Images of all paintings copyrighted by Minnesota artist Jim Rataczak © 2012
June 2013---Magazine Cover Double! Jim's paintings featured on two different magazine covers in one month.
September 2013---Jim's sketches included in the "Something Sketchy" Exhibit going on now through December 29, 2013 at the Bell Museum of Natural History, Minneapolis, MN.
February 2014--Drawing Birds Workshop. University of Minnesota Bell Museum of Natural History. Jim teaches a three-day workshop on drawing birds.
January 11-February 23--Over twenty of Jim's original paintings, plus dozens of his field sketches, were exhibited in "From the Field--Bird Paintings by Jim Rataczak" at the Bell Museum of Natural History, in conjunction with their hugely successful Audubon and the Art of Birds exhibit.
Heart of the Lakes Triathlon
Annual Poster Released