Bob Ross gained recognition as the host of The Joy of Painting, a program that ran from 1983 to 1995 on PBS. He gained an even larger fanbase post-humorously, with viewers flocking to his unwavering optimism and witty banter with the audience. In honor of his birthday, October 29th, we're celebrating this prolific television figure by taking a peek at 15 of the best Bob Ross tattoos Instagram has to offer. Take a look at the beautiful and badass tattoos in the gallery below, then let us know your thoughts on the ink in the comments section.