Best of "The Joy of Painting" Previous Broadcasts

Double Oval Fantasy (Episode #2726)

KQED Life: Thu, Jul 24, 2014 -- 2:30 PM

Bob Ross shows you how to paint two beautiful landscape ovals, harmonized into one masterpiece on canvas.

High Tide (Episode #2725)

KQED Life: Thu, Jul 24, 2014 -- 2:00 PM

Bob Ross' gentle brush strokes create bending palm trees on the edge of a sea coast, just before the water reaches high point.

Southwest Serenity (Episode #2724)

KQED Life: Thu, Jul 17, 2014 -- 2:30 PM

Experience the astonishing beauty of a spectacular Southwest desert, developed from the amazing brushes of Bob Ross.

Covered Bridge Oval (Episode #2723)

KQED Life: Thu, Jul 17, 2014 -- 2:00 PM

Cross a frozen stream under the shelter of a covered bridge and enjoy the tranquilty of a beautiful winter's day -- a Bob Ross classic!

River's Peace (Episode #2722)

KQED Life: Thu, Jul 10, 2014 -- 2:30 PM

Grab your brushes and join Bob Ross as he paints a gorgeous river gently flowing under protective branches of lovely trees.

Lake View (Episode #2721)

KQED Life: Thu, Jul 10, 2014 -- 2:00 PM

Join guest artist Steve Ross, Bob's talented son, and see beautiful rolling hills, trees and water reflections on canvas.

Divine Elegance (Episode #2720)

KQED Life: Thu, Jul 3, 2014 -- 2:30 PM

Bob Ross creates a spectacular mountain scene in a faux matte you won't forget; a masterpiece with an intriguing new idea.

Wilderness Cabin (Episode #2719)

KQED Life: Thu, Jul 3, 2014 -- 2:00 PM

Paint along with Bob Ross and discover the beauty of a secluded log cabin with only a quiet pond and wilderness trees for companionship.

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