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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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    • Audio Issue KQED DT 9.1 /25.1

      UPDATE: Audio has been restored, please report any issues!  If you?re still experiencing audio issues, you may need to rescan your television. Visit kqed.org/54move to learn how. Thank you for your patience while we resolve the issue!

    • KQED will no longer broadcast the KQEH signal from Monument Peak Tower effective 1/17/2018

      KQED will be removing its over-the-air television signal from the Monument Peak Tower in the San Jose area on January 17, 2018 (Note: this maintenance was previously scheduled for December 15, 2017). KQED will now broadcast our full suite of channels (KQED 9, KQED Plus, KQED World and PBS Kids) on Channel 9 and 54 […]

    • KQED LIFE OFF AIR Friday, December 15

      KQED will no longer offer the KQED Life channel beginning Friday, December 15. Several of the most popular exercise, cooking and lifestyle programs exclusive to KQED Life will now be scheduled on KQED Plus and KQED 9, where they can be experienced by more viewers. View/Download Schedule

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