I have put another painting on THE STORY EMPORIUM wall, this one is of The Dusty Butterfly who plays quite a large role in "A Trashy Novel" - my latest book that is in the editing stage... hooray! While writing this novel I thought I would never see the end of it but finally after… Continue reading Dusty Butterfly Painting Completed
The Pied Piper came to The Story Emporium today to recite a poem. He wore so many different hats! Thank you so much for the visit Mr. Pied Piper of Hamlin!
it's 6:45am and I wanted to drop you a note to let you know that I am heading to the Scituate Arts Festival in about an hour. This year I am selling prints of my newest artwork along with The Charlie's Head Series picture books. "A Trashy Novel" will be out in fall 2012 but… Continue reading Scituate Arts Festival
What a great day today. I met so many wonderful people at my new art studio "The Story Emporium" and I look forward to meeting so many more tomorrow. Please stop in and say hello if you have a chance - I will be there from 11-5. The address is The Hope Artiste Village, 1005… Continue reading Open Art Studio This Weekend & Booksigning
Welcome to THE STORY EMPORIUM We are so glad you stopped by. So many great things will be happening here in the month of November including our GRAND OPENING on Saturday, November 5th. From 10-2 you can come visit our store, eat cake, and enjoy plentiful balloons! Erin T. Whalen, founder of The Story Emporium,… Continue reading GRAND OPENING OF THE STORY EMPORIUM
Here is a painting in the works. She is one of the bad guys in my novel. I am plugging along nicely now and the book is coming together... Or should I say it's all there, just cleaning it up. I met with an old friend and a few others in the artist community and… Continue reading Wytch painting
I have been doing so much character work as well as cleaning up my chapters and let me tell you this novel is shaping up better than I thought possible. I am so excited to be able to share the progress with you. I have taken this entire weekend to be by myself with my… Continue reading Meet the Underground Witch