Best of the Joy of Painting

The late Bob Ross delights and encourages the painting hobbyist. The soft-spoken Ross paints natural scenes, including his trademark "happy" clouds, mountains and trees, while soothingly offering words of encouragement to those painting at home.

Fri, Jan 27 11:30 A.M. Secluded Forest     NH CREATE

Bob Ross paints the deepest, darkest place in the forest on a vertical canvas; so mysterious!

Sat, Jan 28 5:30 A.M. Secluded Forest     NH CREATE

Bob Ross paints the deepest, darkest place in the forest on a vertical canvas; so mysterious!

Sat, Jan 28 9:00 P.M. Secluded Forest     NH CREATE

Bob Ross paints the deepest, darkest place in the forest on a vertical canvas; so mysterious!

Sat, Jan 28 9:30 P.M. Toward Day's End     NH CREATE

Evening draws nigh at home on the river and quiet signals a time for rest; join Bob Ross for this lovely oval creation.

Sun, Jan 29 2:00 A.M. Secluded Forest     NH CREATE

Bob Ross paints the deepest, darkest place in the forest on a vertical canvas; so mysterious!

Sun, Jan 29 2:30 A.M. Toward Day's End     NH CREATE

Evening draws nigh at home on the river and quiet signals a time for rest; join Bob Ross for this lovely oval creation.

Sun, Jan 29 6:30 A.M. Tranquil Dawn     NHPBS

Join Bob Ross on a warm winter morning, the surroundings still undisturbed by God's little creatures.

Mon, Jan 30 11:30 A.M. Desert Hues     NH CREATE

Take a drive deep into the desert with Bob Ross and enjoy a springtime cactus surprise.

Mon, Jan 30 11:30 P.M. Desert Hues     NH CREATE

Take a drive deep into the desert with Bob Ross and enjoy a springtime cactus surprise.

Tue, Jan 31 5:30 A.M. Desert Hues     NH CREATE

Take a drive deep into the desert with Bob Ross and enjoy a springtime cactus surprise.

Tue, Jan 31 11:30 A.M. Back Country Path     NH CREATE

Bob Ross takes a detour from the trail and discovers a rarely used path through country woods.

Tue, Jan 31 11:30 P.M. Back Country Path     NH CREATE

Bob Ross takes a detour from the trail and discovers a rarely used path through country woods.

Wed, Feb 1 5:30 A.M. Back Country Path     NH CREATE

Bob Ross takes a detour from the trail and discovers a rarely used path through country woods.

Wed, Feb 1 11:30 A.M. Ocean Sunset     NH CREATE

A setting sun over a deserted beach is Bob Ross' subject for today's show, a real seascape favorite.

Wed, Feb 1 11:30 P.M. Ocean Sunset     NH CREATE

A setting sun over a deserted beach is Bob Ross' subject for today's show, a real seascape favorite.

Thu, Feb 2 5:30 A.M. Ocean Sunset     NH CREATE

A setting sun over a deserted beach is Bob Ross' subject for today's show, a real seascape favorite.

Thu, Feb 2 11:30 A.M. Graceful Waterfall     NH CREATE

Travel deep into the forest with Bob Ross and discover the beauty and serenity of an elegant waterfall.

Thu, Feb 2 11:30 P.M. Graceful Waterfall     NH CREATE

Travel deep into the forest with Bob Ross and discover the beauty and serenity of an elegant waterfall.

Fri, Feb 3 5:30 A.M. Graceful Waterfall     NH CREATE

Travel deep into the forest with Bob Ross and discover the beauty and serenity of an elegant waterfall.

Fri, Feb 3 11:30 A.M. Early Autumn     NH CREATE

Follow along with the brushes of Bob Ross -- experience the first signs of autumn in a beautiful mountain oval.

Sat, Feb 4 5:30 A.M. Early Autumn     NH CREATE

Follow along with the brushes of Bob Ross -- experience the first signs of autumn in a beautiful mountain oval.

Sat, Feb 4 9:00 P.M. Early Autumn     NH CREATE

Follow along with the brushes of Bob Ross -- experience the first signs of autumn in a beautiful mountain oval.

