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Best of "The Joy of Painting" Previous Broadcasts

Blue River (Episode #2927)

KQED Life: Thu, May 26, 2016 -- 2:30 PM

Armed with just a plain black canvas, Bob Ross shows us how to create crimson-y magic in today's riverside landscape.

Storm's A Comin' (Episode #2926)

KQED Life: Thu, May 26, 2016 -- 2:00 PM

Join artist Bob Ross under stormy skies as windy waves rush to crash upon the rocks.

Country Creek (Episode #2925)

KQED Life: Thu, May 19, 2016 -- 2:30 PM

Team up with Bob Ross and travel back to the days of swimming in that secluded country creek.

Ocean Breeze (Episode #2924)

KQED Life: Thu, May 19, 2016 -- 2:00 PM

Bob Ross teaches us how to create a fantastic seascape using a half black, half white canvas.

Not Quite Spring (Episode #2923)

KQED Life: Thu, May 12, 2016 -- 2:30 PM

The trees have shed their snow and ice begins to thaw in this incredibly beautiful Bob Ross landscape.

Pretty Autumn Day (Episode #2922)

KQED Life: Thu, May 12, 2016 -- 2:00 PM

Visit Bob Ross as he paints a beautiful Autumn day down in the valley; enjoy all the fantastic colors!

Waves of Wonder (Episode #2921)

KQED Life: Thu, May 5, 2016 -- 2:30 PM

The versatility of Bob Ross' easy method is dramatically illustrated with waves crashing into a rock-lined shore.

Wayside Pond (Episode #2920)

KQED Life: Thu, May 5, 2016 -- 2:00 PM

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

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