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Best of "The Joy of Painting" Previous Broadcasts

Seaside Harmony (Episode #2644)

KQED Life: Thu, Aug 29, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

Take a leisurely stroll along the beach with Bob Ross and experience the bursting of glorious clouds.

Under Pastel Skies (Episode #2844)

KQED Life: Thu, Aug 29, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Look out over a valley lake with Bob Ross to the view of majestic mountains under calm colored skies.

Lone Mountain (Episode #2643)

KQED Life: Thu, Aug 22, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

Enter the forest and enjoy a spectacular view. This Bob Ross painting provides a fabulous lesson in rocky mountains!

Meadow Brook Surprise (Episode #2843)

KQED Life: Thu, Aug 22, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

A timid little brook winds its way through a golden meadow created by Bob Ross' precise but easy-to-learn technique.

A Warm Winter (Episode #2642)

KQED Life: Thu, Aug 15, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

Travel with Bob Ross and discover the beauty of a lonely cabin, fresh fallen snow and warm, wonderful skies.

Wilderness Falls (Episode #2842)

KQED Life: Thu, Aug 15, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Relish the mountain wilderness and the tranquility of falling valley waters with Bob Ross.

Angler's Haven (Episode #2641)

KQED Life: Thu, Aug 8, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

Visit a lovely mountain setting with Bob Ross and step into a secluded fishing spot just perfect for casting a line.

Wintertime Blues (Episode #2841)

KQED Life: Thu, Aug 8, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Bundle up in the midst of winter and experience the coldest of blues with television's favorite painter Bob Ross!

Babbling Brook (Episode #2640)

KQED Life: Thu, Aug 1, 2013 -- 2:30 PM

Join Bob Ross and experience the magic of early morning as gentle trickles and splashes pierce the silence.

In The Stillness of the Morning (Episode #2840)

KQED Life: Thu, Aug 1, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Take a walk with Bob Ross and see the quiet motionless beauty of a river as the morning fog hangs onto the distant shore.

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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • 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 […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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