Don K. Rogers

Don K. Rogers

Don K. Rogers

  • B.A., Bob Jones University
  • B.F.A., Columbus College of Art
  • M.F.A., Savannah College of Art and Design
First year at SCAD:


Attended the Nathan Fowkes Color Concepts for Painters workshop at the Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art in Los Angeles; Plein-air workshop with National Gallery Chief Conservator Ross Merrill; Illustrators Academy, seven-week course taught by Mark English, John English, Brent Watkinson, Sterling Hundely, George Pratt, Gary Kelly, Anita Kuntz and C.F. Payne, completed 7 assignments under the faculty's direction; Barnstone Studios, nine-week summer session, instructor Myron Barnstone, five courses: Figure Drawing I and II, Drawing I, Oil Painting and Portrait

Awards, recognition and honors

Plein-air painting accepted into the Richmond Illustration Club, Two-man show at the Desoto Row Gallery, Blue Lincoln and Castro illustration accepted into the Society of Illustrators Illustration West 48 Competition and both images are posted on the SILA website, illustration accepted into Graphis, Gold and Silver ADDYs


New York Society of Illustrators, Guild of Natural Science Illustrators, International Society of Acrylic Painters and Plein-Air Painters of the Low Country

Publications and presentations

United Airlines, Peachtree Software, Ballantine Books, Wendy's, Boston Globe, McDonald's Restaurants, Coca-Cola, Eucalyptus Tree Studios, Pittsburgh/Savannah Ballet, Strachen Shipping Company, British Airways, Exxon Petroleum Products, Cabbage Patch, Anheuser-Bush, Moody Press, Sylvania, Peachtree Publishers, 7-Up, Southern Baptist Convention, Six Flags, Proctor and Gamble and GTE

Previous Positions

Freelance artist

On the Web

Courses Taught

  • ILLU 200 Drawing and Design for Illustration
  • ILLU 205 Illustration Materials and Techniques I
  • ILLU 215 Introduction to Illustration
  • ILLU 331 The Art of Caricature
  • ILLU 342 Acrylic Techniques
  • ILLU 362 Applied Color Systems for Wildlife/Field Studies
  • ILLU 727 Illustration Concepts and Composition
  • ILLU 735 Illustration Markets