Music Well – Dosia McKay, Composer, Painter, Writer

Reflections on Art and Life

I am an Exhibitionist

I am no psychologist, but sometimes I think that our adult years are only meant to be spent resolving our childhood dramas and fulfilling our infantile dreams. Why do I … Continue reading

January 22, 2015 · 4 Comments

Custom Portrait

Have you ever had a portrait drawn? Would you like to surprise a loved one with a unique gift? Commission a custom portrait and I will prepare one of a … Continue reading

January 17, 2015 · 1 Comment

New 3-Dimensional Music

If I have been quiet recently, it’s because I am working intently on new music. It’s a large-scale innovative project whose harmonic progression and formal design resembles some of my … Continue reading

January 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Custom Portrait Painting / Drawing in Oil, Acrylic, Watercolor, Pencil or Ink

Chances are you are not going to get what you really want for Christmas. So why not treat yourself to a portrait of yourself or a loved one? https://www.etsy.com/listing/215521422/custom-portrait-painting-drawing-oil

December 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Predominant Impulse – Abstract Art – Acrylics on Canvas

Predominant Impulse – Acrylics on canvas http://tinyurl.com/macaums

December 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Shedding – Old Feathers Fall Away With Old Fears

“Shedding” – Old feathers fall away with old fears. http://tinyurl.com/nr4mobn I created this series of paintings in 2007 while I was working as a technical illustrator for patent attorneys. By … Continue reading

December 8, 2014 · 1 Comment

Awakening – New Media Painting

No matter how hard I try, I can’t get away from color. I have to restrain myself not to turn the saturation all the way up. I think I know … Continue reading

November 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

New Music and Graphics Hardware – A Tablet

A new baby, or rather big daddy – Wacom Intuos Pro tablet. I have had it for about three weeks and love it. I have been using it for music … Continue reading

November 28, 2014 · 1 Comment

Prints of my Artwork on Saatchi Art

I am bringing my earlier digital works back to life on Saatchi Art. Please visit and share my gallery: http://www.saatchiart.com/dosiamckay

November 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

Calliope – New Painting with a Musical Theme

Calliope – hand-drawn digital pencil and ink. Available as a giclee print on paper. I am setting up my print shop and would like to gauge your interest in acquiring … Continue reading

November 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

New Painting / Drawing with Musical Theme

A detail of a new painting / drawing I am working on. This one will have a musical theme.

November 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Are You a True Artist?

I see these inspirational articles floating all around me, forcing me to examine my artistic direction and stripping my soul to bare bone. Are you a true artist? – they … Continue reading

April 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Vasily Kandinsky – It’s Only Art. Or Is It?

“Every work comes into being in the same way as the cosmos – by means of catastrophes… The creation of the work of art is the creation of the world.” … Continue reading

January 5, 2010 · 2 Comments
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