Sat, Feb 4 9:30 P.M. Desert Hues     NH CREATE

Take a drive deep into the desert with Bob Ross and enjoy a springtime cactus surprise.

Sun, Feb 5 2:00 A.M. Early Autumn     NH CREATE

Follow along with the brushes of Bob Ross -- experience the first signs of autumn in a beautiful mountain oval.

Sun, Feb 5 2:30 A.M. Desert Hues     NH CREATE

Take a drive deep into the desert with Bob Ross and enjoy a springtime cactus surprise.

Sun, Feb 5 6:30 A.M. Mountain Seclusion     NHPBS

A lonely secluded cabin in frozen mountain country -- Bob Ross paints another beautiful masterpiece on black canvas.

Mon, Feb 6 11:30 A.M. Wayside Pond     NH CREATE

In a densely covered spot hidden from the road lies a quiet pond; Bob Ross invites you along.

Mon, Feb 6 11:30 P.M. Wayside Pond     NH CREATE

In a densely covered spot hidden from the road lies a quiet pond; Bob Ross invites you along.

Tue, Feb 7 5:30 A.M. Wayside Pond     NH CREATE

In a densely covered spot hidden from the road lies a quiet pond; Bob Ross invites you along.

Tue, Feb 7 11:30 A.M. Waves of Wonder     NH CREATE

The versatility of Bob Ross' easy method is dramatically illustrated with waves crashing into a rock-lined shore.

Tue, Feb 7 11:30 P.M. Waves of Wonder     NH CREATE

The versatility of Bob Ross' easy method is dramatically illustrated with waves crashing into a rock-lined shore.

Wed, Feb 8 5:30 A.M. Waves of Wonder     NH CREATE

The versatility of Bob Ross' easy method is dramatically illustrated with waves crashing into a rock-lined shore.

Wed, Feb 8 11:30 A.M. Pretty Autumn Day     NH CREATE

Visit Bob Ross as he paints a beautiful Autumn day down in the valley; enjoy all the fantastic colors!

Wed, Feb 8 11:30 P.M. Pretty Autumn Day     NH CREATE

Visit Bob Ross as he paints a beautiful Autumn day down in the valley; enjoy all the fantastic colors!

Thu, Feb 9 5:30 A.M. Pretty Autumn Day     NH CREATE

Visit Bob Ross as he paints a beautiful Autumn day down in the valley; enjoy all the fantastic colors!

Thu, Feb 9 11:30 A.M. Not Quite Spring     NH CREATE

The trees have shed their snow and ice begins to thaw in this incredibly beautiful Bob Ross landscape.

Thu, Feb 9 11:30 P.M. Not Quite Spring     NH CREATE

The trees have shed their snow and ice begins to thaw in this incredibly beautiful Bob Ross landscape.

Fri, Feb 10 5:30 A.M. Not Quite Spring     NH CREATE

The trees have shed their snow and ice begins to thaw in this incredibly beautiful Bob Ross landscape.

Fri, Feb 10 11:30 A.M. Ocean Breeze     NH CREATE

Bob Ross teaches us how to create a fantastic seascape using a half black, half white canvas.

Sat, Feb 11 5:30 A.M. Ocean Breeze     NH CREATE

Bob Ross teaches us how to create a fantastic seascape using a half black, half white canvas.

Sat, Feb 11 9:00 P.M. Ocean Breeze     NH CREATE

Bob Ross teaches us how to create a fantastic seascape using a half black, half white canvas.

Sat, Feb 11 9:30 P.M. Wayside Pond     NH CREATE

In a densely covered spot hidden from the road lies a quiet pond; Bob Ross invites you along.

Sun, Feb 12 2:00 A.M. Ocean Breeze     NH CREATE

Bob Ross teaches us how to create a fantastic seascape using a half black, half white canvas.

Sun, Feb 12 2:30 A.M. Wayside Pond     NH CREATE

In a densely covered spot hidden from the road lies a quiet pond; Bob Ross invites you along.

Sun, Feb 12 6:30 A.M. Deep Woods     NHPBS

Bob Ross creates a woodsy scene with lots of fog and little trickling waterfalls; it's so easy to paint, try it yourself!

