Well, that put a wrench in things. So I looked at what else was on my painting bench and spotted my single pack of Peter Pig Russian WWI riflemen advancing. I have put these on painting sticks and primed them then shoved them to the corner of my painting table. I did not have a clue how to go about painting them. Some serious googling revealed that there was little in the way of paint specific instructions for these guys (at least not for vallejo paints. I had asked on the Lead Adventure forum and got great answers, I just did not own any paints that matched the advice.
What I did find was a couple of references to things that were close. Taking one of these, I just went to it. Well here are my results. Normally I would dip these but as you can see above, I can't right now. I am only a little bit bitter.
Front. You should be able to click on them to see a larger version.
I am not sure how close I got. I am none too sure about the equipment colors. If anyone has some suggestions, I am all ears.
Well, I have some more time before I decide to go to bed. I think I will base some Early Saxons for Dux Britanniarum.