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Best of "The Joy of Painting" Previous Broadcasts

Mountain Rhapsody (Episode #2622)

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

Splendid pastel colors and cozy wintry foliage make this Bob Ross mountain painting a real pleasure to behold.

Lake in the Valley (Episode #2822)

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

Travel into mountain country with Bob Ross and discover a quiet little lake hidden in the wilderness.

Winter Bliss (Episode #2621)

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

Bob Ross presents a lovely soft mountain scene with lacy bushes and birch trees, inside a uniquely framed oval setting.

Oriental Falls (Episode #2821)

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

Bob Ross achieves some different effects on canvas, creating a light and easy beauty that looks almost like watercolor.

Purple Haze (Episode #2706)

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

Shades of lavender, purple and blue, watch Bob Ross paint another vibrant landscape beauty on black canvas.

Autumn Palette (Episode #2820)

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

Venture down a pathway with artist Bob Ross, you'll savor gorgeous fall-time woods and the glory of color!

Seascape Fantasy (Episode #2619)

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

Such magnificence in sky and sea ... watch the creative brushes of Bob Ross as he paints a spectacular ocean scene.

Mountain Ridge Lake (Episode #2819)

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

Beautiful grassy mountains, serene valley lake -- settle back and enjoy this Bob Ross classic

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    • Comcast channel moves, Monterey/Salinas & Sacramento/Fairfield

      As of Tuesday 8/25, Comcast/Xfinity has moved four of KQED’s channels to new numbers in two of its service areas. The new info is: Monterey-Salinas: 371 – KQED World 372 – KQED Kids 373 – KQED Life 374 – KQED V-Me Sacramento, Fairfield, Rio Vista, Travis AFB and Vacaville: 390 – KQED World 391 – […]

    • Sutro Tower Annual Maintenance, week of 8/24 daytime

      (may affect Over the Air signal for KQED DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) The Sutro Tower team will be doing their annual tower check and maintenance work this week, meaning that all stations may be switching back and forth from their main antenna to their auxiliary antenna between 9am and 4pm. Work should conclude no later than […]

    • Comcast/Xfinity Ch10 audio, Monday 7/20 evening

      UPDATE: Comcast was able to resolve their technical glitch apx 10:45pm * * * * * We are aware that at least during the early part of the evening of Monday 7/20, the audio is out of sync on Comcast/Xfinity channel 10, their basic cable service. This problem still exists as of 8:10pm. We have […]

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