Where can I find Original Paintings or Prints by Bob Ross?greenspun.com : LUSENET : Public Art : One Thread
Does anyone know where I can find an Original Painting or even a Print by Bob Ross? If you know of where I can get one please let me know via email. My address is email@example.com Thank you.
-- Gavin Denton (firstname.lastname@example.org), December 08, 2001
I am also interested in finding originals or prints by Bob Ross. Please email me with information. Thanks in advance.
-- Kevin Keenan (email@example.com), December 08, 2001.
I have been looking for an original Bob Ross for years. If anyone has any info please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org Thank You.
-- Clinton Pavelko (email@example.com), January 29, 2002.
thre ids one on ebay now: http://cgi.ebay.com/aw-cgi/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=1506052073
-- jabee (firstname.lastname@example.org), January 31, 2002.
I have contacted the Bob Ross company and they have told me that all Bob Ross originals have been donated to charities or the PBS stations. You can get on the web site http://www.bobross.com . They will even email you back with any questions. Travis Robison
-- Travis Robison (email@example.com), February 21, 2002.
I am the proud owner of an original Bob Ross painting. I contacted the Bob Ross company in 1992 and asked about how to buy one, and for $350.00 they sent me one that had been painted on a television show. Ever since, I have been looking for other folks who have one--there must be thousands in existence! If anyone else has one, I'd love to know how you got it and when.
-- Sam Prouty (firstname.lastname@example.org), February 21, 2002.
I have been searching for hours, thanks to your site I can finally stop the madness. If you have any more information please forward it to me.
Thank-you- Tommy "bob ross freak" moe
-- tom moe (moet @autonation.com), March 01, 2002.
Like one of the writers before me I spoke with someone from the Bob Ross Comapny. They advised me to contact PBS stations and inquire as to when they were going to auction the originals during telethons.
-- Frank McCormack (email@example.com), April 09, 2002.
Well....I think I have one of Bob's works from way back,but I'm not completely sure.According to what I can find....and it is hard to find information about his past...I believe I was stationed with Bob at Eilson AFB,Alaska in the late 1960's.I understand he did indeed have a career in the AF.The Bob I knew was an artist who enjoyed doing the alaskan landscapes.He gave me a goldpan which had a nice wilderness scene painted on black velvet(center of goldpan)....a log cabin setting by a lake,with mountains and trees in the background and the northern lights thrown in for effect.The Bob I knew had very short hair to keep in compliance with military standards ....he must have grown the afro after he retired. (Ha Ha)... But he was very soft spoken ,just like the Bob on tv.I have had this goldpan hanging on my walls for over 30 years.The signature is very distinctive...."Ross" in block letters....I have yet to observe how he signed his more recent works....did he continue signing the same way??On the back of the pan is an old address where he lived while stationed there.....perhaps his son would have some info about that...do you have anything about his past that would help determine if I'm talking about the real Bob Ross? 1-916-3444933
-- James G Jones (firstname.lastname@example.org), October 05, 2002.
I believe my family has an old Bob Ross painting. The painting itself is about 19X23 and is a forest with a creek in the middle, nice light techniques. Unlike the ones done on the Joy of Painting, this painting is just signed "Ross" in bottom right hand corner. Everything is very Bob Ross and it isn't a print, I just don't know how I can tell it is authentic...Please e-mail me: MrJonUlman@aol.com -Jonathan
-- Jonathan Ulman (email@example.com), October 18, 2002.
I am also looking for any information in how to get a bob ross painting please forward me any information you have.
-- ben pratt (firstname.lastname@example.org), October 19, 2002.
If anyone has a verifiable Bob Ross original painting that they would like to sell please e-mail me. Thank you.
-- Diane Adams (email@example.com), November 15, 2002.
Hehe. I too would like to find an original Bob Ross painting. If anyone has one, I would totally be interested in buying it from you. I am a huge Bob Ross fan!!! Thanks.
-- Scott Zekefroid (firstname.lastname@example.org), November 22, 2002.
like the rest of you, i too am interested in purchasing an original bob ross painting. it would also be excellent to get the coinciding t.v. video. i know it's a lot to ask. please contact me with info. or verifyable product. thanks! anyone know how much they go for?
-- david sink (email@example.com), November 28, 2002.
I want a Bob Ross original
-- Garry Thomas (GrryThom@aol.com), November 30, 2002.
I am also looking to purchase an original Bob Ross painting as a Christmas gift...if anyone has one they are willing to sell or any information on how to find one, please let me know. Thanks.
-- Emily Timmreck (firstname.lastname@example.org), December 03, 2002.
Hello devoted painters and Joy Of Painting viewers,
I am also interested, and encourage anyone with information to please email me (email@example.com). Is there any web site dedicated to this? There seem to be so may people looking with no current resource for getting buyers/sellers together. If anyone has any ideas, beyond periodically checking on eBay, please post answer.
