Book of Seasons Series for Preschoolers offers the best memories of childhood fun

I you are looking for a series of picture books that share the delightful fun and magic of each season with your preschooler...Author, Debbie Estrem has a little collection for you.

Winter Wonderland

Written by Debbie Estrem
For ages 2 -5
Coming soon from Halo Publishing.

A Time for Fall Fun - Coming Soon from Halo Publishing

It's Summertime! 


Birthday Muffin book is Coming to ipad

Illustration work is completed for "Birthday Muffin" written by
author, Marcia Trimble.
A deliciously yummy cupcake adventure for the sweet toothed!
(ipad app coming soon)    


"It's Summertime" a book for preschoolers that celebrates the simple childhood fun of the 70's

Just finished the first "season" in a  four book series entitled "It's Summertime" with author Debbie Estrem. Go back to a simple, less complicated time for children....spider bikes, wonder soap bubbles, push pops and days down at the community pool eating Creamsicles and loads of outside play....before cell phones and home computers....when doing anything took longer and we really didn't mind so much. For ages preschool - adult. Coming soon from Halo Publishing.


Begin a Summertime reading series that delightfully jumps into Autumn, Winter and Spring,

I am working on a de-lightfully amusing new four book series with Debbie Estrem that unfolds wonderful memories of childhood uniquely celebrated in each season. We both were children of the 60's-70's and wanted to share some it's activites and adventures with little ones! 
For ages: infant -preschool

Coming Soon from Halo Publishing.


Rupert the Very Naughty Elephant....Book for Preschoolers

No! Rupert refused to do his chores....

Visits to the Principal's office he did not like at all....
One day a new girl came to school.....and things changed......boy did they change!


A Naughty Elephant Learns the Value of Good Behavior

Rupert is acting very naughty at home and at school...but one day someone new comes to class who is even NAUGHTIER... has Rupert met his match? 

Written by Laura Brigger


Need a Picture Book Cover Design and Illustration?.....Picture Kitchen Studio Can Help

In need of a cover illustration or some design help with a picture book, early reader or tween chapter book? Picture Kitchen Studio can help!

    Contact Kim at:  picturekitchenstudio@yahoo.com  for more information. 


Children's Book Series is going to Kindle

The Adventure of Beatrice was released fall of 2001 by Concordia Publishing....author Pam Halter and I have decided to take lovable, curious, fiery and creative little Beatrice to Kindle for a whole new generation of wee ones to enjoy. Here are the beginnings of what will be revisions for the e-book series...

The Adventures of Beatrice, Written by Pam Halter
Illustrated by Kim Sponaugle Published in 2001 by
Concordia Publishing House.


A Map of the KIngdom......

Nickerbacher the dragon decides to leave his position as a sentry for Princess Gwendelyn, and go for his big dream in Metropolis.....
Written by Terry J. Barto for children ages 5-8. Coming Winter 2015.


Cover sketch for Ping and Po-Li

Ping and Po-Li written by Audrey Moore, is now on the
drawing board ....what a delightful Shiwu (food)
adventure we will be taking! Here is the first round of cover art. 
Interiors have been sketched and now it's time to go through 
and make adjustments.
The research for Asian terrain, rain forests,
bridges, unique creatures like coconut tree crabs, vultures and otters
has been a whole bunch of fun. See more sketches at
PKS Display Case