A Year has passed - time for a competition
A year since the circus finished.
So a competition - we haven’t yet got good photos of an elephant, clowns, Brethren 3, clown cannon or full house.
To enter email... Read more
KR cases and more circus
I hope you are enjoying your miniatures. You should all have them by now (except one person who has backed another KS of ours and got posted today)... Read more
Final product on way to me
sorry if you don't have your circus yet. I am expecting the final shipment of carts this week
Jason is back sculpting and we have something different he... Read more
finish line in sight
Hello all you wonderful people
We are very close to the finish line. As always when we get close I find I didn't order enough of one mini of another... Read more
What does sent meant
well admin and packing is the lifeblood of Kickstarter
When we update to dispatched it means your package is packed and ready for shipping. However, it won’t be until... Read more
Full shipping is underway
On Friday I picked up the resin. So plan to get everything in post next couple of weeks. 68 parcels takes some packing
Shipping has started! Shipping has started
The first production metals are now in the hands of a backer
Look out for an invoice for your shipping if you ordered extras or backed at the lower levels... Read more
last chance to buy as KS prices
Finally I have the metals. Resin will be ready in a couple of weeks. The hot weather isn’t helping.
So some point over the weekend the option. To order more... Read more
metals are in the post to me
Tomorrow night I start sorting. So if you want Kickstarter prices or a friend does this week is last chance. From Friday I am going to take the circus off... Read more
July shipping will start!
Manufacturing is almost finished. At some point I am going get a UPS parcel next week that will weigh more than me (94kg this morning)!
Then the hard work starts
production going well
Should have first delivery next week. All Moulds are made it’s just spinning now!
shipping to start
Shipping will start before mid June and expect to take 3-4 weeks with a little luck. It’s just the two of us packing and we have over 100... Read more
Exciting day today. The production mounds are being started. There is a mould for each set of minis so it will take a week or so. That means I should... Read more
The wait is almost over
Today finally four days later than expected the money arrived in our account.
So a bit of housekeeping.
On Wednesday the 10th May I am going to meet with Rob and drop... Read more
if you backed the Kickstarter you should today have received a message in KS with your unique 20% off voucher for www.oldschoolminiatures.co.uk which you can use once at... Read more
We are still waiting for the money from Kickstarter so it’s a little quiet. Jason is working away on the stretch goal sculpts.
If you backed the project... Read more
Now the hard-work for the OSM team starts.
We now have a delay while we wait for the money from Kickstarter. So time line
10 days for the money to... Read more
Final vist to Nathanial
'Relief...' muttered Nathaniel as he slowly shuffled along the dusty country road, 'n...need... relief.'
He was leading a horse and cart laden with bulging bags of rotten corn and bug... Read more
Don’t panic. If you decide you want to add something we can work it out as part of the survey
2 hour to finish line
So if you came in at £1 intending to up your pledge now would be a good time to do it
Unlocked - the final set of Brethrin unlocked
Add £12 to get
Female conjoined twin Beared lady Sword swallower
14 hours to go and we have the elephant
£24 for Kickstarter backers. No idea afterwards but more
Postage at cost.
will we - won’t we
So edging closer to the £7,000
Just over 24 hours left to unlock the third set of brethren
Bearded lady Conjoined twin Sword swallower
Even if we fall short of the goal this isn’t the end for the circus.
Jason is going to be doing some deamons and big stuff next but we will... Read more
clowns and elephant.
Hi all in case you hadn’t seen first two clowns are finished and Jason is working on the elephant.
We need another £1001 to unlock the £7000 stretch goal. If we do I am thinking of another set of three brethren made up of conjoined twins, bearded lady and... Read more
So if we hit £7000 in next three days we will have a final stretch
I will close the voting when I get up on Thursday
So go and... Read more
100 backers! Wow
Thank you everyone. We did it hit 100 backers!
So, Jason will now sculpt an elephant for the circus! £24 each cast in resin plus postage.
As always postage will... Read more
100 backers - an extra
Ok everyone Jason really wants to do an elephant so we have agreed he can go ahead if we hit 100 backers. We have 91 today!
Not sure on price... Read more
A clown and note about postage
So first sculpt of a clown is underway.
I have been asked about postage. If you just want the basic Troupe at £50 the postage is automatically calculated. If you... Read more
The clowns are in town
We did it everyone. The clowns are unlocked. £6 for backers of the Troupe for 3 clowns and £29 for the cannon with the carnival conversion. £12 for clowns on... Read more
two steps foward one step backwards
Frustrating day yesterday each time we got a new pledge another older one walked away.
This is normal for a Kickstarter but doesn’t make it less frustrating when we are... Read more
Easter out the way
So, just less than two weeks left we are on track to unlock the clowns. I think it’s probably 50-50 we will also unlock the £6,500 stretch goal. Remember to... Read more
The Circus Cannon
Jason is going to work on a sketch of the cannon and I have paid for it to happen. I currently sell the canon without crew for £25. I will... Read more
So after talking to Jason we have decided that we might do a daemon canon clown conversion kit. So the £5,000 goal will now also unlock the cannon.
Stretch Goal two passed
A free art print of the wonderful drawing of the troupe for all backers at full circus level. If you backed at a lower level and want this Kickstarter exclusive... Read more
We are getting close to unlocking the £4000 stretch goal KS Exclusive
Wow - what a day - posted out small samples of the review masters to bloggers and influencers to boost the second half of the KS and get us to... Read more
Cart is Live
Another stretch goal past.
If you want the cart add £35 to your pledge amount. Any additional postage will be done via PayPal after the KS has finished
Today or tomorrow The Cart (we need a better name) will unlock.
The Kickstarter price for The Cart is £35 plus postage
So, postage cost. I got the first sample... Read more
New Kickstarter Exclusive £4000 strech goal
I have added a new £4000 stretch goal - an exclusive Art Print of the Troup
We are funded next stop the cart
A big thank you to you all. We have made it in less than twenty hours.
This evening we will send out the next part of the story of the... Read more