Twitch Is Celebrating Bob Ross's Birthday With a 400-Plus-Episode The Joy of Painting Marathon
Monday, October 29 marks what would have been Bob Ross's 76th birthday. Fans of inspiring landscape art and fabulous perms can celebrate the occasion by tuning into the Bob Ross Paint-a-Thon streaming on Twitch.
According to Shacknews, Twitch is streaming more than 400 episodes of The Joy of Painting. To enjoy hours worth of sap-green trees, happy little accidents, and random animal guest appearances, all you need to do is visit the Bob Ross Twitch channel. In addition to spending quality time with Bob Ross, you'll be joined by thousands of fellow Twitch streamers you can chat with live.
Amateurs and master artists alike are invited to paint along with Ross as he brings his landscapes to life. Twitch encourages viewers to share their masterpieces by tweeting at @twitchcreates and @bobrossofficial.
The Joy of Painting premiered on PBS 35 years ago, and has since found popularity with a new generation of online viewers. You can find more facts about the influential series here.