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Best of "The Joy of Painting" Previous Broadcasts

Grandpa's Barn (Episode #2603)

KQED Life: Thu, Dec 27, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

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

Bubbling Mountain Brook (Episode #2809)

KQED Life: Thu, Dec 27, 2012 -- 2:00 PM

Bob Ross develops a grand Western theme complete with mountain range and clear rippling brook.

Cabin at Trail's End (Episode #2608)

KQED Life: Thu, Dec 20, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

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

Cypress Swamp (Episode #2808)

KQED Life: Thu, Dec 20, 2012 -- 2:00 PM

Hidden far from sight are the lovely cypress trees and birds of the South. Travel with Bob Ross and catch a glimpse of rare beauty!

Stormy Seas (Episode #2607)

KQED Life: Thu, Dec 13, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

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

Secluded Mountain (Episode #2807)

KQED Life: Thu, Dec 13, 2012 -- 2:00 PM

Spend a relaxing half-hour with artist Bob Ross as he treats us to a beautiful East Coast mountain scene.

After The Rain (Episode #2606)

KQED Life: Thu, Dec 6, 2012 -- 2:30 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.

The Old Oak Tree (Episode #2806)

KQED Life: Thu, Dec 6, 2012 -- 2:00 PM

On the edge of the forest stands the stately oak, huge branches providing shelter for all creatures. Watch the beauty unfold with Bob Ross.

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