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Gary Spetz's Painting Wild Places! with Watercolors Previous Broadcasts

Learn to Paint Trail Ridge Overlook, Part 2 (Episode #106)

KQED Life: Tue, Jul 22, 2014 -- 2:30 PM

In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary concludes the "mountains and wildflowers" watercolor painting from the previous episode.

Learn to Paint Trail Ridge Overlook, Part 1 (Episode #105)

KQED Life: Tue, Jul 22, 2014 -- 2:00 PM

A beautiful snow capped mountain panorama, framed by pine trees and wildflowers, from Colorado's Rocky Mountain National Park. In a step- by-step demonstration, Gary takes the viewer half way through the painting process: from a drawing on watercolor paper through the creation of the painting's base foundation of colors and values.

Learn to Paint Bali Hai, Part 2 (Episode #104)

KQED Life: Tue, Jul 15, 2014 -- 2:30 PM

In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary concludes the "tropical beach" watercolor painting from the previous episode.

Learn to Paint Bali Hai, Part 1 (Episode #103)

KQED Life: Tue, Jul 15, 2014 -- 2:00 PM

A high surf and sandy beach with the distinct tropical backdrop of Kauai's Bali Hai ridge. In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary takes the viewer half way through the painting process: from a drawing on watercolor paper through the creation of the painting's base foundation of colors and values.

Learn to Paint Lake McDonald, Part 2 (Episode #102)

KQED Life: Tue, Jul 8, 2014 -- 2:30 PM

In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary concludes the "reflective mountain lake" watercolor painting from the previous episode.

Learn to Paint Lake McDonald, Part 1 (Episode #101)

KQED Life: Tue, Jul 8, 2014 -- 2:00 PM

A reflective mountain lake from the "Crown of The Continent", Montana's Glacier National Park. In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary takes the viewer half way through the watercolor painting process: from a drawing on watercolor paper through the creation of the painting's base foundation of colors and values.

Learn to Paint Split Rock Lighthouse, Part 2 (Episode #113)

KQED Life: Tue, Jul 1, 2014 -- 2:30 PM

In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary concludes the "lighthouse on a cliff" watercolor painting from the previous episode.

Na Pali Coast-Kauai (Episode #513)

KQED Life: Tue, Jul 1, 2014 -- 2:00 PM

Host-Artist, Gary Spetz, hikes to and paints a scene from Kauai's Na Pali Coast-explaining both how he paints and what he looks for, in nature, for a painting composition.

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