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Best of "The Joy of Painting" Previous Broadcasts

Winter Mountain (Episode #3303)

KQED 9: Sun, Dec 31, 2017 -- 8:00 AM

In this painting, Bob Ross' icy blue mountains capture the mood of a cold winter's day.

Trace of Spring (Episode #3238)

KQED 9: Sat, Dec 30, 2017 -- 8:00 AM

Stroll to the river with Bob Ross and enjoy the emergence of springtime blossoms on flowering trees.

Majestic Pine (Episode #3302)

KQED 9: Sun, Dec 24, 2017 -- 8:00 AM

Bob Ross paints a golden field of sparse pines and other greenery inside the unique shape with curved, cut-in corners.

Blue River (Episode #3301)

KQED 9: Sun, Dec 17, 2017 -- 8:00 AM

Armed with just a plain black canvas, Bob Ross shows us how to create crimson-y magic in today's riverside landscape.

Evening Seascape (Episode #2909)

KQED Life: Thu, Dec 14, 2017 -- 2:30 PM

Bob Ross paints a west coast seascape on a black canvas; dark and shadowy, beauty you can feel.

Emerald Waters (Episode #3309)

KQED Life: Thu, Dec 14, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Bob Ross uses beautiful shades of Green that burst from the canvas in this exciting display of nature's wonder.

Triple View (Episode #2908)

KQED Life: Thu, Dec 7, 2017 -- 2:30 PM

Bob Ross paints a small cabin under a majestic mountain range; the surprise at the end gives you a window view!

Country Cabin (Episode #3308)

KQED Life: Thu, Dec 7, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Today Bob Ross takes us to a small cabin nestled deep in the snowy forest. A chilling yet lovely landscape scene!

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