So we finally have the last of the dice made for yall. The last handful of orders will be shipping out no later than Monday the 30th, so keep an... Read more
ABWCS and Remaining Orders Update Part Deux
Ok, so this is taking us far longer to finish up that we had hoped, but the end is near. There are about 10 people left who haven't gotten their... Read more
Ancient Bog Woods Collector's Set Update
I just completed making the dice for the Ancient Bog Woods Collector's Sets. Once the dice finish drying tomorrow David will ship them out. My apologies for the delay's in... Read more
Last Update before we are finished!
Hey guys its been awhile since we put up an update. We had some equipment problems through February and it slowed us down, but we're back up to speed now... Read more
Happy Birthday Chuck!
Some more shipping, Charlie's birthday is tomorrow and he's giving away a bunch of dice candy, so if you aren't our friend on facebook yet you might want to mosey... Read more
Shipping Assorted Dice
Hey folks, with a few exceptions these are all the remaining assorted dice orders. We have the Buckeye Burl and Purple Heart dice done for the orders at other backer... Read more
Hello backers, time for another shipping update.- David M.
Adam Gallardo <--- still owe you a brown dice bag
Brooke A Keele
Mary Rock ... Read more
Nothing special here, just more orders going out - David M.
Sarah M Bruce
Desmond Kidney ... Read more
Hey guys, here's another shipping update. We had a lot of dice done for grab bag orders but we ran out of the actual bags. Haven't heard back from the... Read more
Old Growth Timber Shipping
Hey folks, we're shipping out the Old Growth Timber. These dice were going to be engraved on the six face with the Knock Down Barns logo (the KickStarter that provided... Read more
Post Christmas Quick Update
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to you heathens ;P
Stephen Kinczyk -... Read more
Brief Shipping Update
Hey folks, here's another brief shipping update, of course the post office won't be actually sending these out till Monday.
Jim Beam Backers
Joshua J Edwards
Thom Och ... Read more
Shipocalypse... or Ship Happens
Hey fellow dice fanatics, this is David, just wanted to give you some brief updates on the remaining orders that have not been shipped out yet, but first here are... Read more
Shipping and Status Update
Hey folks, this is David, busy week at AD as you can see
here is the latest shipping update. The mailbox was jammed shut but we managed to get them... Read more
Housekeeping and Sundries
Hey folks, this is David McLeod, your favorite paper pusher. It's time for a brief update, but first let's take care of some housekeeping :)
Many of you have sent... Read more
Kauri Dice boxes are nice and shiny now :)
I still can't photograph them to save my butt though. The French Polish works so well with the Kauri boxes that... Read more
The Much Belated Update
First, I owe yall an apology. One of our Kickstarter backers we met at BBGCon last week pointed out that we had not made an update to our project page... Read more
Done Done and Done
Before I forget, if you messaged me though kickstarter in the past week and I did not respond it's because I'm an idiot and I was just hitting reply in... Read more
The Much Overdue Shipping Update #9
First Up The Shipping List
$49 Backer Level
- Anne W
- Steve B
- Brennan T
- Joe C
- Mike O
- Morgan E
- Brian H
- Matt C
- Sean L
- michelle d. g
- Bill... Read more
On To Jack Daniel's Dice and the Ancient Woods!
So it took a bit longer to get the $49 level finished that I had expected. We ended up getting it knocked out on Tuesday. We did run out of several woods.... Read more
Nearly Done With the $49 Backer Level!!!!!!!!
Sorry for the delay in last weeks update folks. I meant to get it out before I took off for the Labor Day weekend. If you've messaged me you'll be... Read more
Petrified Wood Boxes, Polyhedral Dice and Strange Dreams...
So I was rudely awoken at 4:30 in the morning by a strange dream in which I was fairly sure my big toe just amputated itself. SO I decided to... Read more
Shipping Update #8 and Customs Dice Set Photos
Here's the much belated shipping list. Some folks have already gotten their dice everyone else on the list should be getting theirs shortly. We've got a bunch more orders ready... Read more
Shipping Update #7
Just realized that I forgot to put this up last Friday before I left for the weekend. Without further ado here's the list.
- Andrew P.
- Ben M.
- Brian G.
- Brian... Read more
Some Photos of Finished Dice Sets
It's been awhile! Somebody completely forgot to post an update last week. My apologies. For those of you wondering about shipping for last week, we had a slight snag. We... Read more
Update on the Petrified Wood Dice
Ok so after the last batch of Mc Dermitt slabs were massacred on the wet saw, and the survivors split apart in the vibratory polisher, I bought a shiny new Lortone Flat... Read more
Shipping Update #6
- Albert H.
- Anthony R.
- Billy T.
- Brian F.
- Carter L.
- Cathy R.
- Christopher V.
- Daniel S.
- David L.
- Elizabeth S.
- Fernando L.
- Gregory K.
- James P.
- Joel K.
- Jonas... Read more
Shipping Update #5 and Other Asundries
OK first up is the shipping update. Also if you have emailed me and I have not gotten back to you. You will be getting a reply this afternoon. Stay... Read more
Shipping Update #4a
Here's a partial list of orders that have shipped. Still have about 80-100 more to get packaged up and shipped out depending on how many orders were filled today. Still... Read more
Murphy's Had a Field Day
You know that old saying, "Anything that can go wrong will go wrong"? It's actually called Murphy's Law. And old man Murphy has been mucking about for an entire week... Read more
I was headed to bed when I remembered that I was supposed to post some photos of the Kauri Dice. Well... some big dumb buffoon forgot to take any pictures of them.... Read more
Shipping Update #3
Been trying to get this done all day but I kept getting side tracked with other things that needed doin'. Finally got all those done so here's Shipping Update #3.
