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Half Moon Bay (#510) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Jan 24, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Tue, Feb 28, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

Waimea Canyon-Kauai (#511) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host-Artist, Gary Spetz, hikes into and paints a scene from Kauai's Waimea Canyon-explaining both how he paints and what he looks for, in nature, for a painting composition.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Jan 24, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

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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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jan 31, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

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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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jan 31, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

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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  • KQED Life: Tue, Feb 7, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Totem Park-Sitka (#504) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Feb 7, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

Hidden Lake (#505) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host-Artist, Gary Spetz, hikes to and paints a scene from Montana's Glacier National Park-explaining both how he paints and what he looks for, in nature, for a painting composition.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Feb 14, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Burnt Forest (#506) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host-Artist, Gary Spetz, hikes through and paints a scene from a previously "burnt out" forest-explaining both how he paints and what he looks for, in nature, for a painting composition.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Feb 14, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

Grand Turk (#507) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host-Artist, Gary Spetz, sails to and paints a scene from the Caribbean's Grand Turk Island-explaining both how he paints and what he looks for, in nature, for a painting composition.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Feb 21, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Tortola (#508) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host-Artist, Gary Spetz, sails to and paints a scene from the Caribbean's Tortola Island-explaining both how he paints and what he looks for, in nature, for a painting composition.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Feb 21, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

St. Thomas-Usvi (#509) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host-Artist, Gary Spetz, sails to and paints a scene from the Caribbean's St. Thomas Island-explaining both how he paints and what he looks for, in nature, for a painting composition.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Feb 28, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • KQED TV All Channels: Planned outage late Fri/early Sat 1/14 midnight-2am

      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

    • Wed 12/28: KQET DT25 Over the Air signal restored

      UPDATE: signal was restored apx 6pm (DT25.1 through 25.3) We are aware that our transmitter servicing the Watsonville/Monterey/Salinas area, KQET, is off the air. Engineers are on their way from San Francisco to check it out. Estimated time for repairs not yet known.

    • Planned KQET (DT25) outage: early Sun 12/18 apx 1am

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Due to maintenance and software update work being done by one of the paid signal providers, KQET-25 will need to go off the air for apx 15-30 minutes at apx 1am.

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.