That said this does purport to be a blog about painting model soldiers and as I've just finnished painting some then here they are.
These guys are a 15mm Dutch Belgians from the 1815 Waterloo campaign. There are incidentally no actual Dutch Belgian figures in this lot (why buy stuff when I have spare figures which will do very well), there are French hussars, Austrian Grenzers Russian artillery and lots of British infantry all painted as Dutch Belgians.
The infantry brigade:
Light cavalry Brigade: