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The Space Nicks have been spotted in Arkansas CAROLING ON THE CREEK This Friday, December 15, Saint Nick and the Space Nicks will be at a wonderful event. Springdale Public Schools Vocal Music Department presents CAROLING IN THE CREEK. A musical celebration in downtown Springdale, Arkansas. The Space Nicks books will be on display at approximately 15 different booths throughout the event. The main places to purchase Space Nicks will … Read More →

This is Soldier ON Service Dogs


Serving Those Who Have Already Served Soldier ON Service Dogs is an NWA based 501(c)3 organization providing qualified, trained service dogs to local veterans living with PTSD and/or Traumatic Brain Injury at no charge to the veteran. History Soldier ON Service Dogs (SOSD) was founded by Angie Pratt in September 2014 after a close relative, a Marine bomb technician, was injured in Afghanistan and began experiencing the effects of Post-Traumatic … Read More →

Trumbull Booth Hill School Book Sale for Space Nicks

Booth Hill School Space Nicks Book Sale 12/16/16

The Space Nicks are coming to Trumbull, CT! I’ll be at my daughter’s school next Friday, December 16, 2016, from 12p to 2p selling copies of my holiday classic, ‘Saint Nick and the Space Nicks’. All copies will be $15 and I’ll be available to autograph them. I hope to see you there.            

Space Nicks: From concept to ‘Out of this World’!

Elf at the North Pole

When I first got together with writer, Richard C. Mears to develop Saint Nick and the Space Nicks into a children’s book my concept art was much different for the main character of ‘Venick’ than what the final version ended up being. The secondary characters remained the same for the most part. The only major difference was I ’rounded’ the aliens off. I removed claws or beady/cold looking eyes and … Read More →

Smartappsforkids.com’s ‘Autism Acceptance Month’


Stubborn Pixel is participating in Smartappsforkids ‘Autism Acceptance Month’. For the entire month our Christmas storybook app, ‘Saint Nick and the Space Nicks’ will be 67% off. Written by Richard Chase Mears, Space Nicks is a clever twist on the traditional Christmas tale. Santa discovers that Christmas is not bound to earth alone. He meets Venick, a Space Nick from Venus that has lost his way and in danger of not … Read More →

Promoting Space Nicks for Autism Awareness Month

Space Nicks HD Chip

  Smartappsforkids.com is promoting Autism Awareness Month and have asked developers to take part by setting their app/s to free or reducing the price for a few days during the month of April. We will make our Saint Nick and the Space Nicks HD storybook app (iPad and Kindle Fire HD) available for the entire month of April for only .99¢ That is a 66% discount! Our app normally sells for $2.99. … Read More →

Introducing Stubborn Pixel Studios Etsy Shop

Stubborn Pixel is proud to announce the opening of our Etsy Shop. Stubborn Pixel Studios has original artwork created by myself (Bill Westerfield). Stubborn Pixel Studios Etsy Store is filled with Giclee prints of my original illustrations and watercolors. Including my popular LickedinPop Series. Plus an original Christmas children’s book that I produced and self-published and a selection of greeting cards. I am a graduate from DuCret School of the Arts … Read More →

Booth Hill PTA Space Nicks Book Sale

The Space Nicks Came and Everyone enjoyed themselves  Many thanks to Lara Walden, Heidi Westerfield  and the Booth Hill PTA for setting up a successful sale of Saint Nick and the Space Nicks at the entranceway of the Booth Hill School in Trumbull on the last day before Christmas break on December 20th. We did much better than I expected, especially after all the bad luck we had with the … Read More →

Holiday Carousel of Crafts Showcase – Epilogue


Winter Storm Part II Having two Craft Shows spoiled by one Winter Storm was something I hadn’t anticipated, but…. The Holiday Carousel of Crafts Showcase on December 15th at the Trumbull Marriott suffered greatly from the ill effects of the previous days winter blast. Once again, we had many no show vendors. Yes, the weather was a big factor, but mainly it was because they hadn’t paid the promoter in advance. … Read More →

Shelton Holiday Craft Festival – Epilogue


Let it snow. Let it snow. Let it SNOW! Never. I mean never Double Dare the Craft Show gods. You’re just looking for trouble, man. Snow. So much snow. The Shelton Holiday Craft Festivial on December 14th was a bust. If I wasn’t only 2 miles from the where the craft show was held, I probably wouldn’t have gone myself. As it was, only 3 other vendors showed up which made … Read More →