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    Evening Waterfall

    Bob Ross hosted The Joy of Painting in the ’80s and ’90s, but really, painting was just a medium for the world to experience the joy of Bob Ross. His peaceful paintings and gentle mannerisms are relaxing, and the final product, which the viewers are encouraged to make their own version of, is always beautiful. Ross makes a point of encouraging people to make their own version rather than recreate what he’s making exactly. Interspersed between the instructions of how to paint along with him, Ross adds narration about his own life and experiences. He complains, lightheartedly, that he doesn’t get enough time on the air to do everything he…