Monday, April 27, 2015


Figure study. Nude with a skull of a long-horned steer.

Sunday, April 26, 2015


A simple little painting inspired by the legend of Pope Marcellus I. Emperor Maximian, who ruled from 286 to 305, converted his church to a barn and he was condemned to spend the remainder of his days in menial labor, taking care of the animals.
Study of a nude with the skull of a long-horned steer.

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Typing Class

Another day of progress on this painting. Women in the early twentieth century taking a typing class.

Friday, April 24, 2015

Typing Class

Typing Class. Painting in progress today.

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Typing Class

Group portrait of a typing class, early twentieth century

Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Obnubilate. Original 8" x 10" acrylic on acid free, thick paper. Inspired by the word "obnubilate", to cloud or obscure.
by Julie Kwiatkowski Schuler

Black bars at the sides and the "My Good Babushka" watermark are for formatting and security purposes. They do not appear on the painting.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Typing Class

Typing Class. Somehow, I think I got my photos out of order and here is the finished painting before the progress pictures. Oh well. Accidents happen.
Original acrylic on acid-free, heavy paper, 8" x 10". An early twentieth century typing class for women. A portrait of a group of women, with their backs to the viewer, concentrating on improving their typing skills.

By Julie Kwiatkowski Schuler

The "My Good Babushka" watermark is included here for security purposes. It is not on the physical painting.


Obnubilate. Work in progress today.

Monday, April 20, 2015


Obnubilate. Work in progress today. Inspired by the word "obnubilate". That is all.

Sunday, April 19, 2015


A word-inspired painting. Obnubilate. Work in progress today.

Marzipan and The Peppermint Pig

Marzipan and The Peppermint Pig.  9" x 12" acrylic on canvas board painting of two red-haired women in matching blue dresses. One has a box of marzipan, an over-sized peppermint pig features prominently. By Julie Kwiatkowski Schuler.

Friday, April 17, 2015

Thursday, April 16, 2015