excellent customer service and the packaging was very safe. Thank you!

  12. RJ

    Amazing piece and very high quality. Seller was very responsive and helpful with a tight turnaround time. Definitely recommend!!

  13. M

    I am absolutely in love with my Hawaiian Islands chain wall art! I couldn’t be happier with the amount of detail and the ease of hanging them. Thank you so much HamakuaWoodWorking!

  14. M

    oshua: Thank you so much. We received our island chain yesterday and it is up on the stucco wall and looks fantastic.

  15. R

    Beautiful as Advertised very easy to install with template provided

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Lead Time and Shipping

Lead Time & Fulfillment Information

Lead Time:

  • All orders are shipped within 4 weeks unless otherwise noted; as each piece is typically made to order and quality is emphasized over quantity. 

Fulfillment Information:

  • Without prior arrangements your order will ship following our current lead time and shipping method(s) shown below.
    • However, I do offer expedited shipping, and can streamline a “custom” order depending on my current workload:
      • Precise deadlines can be accurately met–a payment is taken with utmost respect and urgency.
      • We are able to use your choice of carrier but primarily work with UPS for all of our shipment needs.
      • Custom signage such as coordinates and names are offered.

Carriers & Shipping Methods

Shipping Within The USA:

  • All Hawaii island chain sets within the USA will by default be shipped
    VIA UPS Air Mail and require a signature for delivery.
  • UPS Air Mail
    • A reliable service which operates Monday through Friday. 
    • A signature is required for delivery due to the value and difficulty in crafting each piece of artwork. 
    • 3 delivery attempts will be made and customers are able to work with UPS to safely receive their artwork.
    • A physical address or private mailbox is required.
    • Without prior arrangements your order will ship following our current lead time.
  • Replacement hardware, templates, samples, and other articles will be shipped VIA USPS Priority Mail® with no signature required.
  • In the unlikely situation a package is damaged, lost, delayed, or stolen we will do our absolute best to ensure the situation is rectified.
    However, we are not responsible for carrier delays, security of your delivery locations, and unable to control how artwork is handled.
  • Our goal is your complete satisfaction and our success is determined through transparency.

Shipping To Canada:

  • UPS Standard Delivery
    • Cost minded and reliable.
  • UPS Worldwide Expedited® Shipping
    • Expeditious and reliable shipping.

Shipping To Everywhere Else:

  • USPS® Priority Mail
    • Cost minded and reliable service.
  • UPS Worldwide Expedited® Shipping
    • Expeditious and reliable shipping throughout the world. 

International Buyer Disclaimer

  • International Buyers – Please Note: Import duties, taxes, and charges are not included in the item price or shipping cost. These charges are the buyer’s responsibility. Please check with your country’s customs office to determine what these additional costs will be prior to buying.
  • In the unlikely situation a package is damaged, lost, delayed, or stolen we will do our absolute best to ensure the situation is rectified.
    However, we are not responsible for carrier delays, security of your delivery locations, and unable to control how artwork is handled.
    Our goal is your complete satisfaction and our success is determined through transparency.

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