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Gary Spetz's Watercolor Quest Previous Broadcasts

Vancouver to Ketchikan (Episode #105)

KQED Life: Tue, Feb 26, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Gary sails aboard a cruise ship to explore, photograph and paint Alaska's "Inside Passage"-from bustling Vancouver B.C. to colorful Ketchikan. In this episode, he explains, along the way, what he looks for, in composing a scene and how he approaches various paintings.

Eastern Caribbean (Episode #104)

KQED Life: Tue, Feb 19, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Gary sails aboard a cruise ship to explore, photograph and paint the colorful eastern Caribbean Islands of Grand Turk, Virgin Gorda, St. John, and Half Moon Cay-explaining, along the way, what he looks for, in composing a scene and how he approaches various paintings.

Hawaii's Big Island (Episode #103)

KQED Life: Tue, Feb 12, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Gary explores, photographs and paints Hawaii's diverse "Big Island"-explaining, along the way, what he looks for, in composing a scene and how he approaches various paintings.

Sea of Cortez (Episode #113)

KQED Life: Tue, Feb 5, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

Gary sails aboard a cruise ship to explore, photograph and paint Baja Mexico-from the mountain-surrounded scenic town of Loreto to the flashy resort beaches of Cabo San Lucas. In this episode, he explains, along the way, what he looks for, in composing a scene and how he approaches various paintings.

Glacier National Park - East (Episode #102)

KQED Life: Tue, Feb 5, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Gary explores, photographs and paints the east side of Montana's majestic Glacier National Park-explaining, along the way, what he looks for, in composing a scene and how he approaches various paintings.

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