Web site: http://www.paintingandtravel.com/
Join artist Roger Bansemer and narrator Sarah Shurcliff Bansemer on an artistic journey of travel and painting on location throughout the country. "Painting and Travel with Roger & Sarah Bansemer" will instruct, enlighten and entertain you with personal insights regarding choosing a subject, importance of color, value, and feelings about putting brush to canvas, as well as a tour of the sights in the surrounding area.
Clapboard Island #301
Roger and Sarah stay on a 60 acre island on the Maine coast in an historic cottage. Roger sets up his easel to paint colorful lobster buoys. Sarah explores the island and talks to the cottage owners about its origins and recent renovations.
- KET2 Monday, January 13 at 4:30 pm EST
Mississippi River #302
Roger paints a view of the winding Mississippi River from high on a bluff in Natchez, Mississippi. Sarah takes a look at a famous Blues street, explores the Vicksburg National Military Park, and tastes barbecue in Natchez.
- KET2 Monday, January 20 at 4:30 pm EST
Heritage Village #303
Spend the day at Heritage Village Park in Largo, Florida. Sarah enjoys walking through the village stores, school, and firehouse. Roger goes inside a pioneer cabin and paints one of the old-fashioned rooms' interior.
- KET2 Monday, January 27 at 4:30 pm EST
St. Thomas Courtyard #304
While visiting the Virgin Islands, Roger finds a courtyard to paint. Sarah enjoys the island and walks through the town to see the sights.
- KET2 Monday, February 3 at 4:30 pm EST
Cape Porpoise #305
Roger and Sarah find a perfect bay along the Maine coast in Cape Porpoise. Roger paints a nautical view from the floating dock and Sarah chats with a third generation lobsterman.
- KET2 Monday, February 10 at 4:30 pm EST
Mountain Valley #306
Roger and Sarah drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway and stop at an old-fashioned general store in North Carolina. Roger sets up his easel in a quiet valley with a stream in the background.
- KET2 Monday, February 17 at 4:30 pm EST
Hudson River Valley #307
Roger and Sarah go to the Hudson River Valley in New York state where they meet artist James Gurney. Roger and James paint a classic Hudson River scene. Sarah takes the opportunity to talk to James about his work and the creative process.
- KET2 Monday, February 24 at 4:30 pm EST
Grandfather's House #308
Roger paints the garden at a unique summer house in in Ipswich, Mass. built by Sarah's grandfather.
- KET2 Monday, March 3 at 4:30 pm EST
South Haven Lighthouse #309
Sarah and Roger go to Michigan and see the South Haven Lighthouse which Roger paints. Sarah tours the Friends' Good Will tall ship and the Michigan Maritime Museum.
- KET2 Monday, March 10 at 4:30 pm EST
The Watering Can #310
Stop at the studio of water color artist Gary Akers in St. George, Maine where Gary tells Sarah about his love of painting from an early age. Roger and Gary paint summer flowers and a watering can.
- KET2 Monday, March 17, 2014 at 4:30 pm EST
Wooden Boat School #311
Sarah and Roger are invited to the famous Wooden Boat School in Brooklin, Maine. Roger sets up his easel to capture an early morning beachscape.
- KET2 Monday, March 24, 2014 at 4:30 pm EST
Roosevelt and Rufus #312
Visit the downtown of historic St. Augustine, Florida and take a horse drawn carriage ride thru the old city. Roger paints the carriage horse and Sarah talks to the driver who began his career at a very young age.
- KET2 Monday, March 31, 2014 at 4:30 pm EST
Portland Head Lighthouse #313
Spend the day at one of the most photographed lighthouses in the world, Maine's Portland Head Lighthouse. Sarah speaks with the museum director and looks at some artifacts. Roger finds a good view to paint the famous lighthouse structure.
- KET2 Monday, April 7, 2014 at 4:30 pm EDT
Official web site: http://www.paintingandtravel.com/