Bob Ross Inspires Student Work

Students gathered at Bellarmine Hall to paint along with Bob Ross videos on Thursday, making their own “Happy Accidents.”

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Two finished paintings from the Bob Ross painting night.

Two finished paintings from the Bob Ross painting night.

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Bob Ross' show,

Bob Ross' show, "The Joy of Painting" was on PBS for over a decade.

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Students experimented with mixing colors to create a unique color palette.

Students experimented with mixing colors to create a unique color palette.

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A student carefully follows along to Bob Ross' soothing stroke instructions.

A student carefully follows along to Bob Ross' soothing stroke instructions.

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Students proudly display their art.

Students proudly display their art.

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Bob Ross is famous for his soft voice, permed hair, and nature scenes.

Bob Ross is famous for his soft voice, permed hair, and nature scenes.

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