Saturday, October 29, 2022
11 AM – 5 PM
On the campus of Ball State University
Location: LaFollette Field, 1418 N. McKinley Ave.
HAPPY LITTLE GAMES ( 11 a.m.-5 p.m., hourly)
Get ready to channel your inner Bob and test how well you know your Bob Ross facts! Win fun Bob Ross merchandise when you’re the winner of a game of Bob Ross Trivia or Bob BINGO!
BOB ROSS FOR KIDS PAINTING WORKSHOPS ( 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 4 p.m.)
Certified Ross Instructors®, including Muncie’s own Chris Taylor, will teach kids ages 6-13 simple techniques to create their own Bob Ross masterpiece. BOB ROSS FOR KIDS is free with registration; limited to 12 kids per session.
PAINT LIKE BOB ROSS WORKSHOP (1-4 p.m.)
Under the BIG Tent, you’ll learn Bob’s signature “wet-on-wet” technique from experienced Certified Ross Instructors®. We’re setting our sights on a record-breaking 301-person painting workshop!
Location: E.F. Ball Communication Building, 1111 N. McKinley Ave.
Hop on the free shuttle bus or walk up the street to the Ball State PBS/WIPB Studio…
PAINTING EXHIBITION & SENSORY STUDIO (11 a.m.–5 p.m.)
Visit the studio where THE JOY OF PAINTING was filmed and relax to the soothing sound of Bob’s voice and painting sounds in our sensory studio! While you’re in the studio, view the Bob Ross painting exhibition curated especially for this event!
HAPPY LITTLE STORIES (11:30 a.m., 2 p.m., 4:30 p.m.)
Hear happy little stories—and get answers to your Bob questions—from some of the people who knew the painter well.
Wait, there’s more.
Thanks to the generosity of Bob Ross Inc., tickets for the 300+ person painting workshop are only $50! No experience necessary! We provide the tools and paint; you take home the canvas! Learn Bob’s signature wet-on-wet technique from Certified Ross Instructors®.
Happy Little Fest with Painting Workshop