Keith Morrison with Dateline NBC (hoot) wrote in ohnotheydidnt,
Keith Morrison with Dateline NBC
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"The Bob Ross Experience" will turn Bob Ross' old studio into a tourist destination



Minnetrista in Muncie Indiana is looking to revive the former WIPB studio where Bob Ross filmed every episode of The Joy of Painting and turn it into a space for Bob Ross fans. They have started an IndieGoGo campaign with a $200k goal in order to restore the studio space, create a gallery for Bob's original work and create a workshop for fans to paint as well. Twitch, Hulu, WIPB and David Arquette (apparently he's a certified Bob Ross painting instructor?!) have already pledged money to the project.

Sources: 1, 2, 3

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ONTD meetup at The Bob Ross Experience?
Tags: art / artist, fandom / stan culture, nostalgia, television
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