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Best of "The Joy of Painting" Previous Broadcasts

Golden Rays of Sunlight (Episode #2635)

KQED Life: Thu, Jun 27, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

Walk a shadowy forest with Bob Ross and delight in warm sunbeams piercing the darkness.

Bridge to Autumn (Episode #2835)

KQED Life: Thu, Jun 27, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Take a drive into the country with Bob Ross and pass through an old covered bridge into a landscape bursting with autumn foliage.

Mountain Waterfall (Episode #2634)

KQED Life: Thu, Jun 20, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

High mountains overlooking lovely falling water -- a fabulous Bob Ross masterpiece!

Waterfall in the Woods (Episode #2834)

KQED Life: Thu, Jun 20, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Bob Ross invites you to drink in the beauty of a spectacular waterfall deep in the woods!

Autumn Days (Episode #2633)

KQED Life: Thu, Jun 13, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

A dark and mysterious spot by the stream, see Bob Ross at his creative best!

Quiet Mountain River (Episode #2833)

KQED Life: Thu, Jun 13, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Deftly and quickly, Bob Ross paints this beautiful setting overlooking a peaceful mountain valley.

Crimson Oval (Episode #2632)

KQED Life: Thu, Jun 6, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

Shades of crimson, lavender and gold surround a bubbling brook; a gorgeous oval painting by Bob Ross.

Nestled Cabin (Episode #2832)

KQED Life: Thu, Jun 6, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Out of nowhere appears an unexpected find -- a cabin in the deep forest that Bob Ross places into an already perfect setting.

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      (this includes all DT9, DT54 and DT25 channels, along with all paid services) We will be doing upgrade and maintenance work in our Master Control area during the overnight hours of late Thurs/early Fri 12/19. Work will begin shortly after midnight early Friday, which may last until 6am, though we hope to finish earlier. This […]

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      (DT54.1 thru 54.5) Assuming that the weather and road conditions permit, we plan to do a bit of maintenance on our KQEH transmitter the morning of Friday 12/05… hopefully 10am-11am-ish, but could be a bit later. Most of the work should not affect the outgoing signal, but there will need to be a cable swap […]

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