Category Archives: American War of Independence

Formation bases – for Pennies

Well just a quick one today. I may post something else more visually interesting later in the weekend, we’ll see. Anyway, I finished a whole set of Sabot movement bases for my FIW and other Musket period forces. They are … Continue reading

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FIW woodsmen skirmishers

I have been doing a load of board game figures over the last few weeks, so it’s time for something a little different. A long term project of mine in French Indian Wars in 15mm. I have used the Muskets … Continue reading

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FIW Forest Indians

With last weeks post on the rural frontiersmen of the European colonists, it just seemed fair to show some more of the natives they would be facing in the wilderness. So here we have another pack of the Blue moon indians. … Continue reading

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Frontiersmen from the FIW

Recently I have been posting quite about about painting board gaming miniatures while showing 15mm after action reports of games. So I guess I should show a few more 15mm figs that I have finished. That’s so that when I … Continue reading

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FIW Rangers

Well the first post in 2017 so a Happy New Year to all. To start the new year I thought I’d go back to an old and existing project – the French Indian wars. Rangers were a vital and important … Continue reading

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FIW British Militia Units

I have been under the weather with a bad flue for the last little while but thought I should post something as I’m starting to feel a little better now. Back to one of my long term projects – French Indian … Continue reading

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Rest of the FIW French Regulars

Time to post another installment of my French Indian Wars troops. This is one of those slowly progressing projects – I seem to have a few of them these days. This is the rest of the regular French army troops … Continue reading

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More French FIW with officers and flags

I think the French troops I have for Muskets and Tomahawks  need some command and re-enforcements. So here I’m adding to the painted forces that I have. Below are a couple of officers with carbines, one NCO/junior officer with a halberd … Continue reading

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FIW French line infantry

Ok back to a long running and slowly progressing project. This is for my French Indian Wars forces. I keep getting distracted from these for other things.  Here we have the first set of French regular infantry. These can work … Continue reading

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Movement trays for penny bases

OK a quick set of pictures of the sabot bases I got and finished for my FIW and other projects which use 18mm figures. I use penny for bases which are cheap and a nice size for the figs. I … Continue reading

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