Painting and Travel with Roger & Sarah Bansemer

Join artist Roger Bansemer and narrator Sarah Shurcliff Bansemer on an artistic journey of travel and painting on location throughout the country. "Painting and Travel with Roger & Sarah Bansemer" will instruct, enlighten and entertain you with personal insights regarding choosing a subject, importance of color, value, and feelings about putting brush to canvas, as well as a tour of the sights in the surrounding area.

Tue, Jun 28 7:30 A.M. Devils Tower     NH CREATE

Roger and Sarah Bansemer visit Devils Tower WY. Sarah learns about the tower and the sport of rock climbing from a veteran climber who has summated 2000 times.

Tue, Jun 28 1:30 P.M. Devils Tower     NH CREATE

Roger and Sarah Bansemer visit Devils Tower WY. Sarah learns about the tower and the sport of rock climbing from a veteran climber who has summated 2000 times.

Tue, Jul 5 7:30 A.M. The Sheep Wagon     NH CREATE

Sarah takes you inside a Wyoming sheep herders wagon owned by a Wyoming rancher who explains the importance of this shelter used during the summer months.

Tue, Jul 5 1:30 P.M. The Sheep Wagon     NH CREATE

Sarah takes you inside a Wyoming sheep herders wagon owned by a Wyoming rancher who explains the importance of this shelter used during the summer months.

Tue, Jul 12 7:30 A.M. Lochsa River     NH CREATE

Roger and Sarah Bansemer stay in a heavily wooded campground deep in an Idaho valley along the Lochsa River.

Tue, Jul 12 1:30 P.M. Lochsa River     NH CREATE

Roger and Sarah Bansemer stay in a heavily wooded campground deep in an Idaho valley along the Lochsa River.

Tue, Jul 19 7:30 A.M. The Church on the Hill     NH CREATE

Roger and Sarah Bansemer visit the historic mining town of Philipsburg, Montana with its brightly painted buildings and delightfully restored downtown.

Tue, Jul 19 1:30 P.M. The Church on the Hill     NH CREATE

Roger and Sarah Bansemer visit the historic mining town of Philipsburg, Montana with its brightly painted buildings and delightfully restored downtown.

Tue, Jul 26 7:30 A.M. The Buffalo     NH CREATE

The Bansemers take a drive through the National Bison Range near Dixon MT with incredible panoramic views and opportunities to watch the buffalo up close.

Tue, Jul 26 1:30 P.M. The Buffalo     NH CREATE

The Bansemers take a drive through the National Bison Range near Dixon MT with incredible panoramic views and opportunities to watch the buffalo up close.

Tue, Aug 2 7:30 A.M. El Galeon     NH CREATE

In historic St. Augustine harbor, Sarah goes aboard the Spanish ship El Galeon and talks with Capt.

Painting and Travel with Roger & Sarah Bansemer By Episode

  • Clapboard Island (#301)

    Roger and Sarah stay on a 60 acre island on the Maine coast in an historic cottage.

  • Mississippi River (#302)

    Follow the Mississippi River from Memphis, Tennessee to Natchez Mississippi where Roger paints a view of the winding river from high on a bluff.

  • Heritage Village (#303)

    Spend the day at Heritage Village Park in Largo, Florida.

  • St. Thomas Courtyard (#304)

    While visiting the Virgin Islands, Roger finds a courtyard to paint.

  • Cape Porpoise (#305)

    Roger and Sarah find a perfect bay along the Maine coast in Cape Porpoise.

  • Mountain Valley (#306)

    Roger and Sarah drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway and stop at an old fashioned general store in North Carolina.

  • Hudson River Valley (#307)

    Go with Roger and Sarah to the Hudson River Valley in New York state where they meet artist James Gurney.

  • Grandfather's House (#308)

    Visit a unique turn of the century summer home in Ipswich, Mass.

  • South Haven Lighthouse (#309)

    Sarah and Roger go to Michigan and see the South Haven Lighthouse which Roger paints.

  • The Watering Can (#310)

    Stop at the studio of water color artist Gary Akers in St.

  • Wooden Boat School (#311)

    Sarah and Roger are invited to the famous Wooden Boat School in Brooklin, Maine where the director takes us inside the classroom to see boatbuilding and design up-close.

  • Roosevelt and Rufus (#312)

    Visit the downtown of historic St. Augustine, Florida and take a horse drawn carriage ride thru the old city.

  • Portland Head Lighthouse (#313)

    Spend the day at one of the most photographed lighthouses in the world, Maine's Portland Head Lighthouse.

  • Historical Apalachicola (#401)

    Visit the historical Gulf Coast town of Apalachicola, Florida as Sarah explores its history and talks in a cafe to a long-time resident.

  • The Vintage Airstream (#402)

    Visit an RV Super show in Tampa, Florida.. Sarah meets the president of Airstream and takes a look inside a modern travel trailer.

  • The Forgotten Coast (#403)

    Florida's Panhandle has small fishing villages, fresh oysters and an island lighthouse on St.

