Art exhibit

The wheat art of Marian Vavra, Rose Hill, will be on display at the Lee Dam Center for Fine Art, Marysville, during October, starting with an artist reception Oct. 12.

Marian Vavra, Rose Hill, is one of 20 wheat weavers in Kansas. Her designs are intricate and elegant, yet crafted out of simple wheat. She creates crosses, jewelry, ornaments and baskets.

Her straw art will be on display at the Lee Dam Center for Fine Art, Marysville, throughout October. The exhibition opens with a reception to meet the artist from 9 to 11 a.m. Oct. 12. A complimentary breakfast will be served. Vavra will also demonstrate her technique during the reception.