Esther Marie Versch, West Lafayette, has had her painting "Missionary Buckskin Moccasins" accepted in the Red River Valley International Juried Art Exhibition hosted by the Red River Valley Museum in Vernon, Texas. The art show opens May 7 and runs through June 10.

Mrs. Versch is a member of the Women Artists of the West, National Oil & Acrylic Painters Society, and the Ohio Art League. She paints what inspires her including Western and Native American, still life, local landscape and wildlife. Her paintings are in private collections and in galleries in California, New Mexico and Ohio.