-- Andy Jacoby (firstname.lastname@example.org), January 11, 2003.
I have an original painting by Bob. I directed a tv commercial for MTV starring Bob in which he happily painted a landscape with an MTV logo in it. I have a tape of the spot and the painting. If the price was right I could be convinced to part with it.
-- (email@example.com), March 29, 2003.
I'm a young fan of bob and i still continue to watch bob ross everyday, at all costs. I would love to own a bob ross painting and anyone looking to sell or know somewhere i can look, please write to me. Thanks!
-- Zach (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 04, 2003.
hi,if you have any luck finding a bob ross painting,I would love to find one too.thanks,maryann miller
-- maryann miller (email@example.com), May 27, 2003.
I am also looking for a Bob Ross! Who would have thought there were so many of "us" out there! I don't know if this helps but I believe the last place he lived was Sterling, VA or had something to do with that area??
-- Joanna (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 28, 2003.
too bad someone couldnt start a bob ross fan club!there are so many of us looking for his paintings.he had such a kind voice.let me hear from yall on this subject.thanks
-- maryannmiller (email@example.com), June 01, 2003.
I would love to let a "happy little painting" hang right in my living room. I have been a huge fan for years and would be very grateful to find out more info on where we could find originals.
-- Michael McElhone (firstname.lastname@example.org), June 10, 2003.
Well I guess I'll get my information up here too. Like most of you on here, I have been a fan of Bob Ross for years and would dearly love to own one of his paintings from the show. If anyone has one they want to part with, please contact me and let me know. Thanks.
-- Steve Burchett (email@example.com), June 15, 2003.
I'm one of the many who would also like to buy a verifiable Bob Ross painting.
-- Linda Forester (firstname.lastname@example.org), July 13, 2003.
Question: What can I expect to pay for a verifiable Bob Ross original from the "Joy of Painting" series? Any leads??? Thanks.
-- Hal Larsen (email@example.com), August 06, 2003.
FYI there are 2 original bob ross paintings on Ioffer.com
-- tim (firstname.lastname@example.org), August 30, 2003.
Currently, I have an Bob Ross Orig. up for auction on EBAY. Item number:3634223918
Hopefully This will help someone who really wants a collectable piece of Ross history.
-- Drew Freeman (Drewfreeman75@cs.com), October 26, 2003.
I have an original Bob Ross painting that will be auctioned this fall. At this time I am looking for an appraisal price. It is 24" x 36" and is a picture with a cabin in the middle of the forest. I will get a picture for my website when the auction date is set and you can see it. Meanwhile, what is a painting like this worth? Thanks
-- jim edwards (email@example.com), October 28, 2003.
I, too, would love to own an original Bob Ross painting. If there are any left out there, you can contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks!
-- Kenneth Dwain Harrelson (Coverly99@netscape.net), January 13, 2004.
-- Jemes (email@example.com), January 17, 2004.
I need one too!! its really important that i find one as a wedding present for a wedding in june. will play top $$
-- Joey Dierker (firstname.lastname@example.org), February 09, 2004.
I have a Bob Ross original.It was my Dads.He was in the Air Force in the 60's & 70's.He retired near Vandenberg Air Force Base,Lompoc,Ca.I'm not sure where he aquired the painting,but I think it was an Air Force Bizarre at either Vandenberg ,Whiteman or Grand Forks AFB. I've had it for years stuck away and found it in a recent move.It is a small ocean painting kind of a monochromatic yellow/gold.The painting itself is 5x7" in a nice 13x15" frame.There is some imfo on the back and the title"Seascape".I will consider all offers for the painting and I can email a photo to anyone interested.Its a beautiful work of art. --Steven Chandler,Athens ,Ga
-- steven chandler (email@example.com), February 12, 2004.
I have painted many of Ross' pictures, but would like an origal of his. PLease tell me where I can find an original Ross. Thank you all.
-- Frank (firstname.lastname@example.org), February 16, 2004.
Hello, I'm from Germany. I'm writing about Bob Ross for school and I'm searching for informations about him, which are not easy to find in the www! If anybody knows something interesting about him, please let me know! Thanks a lot!
-- Alina Spiekermann (email@example.com), February 23, 2004.
I placed my Bob Ross on Ebay.The item # is 3707900566-Bob Ross Original.The auction ends March 7/04 at 11:40 pst.I also found an original Bob Ross Ebay Ending Auction you all may be interested in.It is item #3703901574(BUY NOW AUCTION)that ended Feb 12/04.
-- steven craig chandler (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 01, 2004.
I relisted my Ross on Ebay at a much better price.The item # is 3709547482 it ends March 14 at 12:00pst
-- Steven Craig Chandler (email@example.com), March 08, 2004.