Mon, Feb 13 11:30 A.M. Country Creek     NH CREATE

Team up with Bob Ross and travel back to the days of swimming in that secluded country creek.

Mon, Feb 13 11:30 P.M. Country Creek     NH CREATE

Team up with Bob Ross and travel back to the days of swimming in that secluded country creek.

Tue, Feb 14 5:30 A.M. Country Creek     NH CREATE

Team up with Bob Ross and travel back to the days of swimming in that secluded country creek.

Tue, Feb 14 11:30 A.M. Storm's A Comin     NH CREATE

Join artist Bob Ross under stormy skies as windy waves rush to crash upon the rocks.

Tue, Feb 14 11:30 P.M. Storm's A Comin     NH CREATE

Join artist Bob Ross under stormy skies as windy waves rush to crash upon the rocks.

Wed, Feb 15 5:30 A.M. Storm's A Comin     NH CREATE

Join artist Bob Ross under stormy skies as windy waves rush to crash upon the rocks.

Wed, Feb 15 11:30 A.M. Gray Mountain     NH CREATE

Bob Ross teams up with Mother Nature to paint an awesome sky hovering over snow-covered mountains.

Wed, Feb 15 11:30 P.M. Gray Mountain     NH CREATE

Bob Ross teams up with Mother Nature to paint an awesome sky hovering over snow-covered mountains.

Thu, Feb 16 5:30 A.M. Gray Mountain     NH CREATE

Bob Ross teams up with Mother Nature to paint an awesome sky hovering over snow-covered mountains.

Thu, Feb 16 11:30 A.M. Warm Summer Day     NH CREATE

The days of summer provide such cherished memories; this Bob Ross painting will inspire your imagination for years to come.

Thu, Feb 16 11:30 P.M. Warm Summer Day     NH CREATE

The days of summer provide such cherished memories; this Bob Ross painting will inspire your imagination for years to come.

Fri, Feb 17 5:30 A.M. Warm Summer Day     NH CREATE

The days of summer provide such cherished memories; this Bob Ross painting will inspire your imagination for years to come.

Fri, Feb 17 11:30 A.M. Valley Waterfall     NH CREATE

Join Bob Ross in the lush green valley and listen to the rushing water flowing onward to places unknown.

Sat, Feb 18 5:30 A.M. Valley Waterfall     NH CREATE

Join Bob Ross in the lush green valley and listen to the rushing water flowing onward to places unknown.

Sat, Feb 18 9:00 P.M. Valley Waterfall     NH CREATE

Join Bob Ross in the lush green valley and listen to the rushing water flowing onward to places unknown.

Sat, Feb 18 9:30 P.M. Country Creek     NH CREATE

Team up with Bob Ross and travel back to the days of swimming in that secluded country creek.

Sun, Feb 19 2:00 A.M. Valley Waterfall     NH CREATE

Join Bob Ross in the lush green valley and listen to the rushing water flowing onward to places unknown.

Sun, Feb 19 2:30 A.M. Country Creek     NH CREATE

Team up with Bob Ross and travel back to the days of swimming in that secluded country creek.

Sun, Feb 19 6:30 A.M. Grandpa's Barn     NHPBS

A large, nicely detailed farmhouse is what Bob Ross 'builds' for us today .

Mon, Feb 20 11:30 A.M. Tranquil Dawn     NH CREATE

Join Bob Ross on a warm winter morning, the surroundings still undisturbed by God's little creatures.

Mon, Feb 20 11:30 P.M. Tranquil Dawn     NH CREATE

Join Bob Ross on a warm winter morning, the surroundings still undisturbed by God's little creatures.

Tue, Feb 21 5:30 A.M. Tranquil Dawn     NH CREATE

Join Bob Ross on a warm winter morning, the surroundings still undisturbed by God's little creatures.

Tue, Feb 21 11:30 A.M. Rowboat on the Beach     NH CREATE

Such a tranquil day down on the beach!

Tue, Feb 21 11:30 P.M. Rowboat on the Beach     NH CREATE

Such a tranquil day down on the beach!

