Category Archives: French Indian War

Oak & Iron – 4 ships of the line

I have been steadily painting up ships and doing the smaller ships with the larger ones. However, as part of the kickstarter I did get some big ships. So here are the 4 biggest of them. These are two each … Continue reading

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Flint and Feather – The Iroquois

Well it has taken till after lockdown, but I have now finished my second force for Flint and Feather. These are the Iroquois or officially the Haudenosaunee Five Nations. These are the other major tribal group in area which the … Continue reading

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Dark Age/Renaissance and beyound – Buildings

So after some posts of the 28mm stuff it is back to more 15mm and buildings again. These are for the dark age through to the renaissance periods. The first set below are from the ‘By Fire and Sword’ game … Continue reading

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Flint and Feather – Huron/Wendat

Some of the guys in my gaming group decided that we would try the Flint and Feather. This is a game which is based on the tribes which lived in this local area way before the European settlers/colonists/interlopers got here. … Continue reading

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Muskets and Tomahawks -AAR

So this last week I got an oldie but goodie (Muskets and Tomahawks) on the table with a couple of the guys. Here is a quick write up of the game. This is using my 15mm FIW collection and the … Continue reading

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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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