Donate

Best of "The Joy of Painting" Previous Broadcasts

Valley of Tranquility (Episode #2618)

KQED Life: Thu, Feb 28, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

Green valley, towering mountains, water and breezes gently flow -- paint along with Bob Ross and experience the joy!

Two Seasons (Episode #2818)

KQED Life: Thu, Feb 28, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Take a little walk with Bob Ross, he'll show you how to create the same landscape setting from summer into winter.

Hidden Winter Moon Oval (Episode #2617)

KQED Life: Thu, Feb 21, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

Frosty blue color tones and lacy white foliage produce a cold winter night scene in today's Bob Ross painting-in-an-oval.

Fisherman's Paradise (Episode #2817)

KQED Life: Thu, Feb 21, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

In the golden glow of sunrise, join Bob Ross for a uniquely framed look at early morn on the water.

Waterfall Wonder (Episode #2616)

KQED Life: Thu, Feb 14, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

One of nature's perfect creations - the waterfall - in all its magnificent splendor! created today by TV's favorite artist Bob Ross.

Twin Falls (Episode #2816)

KQED Life: Thu, Feb 14, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Enjoy a peaceful half-hour as Bob Ross paints a scene with not one, but two! happy little waterfalls.

New Day's Dawn (Episode #2615)

KQED Life: Thu, Feb 7, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

Experience the quiet golden beauty of rustic field house, soft trees and winding pathway with painter Bob Ross.

Countryside Oval (Episode #2815)

KQED Life: Thu, Feb 7, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

This Bob Ross fishing spot is so delightful and tranquil that you'll want to linger awhile!

Become a KQED sponsor

TV Technical Issues

TV
    TV Technical Issues
    • KQED DT9 planned, very short outages, Tues 4/15 (& possibly Wed 4/16)

      (DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) KQED DT9′s Over the Air (OTA) signal from Sutro Tower will experience a few extremely brief outages on Tuesday 4/15 between 10am and 5pm (and possibly on Wed 4/16 if the work cannot be completed in 1 day). Each outage should be measurable in seconds (not minutes). This work will not affect […]

    • KQET DT25 Planned Outage: early Tues 4/15 (btwn 5am-6am)

      (DT 25.1, 25.2, 25.3) At some point between 5am and 6am early Tuesday 4/15, KQET’s signal from the transmitter on Fremont Peak northeast of Monterey will shut down for a short period of time to allow AT&T to do work on our fiber interface. The outage should be relatively short, but its precise start time […]

    • Occasional sound issues, Comcast Cable, Black remote control

      Originally posted 6/19/2013: Some Comcast Basic Cable customers around the Bay Area have reported audio issues with KQED and KQED Plus, on channels 9 and 10. The problem is not related to KQED’s transmission but may be caused by the language setting on your Comcast remote control. If your Comcast remote control is black, please […]

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9

KQED 9
Comcast 9 and 709
Digital 9.1, 54.2 or 25.1

All widescreen and HD programs

KQED Plus

Channel 54
Comcast 10 and 710
Digital 9.2, 54.1 or 25.2

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life
Comcast 189
Digital 54.3

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World
Comcast 190
Digital 9.3

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me
Comcast 191 & 621
Digital 54.5 or 25.3

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids
Comcast 192
Digital 54.4

Quality children's programming parents love too