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.
16" x 12" Oil on Linen
Heart of the Lakes Triathlon
Annual Poster Released