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

Ketchikan (Episode #503)

KQED Life: Tue, Aug 28, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

Host-Artist, Gary Spetz, sails to and paints a scene from the outskirts of Ketchikan, Alaska-explaining both how he paints and what he looks for, in nature, for a painting composition.

Learn to Paint White Water, Part 1 (Episode #205)

KQED Life: Tue, Aug 28, 2012 -- 2:00 PM

A dramatic rapids/waterfall scene from Montana's Glacier 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.

St. Therese Point (Episode #502)

KQED Life: Tue, Aug 21, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

Host-Artist, Gary Spetz, sails to and paints a scene from a rocky shoreline, north of Juneau, Alaska-explaining both how he paints and what he looks for, in nature, for a painting composition.

Learn to Paint Autumn Trees, Part 2 (Episode #204)

KQED Life: Tue, Aug 21, 2012 -- 2:00 PM

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

Glacier Bay (Episode #501)

KQED Life: Tue, Aug 14, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

Host-Artist, Gary Spetz, sails to and paints a scene from Alaska's Glacier Bay-explaining both how he paints and what he looks for, in nature, for a painting composition.

Learn to Paint Autumn Trees, Part 1 (Episode #203)

KQED Life: Tue, Aug 14, 2012 -- 2:00 PM

The brilliant colors of autumn trees from Maine's Acadia 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 Tranquil Waters, Part 2 (Episode #211)

KQED Life: Tue, Aug 7, 2012 -- 2:00 PM

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

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