Pastel artists reflect on light

ARTS-McQuiston_IntotheShadesObserver courtesy photo

Works by Williston artist Maria McQuiston — including ‘Into the Shade,’ seen above — are featured in a new pastel exhibition called ‘Threads of Light.’ The exhibit, which also features works by artist Jane Petrillo, will hang at the Emile A. Gruppe Gallery in Jericho through April 24. An artists’ reception will be held Sunday, April 3 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.