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Best of "The Joy of Painting" Previous Broadcasts

Winter Paradise (Episode #2626)

KQED Life: Thu, Apr 25, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

Bob Ross creates a spectacular warm winter mountain in an oval, with crisp snowy bushes and trees spilling from it's borders.

Rustic Winter Woods (Episode #2826)

KQED Life: Thu, Apr 25, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Hike into a snow-covered forest with Bob Ross and enjoy the calming posture of leafless trees in slumber.

Days Gone By (Episode #2625)

KQED Life: Thu, Apr 18, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

Take a hike with painter Bob Ross (if only on canvas!) along a winding dirt road that leads to a wonderfully weathered old barnhouse.

Evening at the Falls (Episode #2825)

KQED Life: Thu, Apr 18, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Sneak away into the cold dusk shadows with Bob Ross and enjoy the beauty of a wonderfully robust waterfall.

Haven in the Valley (Episode #2624)

KQED Life: Thu, Apr 11, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

Experience majestic mountains overlooking a little cabin in the valley - so much beauty in today's Bob Ross oval painting.

Surprising Falls (Episode #2824)

KQED Life: Thu, Apr 11, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Guest artist Steve Ross enhances the beauty of a lovely mountain with splashing waterfall and autumn foliage.

Wintertime Discovery (Episode #2623)

KQED Life: Thu, Apr 4, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

A little cabin snuggled deep in the snow with radiant sky as the backdrop - join Bob Ross and his busy paint brushes today.

Just Before The Storm (Episode #2823)

KQED Life: Thu, Apr 4, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Catch that special moment in time when the tropical seas and trees face darkening skies -a Bob Ross oval surprise.

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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 – […]

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      (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 […]

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      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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