Heroines in Sensible Shoes - 28mm miniatures for roleplaying

A project in County Durham, UK by Oathsworn Miniatures

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Tired of female miniatures in chainmail bikinis? We're making adventurers with realistic clothes and equipment...
Backers: 1030
Average Pledge Per Backer: £32

Funded: £33,429 of £1,500
Dates: Jan 25th -> Feb 3rd (10 days)
Project By: Oathsworn Miniatures
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Latest News

Having a go at painting OSL...

February 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone, As you know, we had the first 7 miniatures master moulded a while back, which meant we have a few metal casts of them. So I decided to have a go at painting one of them. And I decided to try painting OSL... OSL stands for Object Source... (Read More)

Rolling with my Gnomies...

February 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone, Yet another busy day fiddling with putty! I also managed to get some photographs taken as well, so you can see the gnome and the bonus miniature... The gnome was giving me loads of trouble.. I had planned her to be a Rock Gnome Rogue,... (Read More)

Eggs for everyone! :)

February 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone, It's been another busy day - I've been sculpting the gnome, and she's finished... but no pics tonight, as she's proving very difficult to photograph! I'll have another go in the morning, when there's some daylight to use... And Jo's... (Read More)

Removing arms is always traumatic...

January 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone, First of all, thank you for all the comments and feedback on the half-orc's javelin/torch issue. It's great to have everyone getting involved; and there were loads of ideas floating about... In the end though, I had to make a... (Read More)

Dragonborn sorceror and maybe a change to the Half-orc?

January 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone, Another very long sculpting day! But I managed to finish off the Dragonborn. I've designed her as a sorceror, but she could easily be a monk or druid, I reckon. She could also fairly easily be a he, as I don't think there's a lot of... (Read More)

Some pewter casts, and a half-orc...

January 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone, In the first Update we showed the master mould Pete made of the 7 Basic Dungeoneers... and he made us a few test casts. So, I thought it might be good to show you the miniatures in the metal; but before we get to that, I've been... (Read More)

Just a quick update...

January 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone, Just a very quick update to say that after all your votes were counted, the poor old Wight was sent to her eternal resting place by the victorious pregnant villager!  The pregnant villager took over 4 times as many votes, so she's... (Read More)

WIP sculpting, deciding on the Bonus figure, and sculpting the Bard...

January 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone, OK, this is going to be a long Update, with lots of pics... Work-in-progressFirst off, there's a (very small) amount of progress on the half-orc, the dragonborn and the gnome, but today has mostly be spent editing images for this... (Read More)

A whole lot better than we were expecting....

January 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone, Oathsworn backers, old and new... Well, we've had 24 hours of this little project, and to be honest, it's been far more successful already than we ever thought it could be! So, thank you all for your support! What this means for us is... (Read More)

Well that was fast!

January 25th - via: kickstarter.com
We're funded... which is great news, and a lot faster than we were expecting... Which means these seven ladies will be getting production moulds... they've already had a master mould made, so we could get some test casts done: I guess now I need to... (Read More)

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