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Best of "The Joy of Painting" Previous Broadcasts

Secluded Beach (Episode #3145)

KQED Life: Thu, Jul 27, 2017 -- 2:30 PM

Bob Ross teaches his special painting technique while creating a restless ocean crashing against a rocky coastline.

Barn at Sunset (Episode #3144)

KQED Life: Thu, Jul 27, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Bob Ross paints a big old barn which appears to be half-covered in a snowy setting of frostbitten foliage.

Soft Mountain Glow (Episode #3143)

KQED Life: Thu, Jul 20, 2017 -- 2:30 PM

Bob Ross' painting project for today is a soft landscape setting at the base of a towering mountain.

Golden Knoll (Episode #3142)

KQED Life: Thu, Jul 20, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Just a few colors and brushes are all Bob Ross uses to paint this simple yet lovely monochromatic scene.

Towering Glacier (Episode #3141)

KQED Life: Thu, Jul 13, 2017 -- 2:30 PM

With a sweep of his brushes, Bob Ross paints a waterfall flowing at the foot of a magnificent mountainous glacier.

Golden Sunset (Episode #3140)

KQED Life: Thu, Jul 13, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

A golden sky glowing above radiant trees and bushes on a black canvas is the painting project Bob Ross has selected for today.

Evening Waterfall (Episode #3139)

KQED Life: Thu, Jul 6, 2017 -- 2:30 PM

Once again Bob Ross shares his truly unique painting technique as he creates a fantastic waterfall on black canvas.

Northern Lights (Episode #3138)

KQED Life: Thu, Jul 6, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

On a black background, Bob Ross creates an incredible scene with mountain, cabin and the notorious lights of the northern sky.

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