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Bob Ross video wins Emmy

September 21, 2020 The New York Times video “Where Are All the Bob Ross Paintings? We found them.” has won the Emmy award for  “Outstanding New Approaches: Arts, Lifestyle and Culture. Produced in early in 2019 and released on the New York Times website, the 10 minute documentary chronicles one man’s search for the original […]

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Why Is Bob Ross Still So Popular?

From The Atlantic “Every day’s a good day when you paint.”  —Bob Ross (1942–1995) Staring at the empty canvas on the easel in front of me, I couldn’t understand how this—nothing—might somehow transform into even a rough approximation of the Bob Ross painting we were using as a model. That painting was classic Bob Ross: a snowy […]

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A Look Into Classes at the Bob Ross Art Workshop and Gallery

From: News-JournalOnline.com Classes have restarted at the Bob Ross Art Workshop and Gallery in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. After the cancellation of several classes and the temporary closure of the business itself due to coronavirus concerns, the Bob Ross Art Workshop and Gallery has reopened for business, including classes in the Bob Ross wet-on-wet technique […]

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The Bob Ross “Dream Team” takes on the Smithsonian

On Sunday March 1, 2020, the Bob Ross ‘Dream Team’ – seven of the best Certified Bob Ross Instructors in the country – taught over 125 people how to put their dream on canvas – at the Smithsonian (!) in Washington D.C. The Smithsonian loves Bob Ross – they plan to craft up an amazing […]

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Sunsets and sororities: night of Bob Ross painting tutorials

From: dailyiowan.com The Gamma Rho Lambda sorority hosted a Bob Ross painting event with hopes of providing University of Iowa students with a place to express their creativity. In recent years, artist Bob Ross, best known for his nature-themed painting tutorials, has had a massive spike in popularity amongst young adults after his PBS series […]