Wed, Feb 22 5:30 A.M. Rowboat on the Beach     NH CREATE

Such a tranquil day down on the beach!

Wed, Feb 22 11:30 A.M. The Old Oak Tree     NH CREATE

On the edge of the forest stands the stately oak, huge branches providing shelter for all creatures.

Wed, Feb 22 11:30 P.M. The Old Oak Tree     NH CREATE

On the edge of the forest stands the stately oak, huge branches providing shelter for all creatures.

Thu, Feb 23 5:30 A.M. The Old Oak Tree     NH CREATE

On the edge of the forest stands the stately oak, huge branches providing shelter for all creatures.

Thu, Feb 23 11:30 A.M. Secluded Mountain     NH CREATE

Spend a relaxing half-hour with artist Bob Ross as he treats us to a beautiful East Coast mountain scene.

Thu, Feb 23 11:30 P.M. Secluded Mountain     NH CREATE

Spend a relaxing half-hour with artist Bob Ross as he treats us to a beautiful East Coast mountain scene.

Fri, Feb 24 5:30 A.M. Secluded Mountain     NH CREATE

Spend a relaxing half-hour with artist Bob Ross as he treats us to a beautiful East Coast mountain scene.

Fri, Feb 24 11:30 A.M. Cypress Swamp     NH CREATE

Hidden far from sight are the lovely cypress trees and birds of the South.

Sat, Feb 25 5:30 A.M. Cypress Swamp     NH CREATE

Hidden far from sight are the lovely cypress trees and birds of the South.

Sat, Feb 25 9:00 P.M. Cypress Swamp     NH CREATE

Hidden far from sight are the lovely cypress trees and birds of the South.

Sat, Feb 25 9:30 P.M. Tranquil Dawn     NH CREATE

Join Bob Ross on a warm winter morning, the surroundings still undisturbed by God's little creatures.

Sun, Feb 26 2:00 A.M. Cypress Swamp     NH CREATE

Hidden far from sight are the lovely cypress trees and birds of the South.

Sun, Feb 26 2:30 A.M. Tranquil Dawn     NH CREATE

Join Bob Ross on a warm winter morning, the surroundings still undisturbed by God's little creatures.

Sun, Feb 26 6:30 A.M. Old Country Mill     NHPBS

Bob Ross paints an old time mill -- complete with waterwheel -- using rich abundant colors, soft and warm.

Mon, Feb 27 11:30 A.M. Bubbling Mountain Brook     NH CREATE

Bob Ross develops a grand Western theme complete with mountain range and clear rippling brook.

Mon, Feb 27 11:30 P.M. Bubbling Mountain Brook     NH CREATE

Bob Ross develops a grand Western theme complete with mountain range and clear rippling brook.

Tue, Feb 28 5:30 A.M. Bubbling Mountain Brook     NH CREATE

Bob Ross develops a grand Western theme complete with mountain range and clear rippling brook.

Tue, Feb 28 11:30 A.M. Enchanted Falls Oval     NH CREATE

Create this extraordinary cascading water scene with Bob Ross and discover the magic of his special painting style.

Tue, Feb 28 11:30 P.M. Enchanted Falls Oval     NH CREATE

Create this extraordinary cascading water scene with Bob Ross and discover the magic of his special painting style.

Wed, Mar 1 5:30 A.M. Enchanted Falls Oval     NH CREATE

Create this extraordinary cascading water scene with Bob Ross and discover the magic of his special painting style.

Wed, Mar 1 11:30 A.M. Windy Waves     NH CREATE

Bob Ross creates palm trees yielding to the stiff sea breezes as a sky of ominous clouds looms in the background.

Wed, Mar 1 11:30 P.M. Windy Waves     NH CREATE

Bob Ross creates palm trees yielding to the stiff sea breezes as a sky of ominous clouds looms in the background.

Thu, Mar 2 5:30 A.M. Windy Waves     NH CREATE

Bob Ross creates palm trees yielding to the stiff sea breezes as a sky of ominous clouds looms in the background.

Sun, Mar 5 6:30 A.M. Snowy Morn     NHPBS

Join Bob Ross in an old log cabin nestled deep in the winter woods.


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