  • Fatty's Antique Auto, Part 1 (#404)

    Sit inside the famous car once owned by silent film actor Fatty Arbuckle.

  • Fatty's Antique Auto, Part 2 (#405)

    Walk with Sarah through the Concourse d'Elegance on Amelia Island, Florida looking at the fabulous antique autos up close and talking to owners.

  • Carrabelle's Riverfront Wharf (#406)

    In the friendly small town of Carrabelle, Florida, Sarah boards a National Historic Landmark Schooner, The Governor Stone, and talks to the captain.

  • The Seventeenth Fairway (#407)

    Sarah talks with a golf expert during the Players Championship in Ponte Vedra, Florida, at beautiful Sawgrass.

  • The Vanderhorst Plantation (#408)

    On Kiawah Island, South Carolina, Sarah visits the pre-civil war Vanderhorst Mansion and learns its history.

  • The Farmer's Field (#409)

    Many crops are grown in St. John's County, Florida.

  • The St. Augustine Lighthouse (#410)

    The St. Augustine lighthouse was built in 1871 - 74 and is open to the public.

  • "Mokita", The Yorkshire Terrier (#411)

    Sarah chats with a veterinarian about man's best friend and plays on St.

  • The Marshes of Franklin County (#412)

    Along Florida's panhandle is Franklin County where Sarah explores the waterways by boat, seeing the sights and stopping at Dog Island to shell hunt.

  • The Round Barn (#413)

    Sarah talks to a Ohio farmer who owns a large and unusual hundred-year-old round barn built by Amish craftsman.

  • Glacier National Park (#601)

    Sarah and Roger Bansemer travel to Montana to visit Glacier National Park, marvel at the glacier covered majestic mountains and ride across the famous Going to the Sun Road.

  • The Sod Roofed Cabin (#602)

    Sarah tours the interior of a sod roofed cabin in Polson, Montana with the founder of the Miracle of America Museum who describes the rigors and joys of rural life.

  • The Steam Tractor (#603)

    At the Miracle of America Museum in Polson, Montana, Sarah takes a ride on a steam powered tractor through the old museum town.

  • The Button Factory (#604)

    The lock master In Belleview Iowa shows Sarah the operation of lock # 12 which allows boats and barges to move up or down the Mississippi river.

  • Devils Tower (#605)

    Roger and Sarah Bansemer visit Devils Tower WY. Sarah learns about the tower and the sport of rock climbing from a veteran climber who has summated 2000 times.

  • The Sheep Wagon (#606)

    Sarah takes you inside a Wyoming sheep herders wagon owned by a Wyoming rancher who explains the importance of this shelter used during the summer months.

  • Lochsa River (#607)

    Roger and Sarah Bansemer stay in a heavily wooded campground deep in an Idaho valley along the Lochsa River.

  • The Church on the Hill (#608)

    Roger and Sarah Bansemer visit the historic mining town of Philipsburg, Montana with its brightly painted buildings and delightfully restored downtown.

  • The Buffalo (#609)

    The Bansemers take a drive through the National Bison Range near Dixon MT with incredible panoramic views and opportunities to watch the buffalo up close.

  • El Galeon (#610)

    In historic St. Augustine harbor, Sarah goes aboard the Spanish ship El Galeon and talks with Capt.

  • Shore Bird Murals (#611)

    Sarah visits a Florida bird habitat and learns about the roseate spoonbill and other shore birds.

  • The Antique Saloon Lantern (#612)

    Sarah visits the Rogues Gallery In Hulett, Wyoming, and meets the owner, artist Bob Coronato, who describes the etching process and shows examples of his fine art work.

  • Sioux Moccasins (#613)

    Sarah talks with artist and curator Bob Coronato in Hulett, Wyoming and learns about American Indian artifacts from his collection in the Rogues Gallery.

  • The Biltmore Estate Garden (#801)

    Sarah speaks with the production leader in the magnificent four acre walled garden of the famous Biltmore Estate in N C.

  • The Honey Jar (#802)

    Sarah travels to South Carolina to visit a bee keeper who shares his system of collecting honey, separating it from the wax, and caring for the colony.

  • Mountain Lake, Part 1 (#803)

    Sarah takes a leisurely pontoon boat tour on Lake Lure nestled in the mountains of North Carolina.

  • Mountain Lake, Part 2 (#804)

    Sarah views Lake Lure from high atop Chimney Rock State Park in the Western mountains of N C.

  • The Guitar Maker (#805)

    Sarah visits the studio of a North Carolina guitar and ukulele maker who explains how he chooses the shape and the wood for each project then demonstrates the construction process of his fine instruments.

  • The Ojibwe Teepee (#806)

    Sarah heads North to Grand Portage, MN and learns how an Ojibwe tee pee is constructed using birch bark.

  • The Pumpkin (#807)

    Sarah explores a rural farm in WI that has a pumpkin patch containing six to seven thousand pumpkins.

  • Roses of the Biltmore Estate (#808)

    Sarah tours the rose garden on the grounds of the majestic Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina and speaks to the rosarian who describes pruning and caring for the fragrant flowers.

