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Learn to Paint Winter's Light, Part 1 (#107) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

A "warm" snow scene with dramatic long shadows and snow clad pine trees, from Yellowstone National Park. In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary takes the viewer one third of the way through the painting process: from a drawing on watercolor paper through the creation of the painting's base foundation of colors and values.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 29, 2014 -- 2:00pm

Learn to Paint Winter's Light, Part 2 (#108) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary takes the viewer through the second phase of the "warm snow scene" watercolor painting from the previous episode.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 29, 2014 -- 2:30pm

Learn to Paint Winter's Light, Part 3 (#109) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary concludes the "warm snow scene" watercolor painting from the previous two episodes.

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Learn to Paint Cabbage Key, Part 1 (#110) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

A lazy, serene scene with a sailboat at anchor and Florida's self- proclaimed "Cheeseburger In Paradise" location-Cabbage Key-in the background. In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary takes the viewer half way through the painting process: from a drawing on watercolor paper through the creation of the painting's base foundation of colors and values.

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Learn to Paint Cabbage Key, Part 2 (#111) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary concludes the "sailboat at anchor" watercolor painting from the previous episode.

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Learn to Paint Split Rock Lighthouse, Part 1 (#112) Duration: 27:16 STEREO TVG

One of the world's most spectacular lighthouses, perched high on a Lake Superior cliff, is the backdrop of this painting of rock, tree and water. In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary takes the viewer half way through the painting process: from a drawing on watercolor paper through the creation of the painting's base foundation of colors and values.

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Learn to Paint Split Rock Lighthouse, Part 2 (#113) Duration: 27:16 STEREO TVG

In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary concludes the "lighthouse on a cliff" watercolor painting from the previous episode.

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Glacier Bay (#501) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host-Artist, Gary Spetz, sails to and paints a scene from Alaska's Glacier Bay-explaining both how he paints and what he looks for, in nature, for a painting composition.

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St. Therese Point (#502) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host-Artist, Gary Spetz, sails to and paints a scene from a rocky shoreline, north of Juneau, Alaska-explaining both how he paints and what he looks for, in nature, for a painting composition.

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Ketchikan (#503) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host-Artist, Gary Spetz, sails to and paints a scene from the outskirts of Ketchikan, Alaska-explaining both how he paints and what he looks for, in nature, for a painting composition.

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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • KQED DT9s Over the Air: beginning Wed 7/09

      (DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) The PSIP Info part of our Over the Air (OTA) signal for KQED DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3 dropped out of our overall signal early Wednesday 7/09. Once PSIP was restored most OTA receivers moved our signal back to the correct channel locations. However, for some viewers, it appears as if they have lost […]

    • KQED FM 88.1 translator off air Tues 6/03

      The Martinez translator for KQED-FM will be off the air all day Tuesday June 3rd. We are rebuilding the 25 year old site with all new antennas and cabling. This should only affect people listening on 88.1MHz in the Martinez/Benicia area.

    • KQET planned overnight outage: early Tues 5/13

      (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3) KQET’s Over The Air (OTA) signal will shut down late May 12/early Tues 5/13 shortly after midnight to allow for extensive electrical maintenance work at the transmitter. Engineers will do their best to complete the work by 6am Tuesday morning. This will affect OTA viewers of the DT25 channels, and signal providers […]

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

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KQED 9
Comcast 9 and 709
Digital 9.1, 54.2 or 25.1

All widescreen and HD programs

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Channel 54
Comcast 10 and 710
Digital 9.2, 54.1 or 25.2

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KQED Life
Comcast 189
Digital 54.3

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KQED World
Comcast 190
Digital 9.3

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me
Comcast 191 & 621
Digital 54.5 or 25.3

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KQED Kids
Comcast 192
Digital 54.4

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