Deirdre McCay: Artist | Teacher | Shamanic Practitioner

Deirdre McCay is a well known & established visual artist and teacher who has been
living and working in Montreal for more than 4 decades.

About The Artist


Full time visual artist and teacher for more than 4 decades.


Full-time visual artist and teacher for more than 4 decades, Deirdre McCay began her painting career in Boston, Mass. during her studies toward a Bachelor or Fine Arts degree at …

Artist Vision

My work attempts to communicate the energy and light I feel emanating from nature. Careful observations of the natural world become fused with my dreams, visions and intuitions in the …


Latest news

Celtic Montreal

Deirdre was invited to exhibit her work at this year’s Montreal Celtic Society convention. She created for the occasion a series of crow paintings which are often a part of …

Drawing as Meditation

This course offers students a method of drawing that does not put the emphasis on technique. Instead, the hand is trained to follow the eye by drawing without looking at …

Oil Pastel Workshops

These workshops are designed for oil painters who are looking for a way to do colour studies for paintings without organizing all the equipment necessary to work in oil paint. …