Best of "The Joy of Painting" Previous Broadcasts

Pathway to Autumn (Episode #2850)

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

The excitement and splendor of fall is produced by Bob Ross' effective use of red, orange and brown tones.

Forest Dawn Oval (Episode #2849)

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

Bob Ross allows the greenery of the deep forest to be barely visible in the light of early morning in this oval masterpiece.

Peaceful Reflections (Episode #2848)

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

Bob Ross uncovers the extraordinary loveliness of nature reflected in the mirrored image of a mountain on a crystal lake.

Snowy Solitude (Episode #2847)

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

A snow-covered winter fantasy land seems so real, and Bob Ross shows you how easy it is to create it using his popular painting technique.

Quiet Mountain Lake (Episode #2846)

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

Relax with Bob Ross as the perfect picnic spot emerges from his paint filled brushes -- silent mountains, tranquil lake and velvety grass.

Trail's End (Episode #2845)

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

Bob Ross takes you on a journey through an oval painting where an old fence follows a trail to the edge of the woods.

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