  • Apple Time (#809)

    Sarah visits a North Carolina apple orchard and talks with the owner about the numerous varieties and attributes of the apples grown there.

  • The Diesel Locomotive (#810)

    Sarah visits the Apple Valley Model Railroad Club housed in the old Hendersonville, NC train depot.

  • The Old Drilling Rig (#811)

    Sarah explores one of the world's most productive copper mines in Butte MT at the "World Museum of Mining".

  • Florida Palms (#812)

    Sarah visits the woodworking shop at the Jack Richeson Company in WI where over one hundred styles of fine artists easels are manufactured.

  • Fort Mose (#813)

    Sarah visits an important National Historical landmark on the Florida Black Heritage Trail in St.

  • Inside Passage (#901)

    Roger and Sarah Bansemer travel north to Alaska where they visit the town of Ketchican and Totem Bight State Historical Park where Sarah learns about the methods and materials used to create colorful totem poles.

  • The Sea Turtle (#902)

    Sarah visits the Whitney Marine Laboratory and sea turtle hospital in St.

  • Todd's General Store (#903)

    Sarah and Roger Bansemer visit the small town of Todd, North Carolina where Sarah talks to some down home whittlers and a talented musician on the front porch of the local gathering spot.

  • Castillo De San Marcos (#904)

    Sarah tours the Castillo de San Marcos in St. Augustine, Florida learning the rich history and viewing its unique architecture and building materials of native coquina stone.

  • Hackberry On Rt. 66 (#905)

    Sarah and Roger visit a most interesting roadside stop on Rt.

  • The Fly Fisherman, Part 1 (#906)

    In the first of this two part program, Sarah joins an expert fly fisherman by the Davidson River in North Carolina where he demonstrates the art of catching trout using different methods of casting.

  • The Fly Fisherman, Part 2 (#907)

    In part 2 of this two part program, Sarah watches an expert as he creates one of the many types of flies used in fly fishing.

  • The Dairy Cow (#908)

    Roger and Sarah visit the North Carolina town of West Jefferson where Sarah visits a local butcher in the morning and later talks to one of the many artists about his work at an art opening in town.

  • Dinosaur National Park (#909)

    Roger and Sarah visit the Dinosaur National Monument in Utah and Colorado where Sarah views the ancient Petroglyphs and hikes into Box Canyon.

  • American Egret (#910)

    Sarah speaks with a naturalist to learn about birding in north-eastern Florida.

  • The Ponce De Leon Hotel (#911)

    Sarah tours several of St. Augustine's historic sites including the brick lined Aviles Street arts district, the oldest school house and the former Ponce de Leon hotel built by Henry Flagler.

  • Journey to Titanic (#912)

    Roger is invited to be a part of an expedition to the Titanic.

  • Skagway (#913)

    Roger and Sarah Bansemer travel to Skagway, Alaska, the northern most location in the "Painting and Travel" series so far.

  • Icebreaker Mackinaw (#1001)

    Roger and Sarah travel up the eastern coast line of Michigan arriving in the village of Mackinaw City.

  • Christiansted (#1002)

    Sarah and Roger visit Christiansted on the beautiful island of St.

  • Ralph The Tiger (#1003)

    Sarah and Roger are invited to visit a large cat rescue in Mims, Florida.

  • Cedar Key (#1004)

    Roger and Sarah drive their motorhome to the quaint fishing village of Cedar Key, Florida to spend a few days enjoying art galleries and the local scene.

  • Belle Isle (#1005)

    Sarah and Roger stop in Detroit, Michigan to visit the renowned Detroit Institute of Arts later swinging by the famous Motown recording studio.

  • Ketchikan (#1006)

    Roger and Sarah cruise to Ketchikan, Alaska visiting the downtown area before heading off to Glacier Bay National Park.

  • Old Presque Isle Light House (#1007)

    Painting and Travel tour the Old Presque Isle Light House on the shore of Michigan's Lake Huron.

  • Blue Water Bridge (#1008)

    Painting and Travel head north to Ontario Canada. Sarah spends time near the Blue Water Bridge at the Waterfront Park in Point Edward where warm fall afternoons are enjoyed by locals and visitors.

  • One Stop Buggy Shop, Part 1 (#1009)

    Painting and Travel visit Amish country and the Miller Carriage Shop in Shipshewana, Indiana.

  • One Stop Buggy Shop, Part 2 (#1010)

    Using acrylics Roger concludes his landscape painting of a horse drawn carriage on a rolling countryside lane in Shipshewana, Indiana.

  • Sault Ste. Marie (#1011)

    During a visit to Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan Roger does a plein air painting of a Great Lakes freighter heading towards the locks.

  • Sea Oats and Dunes (#1012)

    Roger paints a seascape featuring sand dunes with sea oats using acrylics on board.

  • Balloon Festival (#1013)

    Painting and Travel take to the air during the Albuquerque, New Mexico Hot Air Balloon Festival where hundreds of balloons come from around the world to participate.


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