Whether you are an artist or not, it's easy to appreciate Bob Ross. He is a kind man who speaks in a way that feels like he is always trying to motivate you to do your best. The things Ross was able to do with paint were incredible, but it was only half the reason we watched.
While he was obviously an amazing artist, it was really all the things he said while he painted that kept us all glued to the TV. Having him tell you that "There are no mistakes, just happy accidents" was simultaneously comforting and entertaining.
Trying to paint alongside Bob Ross wasn't always the easiest of tasks. He was honestly just so good that anything we tried to do would end up looking way less impressive. But as he always said, "There's an artist hidden at the bottom of every single one of us," so we have to keep trying to find them!
Bob Ross may have passed away back in 1995, but his legacy continues to live on. His shows are available on Netflix so you revisit them anytime, and now there is a new way that you can discover the artist that is hidden within!
You can get to feel like you created some of the same amazing images as Bob Ross, without all stress of knowing how to paint!
Bob Ross' level of skill may be leaps and bounds above most of us, but now there is a way for even the least artistic people to bring life to those "happy little trees". There is now a Bob Ross coloring book that has come out and it is excellent.
The pictures are very basic outlines of some of his pieces, so that you can fill in the color! The scenic landscapes vary between mountains, valleys, cottages, and much more.
The best part? There are little Bob Ross quotes sprinkled throughout the book that will immediately make you feel all warm and fuzzy inside.
It's honestly the best therapy you can get for $14! Coloring is super soothing, and with those little positive messages from Bob Ross you honestly can't go wrong.
If you want to grab this coloring book and start trying to find the "artist hidden" within you, you should absolutely go pre-order it now. It's available on Amazon for only $13.56, which is a pretty amazing price given that it's 96 pages of awesome images!