My goal for painting figures is not for each figure to be a masterpiece of art (thought sometimes I do!) but to have a decently painted figure that looks good from gaming distance and gets them on the battlefield in a decent amount of time. After all, Her Majesty's Indian Army needs reinforcements. So here is a painting guide for a Sikh Infantry figure. All paints are Vallejo unless otherwise stated.
99.99% of the time I prime my figures black.
. . . and here is when I noticed I had not painted the back of the neck!