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Inspired by Bob Ross's famed painting techniques, quotes, and iconic images, this affirming guide-to-life book will help you navigate your own personal landscape, one day--or canvas--at a time.

Beloved for his relaxing tone and his way of imparting his meditative outlook on life (all while creating a painting in under thirty minutes on television), Bob Ross had a quiet, nurturing disposition that made him the perfect guide to overcoming (and appreciating) everyday challenges both big and small.

Featuring Bob's most famous quotes and illustrated by more than thirty of his original paintings, "Be a Peaceful Cloud" and Other Life Lessons from Bob Ross is filled with calming, mindful essays that tap into his advice on imagination, friendship, mistakes, and finding happiness. Chapters range from "Blank Canvas: It's Your World," which illuminates how to approach each day, to "Bravery Tests: Challenging Yourself," which draws upon your inner strength, to "Happy Little Accidents: Creating Success from Failure," which affirms the power of positive thinking.

Bob Ross's lessons gently encourage everyone to live their best Bob Ross life--an aspiration more important now than ever before.



About the author (2020)

Robb Pearlman is the author of more than thirty books for adults and kids, including TVUSA, What Would Skeletor Do, and The Wit and Wisdom of Star Trek.

Bob Ross (1942-1995) was an American painter, art instructor, and the creator/host of PBS's The Joy of Painting, an instructional television series that ran from 1982 until 1994.


Bibliographic information

TitleBe a Peaceful Cloud and Other Life Lessons from Bob Ross
AuthorsRobb Pearlman, Bob Ross
PublisherUniverse Publishing, 2020
ISBN0789338017, 9780789338013
Length128 pages



Life Lessons From Bob Ross

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