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Best of "The Joy of Painting" Previous Broadcasts

Mighty Mountain Lake (Episode #3009)

KQED Life: Thu, Sep 22, 2016 -- 2:30 PM

Glorious mountain and stately fir tree accents, see Bob Ross achieve amazing results with his famous painting method.

Cabin at Trail's End (Episode #3008)

KQED Life: Thu, Sep 22, 2016 -- 2:00 PM

Quaint cottage snuggled in the trees, this Bob Ross painting makes for a real composition-in-an-oval favorite.

Stormy Seas (Episode #3007)

KQED Life: Thu, Sep 15, 2016 -- 2:30 PM

Such magnificent power in the sea and sky! Watch Bob Ross as he tames this beautiful seascape painting.

After The Rain (Episode #3006)

KQED Life: Thu, Sep 15, 2016 -- 2:00 PM

Take a walk through the thick dense forest with Bob Ross; enjoy the crisp rain-fresh air, but don't get your feet wet.

Snowy Morn (Episode #3005)

KQED Life: Thu, Sep 8, 2016 -- 2:30 PM

Join Bob Ross in an old log cabin nestled deep in the winter woods. A simple painting you can do!

Old Country Mill (Episode #3004)

KQED Life: Thu, Sep 8, 2016 -- 2:00 PM

Bob Ross paints an old time mill -- complete with waterwheel -- using rich abundant colors, soft and warm.

Grandpa's Barn (Episode #3003)

KQED Life: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 -- 2:30 PM

A large, nicely detailed farmhouse is what Bob Ross 'builds' for us today ... all with brush and paint.

Deep Woods (Episode #3002)

KQED Life: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 -- 2:00 PM

Bob Ross creates a woodsy scene with lots of fog and little trickling waterfalls; it's so easy to paint, try it yourself!

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