... Read more
How We Spent Our Memorial Day Weekend
Busy Little Beavers.
Some photos of the guys working in the shop today. Still having issues with the main breaker tripping when we're all working at the same time. Looks like I'm may... Read more
Shipping Update #2
This one's a short list. Between all the electrical, insulation work and making the specialty dice boxes (Cedar, Wenge, and American Holly) we didn't get many actual completed dice sets... Read more
Workshop Walk Through
Ok new photos are up and I put them on the website this time so everyone can view them! However I did just realize I forgot to post the wood stock photos... Read more
Photo Dump #2
So here's a bunch more photos I shot of some stuff around the shop today. Everything from blanks to burls, to tools and new lighting and the laser cutter doing... Read more
Shipping Update #1
Ok so I still haven't got a chance to upload all the images of the dice and wood blanks, and such. I've been promising yall a list of shipped orders... Read more
Project Woodshop Photo Dump
Ended up fighting with the laser cutter until the wee hours of the morning. I do not like instructions that include the words "solder this wire to this pin". If... Read more
I Made 140 Dice Today.
Check them out at over at www.ArtisanDice.com. Also posted about a dozen or so pics of some of the stuff we use to make dice. I'll post a bunch more... Read more
Glitches with the Survey
It appears Kickstarter doesn't like multiple choice questions. Several backer levels have had issues with the question pertaining to international shipping. If you have chosen one of these levels, simply... Read more
Post Project Surveys are on the way.
Before you fill out the survey please take a moment read though this update to ensure you fill out the survey properly.
Your survey may look a bit different depending your chosen... Read more
Dice Maker's Log - Day 31: The After Math
WOW! $91,542 and 1,131 backers. This has been one hell of a ride. Everyone deserves a big round of congratulations for making this the number 3 all time most successful Board... Read more
Dice Maker's Log - Final Hour: The Push to $90,000
This will be the FINAL set offered in this Kickstater. You guys asked for it in the comments section over and over again. So here it is.The Petrified Woods Collectors Set.... Read more
Dice Maker's Log Day 30: $80,000 and the Final Round of Woods
Ok so here's the last update. I'm writing this in a hurry so there will be no pictures as this is the home stretch and there is not much time left in... Read more
Dice Maker's Log - Day 30: 1000 Backers and Counting!
Oh my damn. I never though we'd see 1000 backers! But here we are. Over 1000 backers and $70,000 pledged! This project has never ceased to amaze me. We're now... Read more
Dice Maker's Log - Day 29: Hand Crafted Dice Bags
Dice Maker's Log - Day Twenty Eight: Old Wood and Alcohol
$60,000! That puts this project well in the top 10 most successfully funded Board and Card Game projects ever! On the off chance we get a run up to $77,000... Read more
Dice Maker's Log - Day 28: Dice Boxes and D20's
So the Artisan Dice crew has been cranking out nifty wooden dice boxes as fast as humanly possible. So I wanted to show everyone what the finished product looks like.... Read more
Dice Maker's Log - Day 23: Old Fashion Barn Raisin'
Dice Maker's Log - Day Twenty: D20 Sets Mocked Up in CAD
Just a quick update to let everyone know I’m making progress on the D20 sets. I’ve gotten the dice mocked up in CAD. Playing with exporting them to the CAM... Read more
Dice Maker's Log - Day Nineteen: Methuselah and a Round of Jim
Dice Maker's Log - Day Sixteen: Jayme's Dice
Dice Maker's Log - Day Twelve: More Wood!
Dice Maker's Log - Day Ten: Polyhedral Dice (d20 Sets)
For those of you inquiring about polyhedral dice, the answer is yes I am planning on producing a full line of dice including d4, d6, df (fudge), dw(warhammer) d8, d10, d12... Read more
Dice Maker's Log - Day Nine: A Plethora of Updates
Congrats folks. We hit the first Overfunding Goal the same day it was announced! So every set of Artisan Dice will come with a hand crafted wooden box. If your... Read more
Dice Maker's Log - Day Eight: $10,000 In a Week?!
WOW!!!! I never dreamed this project would be that successful in a month let alone a week! I've been completely blown away by the runaway success.
Since we've been so... Read more
Dice Maker's Log - Day Five: I'm Leaving On a Jet Plane
I'm flying out to Portland Oregon for a couple of days to attend Ford's product launch. (I know I know, driving awesome hot rods though mountain roads! I can't wait to get there!) So... Read more
Dice Maker's Log - Day Four: Oak Soaked in Thousands of Years Worth of Swamp
Ewwwww. Gross. Or is it? Alot of you on Kickstarter express interest in having your dice crafted from Ancient Bog Oak. Which for those of you that don't know looks... Read more
Dice Maker's Log - Day Three: Thinking Within the Box
So our Kickstarter is off and running with reckless abandon! We’re sitting at 1200% funding in just 3 days!!! So I’m please to announce our first as over funding goal.... Read more
Dice Maker's Log - Day Two: Another Round of Booze
Great news! So I begged pleaded and cajoled someone in to selling me his stock of Jack Daniel's Oak since mine completely sold out in the first day. So here... Read more
Dice Maker's Log - Day One: 400% Success
As I sit here sipping on a glass of the world finest Tennessee Whiskey, I can't help but be totally blown away by everyone's support. I had hoped we'd hit... Read more