Crafty the Crab is a children's book that I am currently working on. 

The book is a fable for ages 3-8 based on a short film I made as a 7th grader way back in 1993. The short film used homemade puppets although the book I'm working on now will have watercolor paintings.

Crafty the Crab, Page 14 © Andrew Winegarner 2013

Crafty the Crab, Page 14

© Andrew Winegarner 2013

Crafty the Crab, Page 20  © Andrew Winegarner 2013

Crafty the Crab, Page 20 

© Andrew Winegarner 2013

 Crafty the Crab, Page 4  © Andrew Winegarner 2013

 Crafty the Crab, Page 4 

© Andrew Winegarner 2013

 Crafty the Crab, Page 5  © Andrew Winegarner 2013

 Crafty the Crab, Page 5 

© Andrew Winegarner 2013

A preliminary painting of Crafty freaking out (for unknown reasons)  © Andrew Winegarner 2013

A preliminary painting of Crafty freaking out (for unknown reasons) 

© Andrew Winegarner 2013

The first new painting I've done of Crafty in approx. 15 years! A preliminary painting before I start on actual content from the book.  © Andrew Winegarner 2013

The first new painting I've done of Crafty in approx. 15 years!

A preliminary painting before I start on actual content from the book. 

© Andrew Winegarner 2013