I'm a student at the University of Central Florida, and currently working on researching the life and work of Bob Ross.
I am looking for information regarding how much Bob Ross paintings cost, who are the people interested in buying them, and people's experiences with following Bob Ross .
If you have any information regarding Bob Ross, please email me, I would love to hear from you.
-- Melissa Ferri (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 18, 2004.
My wife and I purchased a Ross in 1976, probably before he started teaching. The painting is 24 x 48. We have been trying to find it's value but there is very little information about originals.
-- Sam Lazzara (email@example.com), March 28, 2004.
Wow. I'm finally home.
-- steve kain (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 29, 2004.
I recieved a Master kit from my Wife as a Christmas gift. I had watched Mr. Ross when ever I could catch the show and like everyone, considered him truely amazing. His easy,laidback presence led me to believe that even I could paint a picture. Well I have completed 20 such pictures since then !!!!! Believe this or not I even have some local galleries interested. With thanks to my lovely Wife and to Mr Ross for his phosthumas teaching, I have truly experienced the Joy of Painting. Randall Cockerham 3/31/04
-- Randall W. Cockerham (email@example.com), March 31, 2004.
The art museum at Washburn University in Topeka Kansas has Bob Ross paintings!
-- Fanof Bobross (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 03, 2004.
I too would like an original. If someone is selling, please E-Mail me with the subject line "Bob Ross".
-- Steve Triumph (email@example.com), April 12, 2004.
Priase Bob, from whom, all oils flow. Praise him all creatures painting slow. Praise him above, ye talk show hosts. Praise Bob, his castles, clouds and moats.
Will pay up to $350 for a certifiable original...
-- Nick C. Kirk (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 22, 2004.
I would also love to have a Bob Ross original! I have just graduated from grad school and it would make a lovely addition to my new apartment! I have followed Bob for many, many years...in fact, in 3rd grade I was able to choose a reward for getting good grades all year and I asked for a Bob Ross painting kit. I have always been into art, drawing, painting, etc. & I wanted to grow up to be a painter like Bob. Life has led me away from that, but I still like to draw and paint as a hobby! =o) Yay, Bob Ross fans! I'm soooo excited that there are so many of us out there!
-- Kerrie Wolf (email@example.com), June 03, 2004.
I have two original Bob Ross Velvet paintings on gold pans. They are both winter scenes with a log cabin on a lake.
-- Jack Spiller (firstname.lastname@example.org), June 14, 2004.
Hello, I was wondering if you have had any luck finding a Bob Ross Painting. I have an orginal from before 1982. I would like to know how much is is worth. An interesting story as to how I got it. After a terrible divorce and a much too hasty remarrige--I found my self and my two sons moving from the mid west to California. We were renting an older home in a town in the Bay Area The living room was dark with a dark carpet--and it echoed my feelings at the time. I said a prayer and asked God for a brightly colored painting. A BIG painting, that I could put over the piano and would brighten up the whole room ( and me too!) That very day my new husband walks into the house with this beautiful painting that I just fell in love with. He was an appliance repairman . He was working on something in a back area of a apartment complex (recently turned Condo's)when he spotted this painting behind a water heater. He asked who this belonged to--the person said nobody knew--it was there as long as he worked there. Then he asked if he could have it, and the guy said sure. We were probably going to throw it out. I didn't realize that it was an orginal Bob Ross until I was watching the program some 10 years ago and finally watched him sign one of his paintings. I turned around and looked at the signature on my painting--then the TV--and I knew it was the same. I have had that painting hanging in my living room were ever I went for 22 years. It has been a blessing to me all these years. It is about 3 feet tall and 38" wide. It is a picture of a small cabin in the woods by a wide river(which is in the middle of the picture). It is the heighth of Fall and the trees are golden. It is a gently overcast day. Kathie of CA Kathie of Lincoln CA
-- Kathie (email@example.com), July 22, 2004.
If anyone has an original Bob Ross painting they are willing to sell, please e-mail me with reasonable offers.
-- Josh L (firstname.lastname@example.org), July 30, 2004.
Hello, I want to buy a Bob Ross painting for my mom's birthday. If you have one to sell, drop me a line. - Andrew
-- Andrew Southern (email@example.com), August 04, 2004.
I, Like everyone else here would dearly love to get my hands on a Ross original, I would even love a decent print if such a thing exists... If anyone out there has any information, or more excitingly is willing to sell em one I would obviously pay whatever the going rate for one is....
PLease email me to let me know..
-- Andrew Davey (firstname.lastname@example.org), August 09, 2004.
Information on Bob Ross here in Wales is far and few between, his programmes are on our Cable TV channels every weekday morning and his fan club here is growing. If you have any info about his past please e mail me - and as so may others would be i am interested in purchasing a painting. Is his widow still alive? Wouldnt she have any idea where his paintings are? also his son was a painter - is he still?
