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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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