Did you ever actually try to follow along with Bob Ross on The Joy of Painting. While he makes painting look effortless I imagine it isn’t quite so easy. Mashable has an extremely charming series, The Bob Ross Challenge, where they have comedians and actors try their hand.
Just how easy is it to keep up with ‘Joy of Painting’ master Bob Ross? We asked these comedians to try their hand at following along with the simple steps and soothing sounds of the boss himself. Will they have their brush with greatness?
Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.
Have an amazing project to share? The Electronics Show and Tell is every Wednesday at 7pm ET! To join, head over to YouTube and check out the show’s live chat – we’ll post the link there.