Ted calls Lake Worth, Florida his home and is currently the President and co-owner of a not-for-profit school, The New Studio for the Visual Arts in Jupiter, Florida where he teaches watercolor, oil and acrylic painting, pastels and plein air painting. Ted was formerly the Chair of Painting and Drawing at the Lighthouse Art Center Museum and School of Art in Tequesta, Florida. He coordinates and conducts domestic and international plein air painting workshops in Massachusetts, Maine, Italy, and France.
Ted was the chair and coordinator of the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Annual Lighthouse Art Centers Plein Air Festival in Tequesta/Jupiter Florida. The event brings 50 nationally recognized professional artists from across the county and Europe to compete for $10,000 in prize awards.