Ted Rose is an artist, art educator and consultant who has worked in colleges and universities for over 25 years. Having worked as a full-time painter, Ted Rose has over 100 works in corporate collections, including the collections of several Fortune 500 companies.Rose has had 21 solo exhibits in seven states and four international exhibitions. Rose is the author of Discovering Drawing, a textbook for beginning drawing classes used throughout the United States. It is currently in its third edition. He holds the Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, and a Masters of Education degree from Edinboro University.

                    "Blues Tapestry"

                     Acrylic 4' x 5'

Rose has taught in the Tennessee Governor’s School for the Arts and the Tennessee Arts Academy; he is active in numerous art education and professional art organizations. Ted is presently the Chair of the Art department at Cumberland University in Lebanon, TN. His art portrays a wide range of painting and drawing techniques, from highly detailed works to more creative and abstract pieces.