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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!

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    • Mon 11/03/14: Work on KQED Plus tower (DT54)

      Another station needs to do maintenance on its equipment on the tower on Monument Peak, requiring that we switch our DT54 Over the Air signal from the main antenna to the auxiliary when the work starts, then back to the main antenna at the conclusion. These switches should cause momentary outages only, and most receivers […]

    • Wed 10/15 morning: KQED Plus (KQEH) Over the Air signal down

      UPDATE: This problem has been resolved, and the OTA signal for the DT54 channels restored. (DT54.1 through 54.5) KQED Plus’ Over the Air transmission is currently off air via our KQEH transmitter on Monument Peak northeast of San Jose. Technicians are working on the problem. No current estimate regarding how long this will exist. We […]

    • KQET (DT25) Over the Air: Wed 8/27

      We are aware of the break-up issues for our DT25 Over the Air signal in the Monterey/Salinas area. This will also affect viewers of any cable or satellite signal provider using that transmitter as their source. Engineers are working on the problem.

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