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Learn to Paint Bali Hai, Part 1 (#103) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

A high surf and sandy beach with the distinct tropical backdrop of Kauai's Bali Hai ridge. 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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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jun 2, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Learn to Paint Bali Hai, Part 2 (#104) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary concludes the "tropical beach" watercolor painting from the previous episode.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jun 2, 2015 -- 2:30pm Remind me

Learn to Paint Trail Ridge Overlook, Part 1 (#105) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

A beautiful snow capped mountain panorama, framed by pine trees and wildflowers, from Colorado's Rocky Mountain National Park. 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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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jun 9, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Learn to Paint Trail Ridge Overlook, Part 2 (#106) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary concludes the "mountains and wildflowers" watercolor painting from the previous episode.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jun 9, 2015 -- 2:30pm Remind me

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, Jun 16, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me

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, Jun 16, 2015 -- 2:30pm Remind me

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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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jun 23, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me

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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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jun 23, 2015 -- 2:30pm Remind me

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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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jun 30, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me

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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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jun 30, 2015 -- 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, Jul 7, 2015 -- 2:30pm 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, Jul 14, 2015 -- 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, Jul 21, 2015 -- 2:30pm 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, Jul 28, 2015 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Friday 3/13

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform more maintenance work overnight, requiring other TV stations to shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Thurs/early Friday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 6am Friday morning. Many receivers will be able to […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Wed 3/11

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform maintenance work overnight, requiring that other TV stations shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Tues/early Wednesday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 5am Wednesday morning. Many receivers will be able to recover […]

    • Thurs 3/05, DT54-1 thru DT54-5: 2 planned, extremely brief Over the Air outages

      (DT54.1 through DT54.5) Our Over the Air signals from our KQEH transmitter on Monument Peak (the DT54s) will need to be switched from our Main antenna to our Auxillary antenna while climbers inspect the tower for possible maintenance needs. Once the inspection is done, we will switch back. The two switches will account for two […]

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

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XFINITY 190

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XFINITY 191 & 621

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XFINITY 192

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