Bob Ross made an entire episode of The Joy of Painting just to inspire a fan
Even if you’re not artistically inclined, chances are you’ve still heard of Bob Ross. Millions of people worldwide were—and continue to be—captivated by his instructional landscape paintings, even though he passed away in 1995.
Based on what he did for his fans, it’s easy to imagine that Bob Ross was a good and compassionate guy. All he wanted to do with his TV show, The Joy of Painting, was inspire viewers to enjoy painting.