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Best of "The Joy of Painting" Previous Broadcasts

Wayside Pond (Episode #3246)

KQED Life: Thu, Sep 21, 2017 -- 2:30 PM

In a densely covered spot hidden from the road lies a quiet pond; Bob Ross invites you along.

Early Autumn (Episode #3245)

KQED Life: Thu, Sep 21, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Follow along with the brushes of Bob Ross -- experience the first signs of autumn in a beautiful mountain oval.

Graceful Waterfall (Episode #3244)

KQED Life: Thu, Sep 14, 2017 -- 2:30 PM

Travel deep into the forest with Bob Ross and discover the beauty and serenity of an elegant waterfall.

Ocean Sunset (Episode #3243)

KQED Life: Thu, Sep 14, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

A setting sun over a deserted beach is Bob Ross' subject for today's show, a real seascape favorite.

Back Country Path (Episode #3242)

KQED Life: Thu, Sep 7, 2017 -- 2:30 PM

Bob Ross takes a detour from the trail and discovers a rarely used path through country woods.

Desert Hues (Episode #3241)

KQED Life: Thu, Sep 7, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Take a drive deep into the desert with Bob Ross and enjoy a springtime cactus surprise.

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TV Technical Issues

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    • Scheduled Maintenance 8/21-8/25

      Next week, Sutro Tower will be switching most stations to their auxiliary antennas. KQED TV will be at half power on the lower auxiliary antenna, this will affect some of our Over The Air viewers. Maintenance is scheduled on August 21-25 from 9am through 4pm daily. Thank you for your patience!

    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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