-- Michele (CariadMA@aol.co.uk), August 13, 2004.
Guess what? I am looking for an original Bob Ross painting as well. If you are receiving reasonable bids please let me know. Thanks, Mac
-- mac (email@example.com), August 17, 2004.
I am trying to find a bob ross for a wedding gift to my new bride. PLEASE HELP!!!
-- Jason Davis (TMSfilms@hotmail.com), September 03, 2004.
I started my collection of Bob Ross paintings several years ago. I am interested in continuing my collection. If you are interested in selling a Bob Ross painting, I am a legitimate collector and would look forward to an opportunity to negotiate a fair buying price.
Serious sellers please respond.
-- Ken Barrington (firstname.lastname@example.org), October 18, 2004.
2 original Bob ross paintings for sale www.ioffer.com/i/4308162 www.ioffer.com/i/4308019
-- Tim Shawler (email@example.com), November 06, 2004.
-- CB (firstname.lastname@example.org), November 26, 2004.
hello gavin. no, i do not know where to find an original Bob Ross painting, and i do not think that any are on sale to the public, and if they ever were, or still are, there arent any left. i tried looking for it myself. i have had no such luck. but keep searching for one. maybe i'm just not looking hard enough.
-- aroura mortiz (email@example.com), December 01, 2004.
hello. no, i do not know where to find an original Bob Ross painting, and i do not think that any are on sale to the public, and if they ever were, or still are, there arent any left. i tried looking for it myself. i have had no such luck. but keep searching for one. maybe i'm just not looking hard enough.
-- aroura mortiz (firstname.lastname@example.org), December 01, 2004.
I have an original bob ross painting. ross actually signed it "ed many thanks ROSS". I see there are a lot of people looking for one. I really hate to sell but I need the money. only serious buyers please,this picture is very special to me.
-- (email@example.com), December 08, 2004.
I believe I have two Bob Ross originals. I acquired these at an art framing shop in New York in 1975. So these would be from Bob's earlier work, probably 1974 or earlier. They are both signed ROSS in the lower right hand corner. E-mail me if you would like to see pics of these. Now, how does one go about verifying if these? John firstname.lastname@example.org
-- John C. Fraioli (email@example.com), December 12, 2004.
I would love to buy an original BoB Ross Happy Painting for my son's wedding anniversary gift (Jan. 20th). PLEASE HELP!
-- jhl (firstname.lastname@example.org), December 23, 2004.
I would love a Bob Ross painting for my husband's 21st birthday. It is very soon, i cannot afford a high price but would like maybe a small painting for £150-200?
-- Lorna (Loony@orange.net), January 28, 2005.
I am happy to pay silly money for a verifyable Bob Ross painting. This means speak to me last if you have been offered low prices and I will beat it. Simple as that. Sorry for being so abrupt.
-- Steve Dunn (email@example.com), February 08, 2005.
I am also one of "you." You know, someone who is oh so very obsessed with the talent of the wonderful Bob Ross. It is such a shame he has passed away. I have been a fan since I was young (I am still young, only 14). I would spend days with my grandparents and they would be watching PBS all the time. I got to enjoy Bob as much as I could. You should have seen me with my little crafts kit out trying to imitate him on construction paper. He has been like a good friend to me (ok, that's weird I admit, but he's just so awesome!). I do not have much money, hardly any at all, but if you have an original painting by him, I'm sure I could scrounge up the money for it. It would be my most prized possession for life. I would treat it well. Hopefully someone will help me get one, because it's always been my dream and it would remind me of the times I had with my two favorite grandparents who have also passed away due to cancer. Thank you.
-- Montana MacDonald (firstname.lastname@example.org), February 15, 2005.
I'm interested in any available bob ross paintings as well. Please send me an email if you know of any. Thanks
-- will (email@example.com), February 19, 2005.
I am a big fan of Mr Ross and I would be interested in buying an original painting. If any of you put one up for sale, please let me know.
-- Kevin Wright (firstname.lastname@example.org), February 24, 2005.
***I WOULD LOVE A BOB ROSS ORIGINAL, AND WOULD BE WILLING TO PAY £10 (AROUND $18) FOR A DENUINE ARTICLE. IF THIS PAINTING WAS TO COME WITH A THE DVD RELATING TO THE EPISODE IN WHICH MY PAINTING WAS CREATED, SIGNED BY BOB HIMSELF, I WOULD CONDDIER GOING TO £20 (AROUND $36.) IF ANYONE HAS A BOB ROSS ORIGINAL TO SELL PLEASE CONTACT ME, AS YOU CAN SEE BY THE BUDGET I HAVE TO SPEND I AM WILLING TO PAY GOOD MONEY.
-- D. Heron (email@example.com), March 11, 2005.