Pablo the Artist

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Farrar Straus Giroux, 2006 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Pablo the elephant has a problem. His art club is holding an
exhibition, and all he has is an empty canvas. Plagued by artist’s
block, Pablo sets out for the country, in hopes of finding fresh
ideas. But when he finishes his landscape, Pablo still isn’t
satisfied. It may just take the ingenuity of some friendly
woodland strangers to help Pablo realize his full artistic

Bursting with the author’s inimitable illustrations, this is an
uplifting story about teamwork and artistic vision.

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User Review  - sdpugh - LibraryThing

Pablo the elephant has artist block and needs to paint a picture for the upcoming exhibition. After moving to a different location, he has a dream and is able to solve his problem. A good book to teach problem solving. Read full review

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User Review  - Judy - Goodreads

Love Satoshi Kitamura's work. Fabulous colour and pen work, humour and charm. Also, it kind of spoke to me right now... 'artist's block'! Read full review

About the author (2006)

SATOSHI KITAMURA has written and/or illustrated dozens of
books for children, including Once Upon an Ordinary School
Day by Colin McNaughton, which School Library Journal
deemed “an excellent selection.” He lives in London, England.

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