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North Plains library hosts Radtkes work

by: COURTESY PHOTO - Morning Rays are among the collection of paintings by Timothy Radtke being featured at the North Plains Library through the end of February. Radtke is a North Plains resident.“I love the process of creating,” said North Plains artist Timothy Radtke, “and for me, one of the purest ways that I can participate in this process is through painting.”

Inspired by images he sees in nature, Radtke paints in oils. Many of his paintings are on display at the North Plains Library now through the month of February.

A reception in his honor is scheduled for Friday, Jan. 10, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The public is invited to the free event to meet the artist and learn more about his work.Timothy Radtke's paintings will be on display at the North Plains Library. A reception will be held Friday.

“I want my art to be enjoyed by others in the world and in this community,” Radtke said. “The best part about painting is that in the end I have something that I can share with others. Seeing other people enjoy them for the first time inspires me to continue with paint on my hands and a sketchbook in my pocket.”

Timothy RadtkeLibrary hours are 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., Monday through Wednesday and 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. The library is closed on Sunday.

The library is located at 31360 N.W. Commercial St. in North Plains. For more information, call 503-647-5051.

Timothy Radtke



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