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I tried out the Bob Ross Master Set as a First Time Painter

Taking up painting was something I considered for a while, but always found it too much work to purchase all the equipment and start by myself. The Bob Ross Master Set should help me ease my way into painting. In this article I want to talk about my first painting with the kit and what I …

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That ‘Tingling Feeling’ You Get From Watching Bob Ross

Maybe you have experienced it too. Watching Bob Ross paint makes your head tingle and when he drags his brush along the canvas it almost feels like he is scratching the back of your neck. This fuzzy feeling that some of us experience has a name: ASMR, short for Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response. What is ASMR? …

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How To Make Your Own Bob Ross Costume For Halloween

Halloween is just around the corner. Are you ready to woo your friends and random strangers with the best Halloween costume known to mankind? We’ll show you how to dress up as Bob Ross and one of his happy little paintings and be the star of every Halloween party! If you don’t want to DIY …

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Life After Bob Ross: More Oil Painting

You have painted along with Bob Ross for several episodes now and might even have tried fancy stuff using black gesso or contact paper. Your girlfriend/boyfriend is threatening to kick you out if you ‘put one more stupid mountain painting on the living room wall’. Your big two-inch-brush is losing its last hair and you …

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6 Tips To Improve Your Bob-Ross-Wet-On-Wet-Technique

Number 1: Take it slow! While Bob Ross only takes 30 minutes for every painting he does, us mere mortals can’t expect to do the same. You can expect a painting to take at least 90 minutes, maybe 60 if you’re going really fast. You’ll probably spend more time mixing colors, trying new techniques, thinking …

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How To Paint Mountains Like Bob Ross

The most striking part of many Bob Ross paintings is his mountains. Their big peaks with untouched fields of snow and harsh cliffs are equally fascinating as intriguing, especially for beginner painters. We’ve compiled some tips and tricks to make painting them easier for you. Read on to find out how to paint mountains like …

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Our Favorite Painters on YouTube

… besides Bob Ross. While Bob is the indisputable king of painting instruction videos you can find a number of great artists and instructors on YouTube. Check out some of our favorite ones: Kevin Hill Kevin Hill is a 21 year old painter from California. He started painting by watching painting shows on PBS (most likely …

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