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About Digital Art / Professional Community Volunteer Eric ProctorMale/United States Groups :iconcommunityrelations: communityrelations
Bleed and Breed Art
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Deviant for 12 Years
Core Member 'til Hell freezes over
Statistics 592 Deviations 77,192 Comments 3,081,723 Pageviews

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How to suggest

Just hit the "Note" button on my profile page and add the subject: DD Suggestion include the thumb code (or URL) along with the reason why you think the deviant deserves a Daily Deviation.

I may not reply to all suggestions but I do read, consider and appreciate every suggestion :heart:.

Commission Status

Next Kiriban

Deviousness Award

Deviousness Award
An energetic artist who brings a spark of life to all of his creations, Eric Proctor (known by the community as TsaoShin) has spawned some of the most memorable works of art on DeviantART. His Grumpy Cat Disney mashups have been seen and shared far and wide across the internet, and his creative spirit and technical ability are matched only by his good-hearted nature. To many community members, Eric is one of the most friendly individuals to interact with. All of his Journals come with good cheer, gratitude, and positivity, and he takes time to interact and spread good cheer and knowledge into the community.
-awarded December 2014

Here be dragons...

Convention Schedule

Gaylord National Convention Center
National Harbor, MD

Gaylord National Convention Center
National Harbor, MD

Hynes Convention Center
Boston, MA

Sheraton Tysons Hotel
Tysons, VA

Walter E Washington Convention Center
Washington, DC

Balitmore Convention Center
Baltimore, MD

TsaoShin's Video Resources

TsaoShin's Daily Deviations

Given June 6, 2015

Fire Witches
Suggested by Augusata
Featured by KovoWolf
Given October 31, 2014

Bella No
Suggested by Kida-neechan
Featured by Ry-Spirit
Given April 22, 2014

Given September 6, 2013

Given December 22, 2012

Given December 24, 2011

Avatar - I See You
Suggested by 8-BitGirl
Featured by TommyGK
Given April 22, 2011

The Creation of Mario
Suggested by Jace-Z
Featured by rydi1689
Given June 20, 2010

The Duel
Suggested by zayyad1453
Featured by archanN
Given January 30, 2010

Night Flight
Suggested by meihua
Featured by aunjuli
Given June 8, 2009

Fantastic Fan Art Friday - 01-13-2017

Journal Entry: Fri Jan 13, 2017, 1:20 PM

Features by TsaoShin

Fantastic Fan Art Friday

Hello and welcome back to another Friday feature straight from the Fan Art category!  This week we're taking a look at the ukiyo-e influenced fan art by SeanDonnanArt!  These pieces all feature the beautiful wood block print appeal of ukiyo-e while showcasing some familiar favorites.  The bright color, strong lineart, and subtle texture come together wonderfully in each of these incredible works!

The Karp Jumps Through The Dragon's Gate by SeanDonnanArt
The Nine-tailed Fox at the Changing Tree, Oji by SeanDonnanArt
Nightmare by SeanDonnanArt
Great Wave Gyarados by SeanDonnanArt
Tale of Zelda - Wind Waker by SeanDonnanArt
Tale of Zelda - Twilight by SeanDonnanArt
Tale of Zelda - Power by SeanDonnanArt
Ghost Team Ukiyo-e by SeanDonnanArt
Tale of Zelda - Courage by SeanDonnanArt
Tale of Zelda - Wisdom by SeanDonnanArt

Daily Deviation Round Up

Here are the Daily Deviations that I featured this week.  As always, have a great weekend!

Galen Erso by WisesnailArt
Dragon Ball Z by Bosmitze
Commission: Mermail Abyssmegalo by andytantowibelzark
Star Wars by lubo-09
Moana Waialiki : Youtube by Paul-simeon
Look at that! They call this a castle? - Sophie by eamanee


Eric Proctor
Artist | Professional | Digital Art
United States

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is Backseat Drawing
A: Backseat Drawing is a show I'm part of that streams live on Twitch and has episodes on YouTube. It's an art and pop culture show with a focus on digital painting. It's meant to be entertaining and educational by way of comedy and fun.

Watch our show live on Twitch every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday:
Watch our archive on YouTube:

Q: What programs/tools do you use?
A: Adobe Photoshop CC and a Wacom Cintiq 24HD.
Q: How long have you been drawing? Did you go to school for art?
A: I have a BA in Studio Art and focused primarily in traditional painting until 2002. I made the switch to digital painting shortly after.
Q: Do you work professionally as an artist?
A: I am a conceptual illustrator and designer for a research laboratory.
Q: How long does it take you to make a drawing?
A: It can take anywhere from 4-25 hours to make a drawing depending on the complexity. My Pokédex drawings generally take 40 minutes.
Q: Do you use custom brushes in Photoshop? Can I have them?
A: Download my full brush set here:
Q: Do you do any tutorials?
A: Yes! I am as transparent with my process as possible. Please visit my resource gallery for tutorials, step by steps, and brushes:… I also have lots of video resources on my YouTube:
Q: Do you do commissions?
A: Yes I do – please check my commission schedule for availability:
Q: Do you draw requests?
A: I’m sorry, my schedule is extremely tight and I do not draw requests.
Q: Can I use your art for my Facebook cover, art feature, etc?
A: Sharing my artwork is perfectly fine as long as folks aren't trying to sell it or take credit for it. Giving me a credit shout out and link back to my dA page is always appreciated!
Q: Can I buy prints, shirts, etc of your artwork?
A: Yes! You can either catch me at a few of the east coast conventions where I sell my work or head over to my online stores:……

I'm a DeviantArt Community Volunteer for Fan Art. For information regarding suggesting Daily Deviations, please see this post:

Complete FAQ here:

For commercial commissions, work offers, and permission to display my work in commercial media outlets please contact me at: tsaoshin[at]


Backseat Drawing records our YouTube episodes live tonight at 8PM ET!  Join us at
Game stream starts at 8PM ET!  We're continuing our Outlast play through!  Please be advised that the game is super spoopy so sit this one out if you are bothered by loud noises and spoop!
Art 'n Chill stream starts now!  Join me from 1-5 PM ET on
Backseat Drawing is live at 6PM ET!  Going to be continuing the Stitch 'n Pets drawing tonight :)
Hello, Friday the 13th stream!  I'll be starting early tonight: 7 PM ET on


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SorueDuelustJJune Featured By Owner 15 minutes ago  Hobbyist Filmographer
DracoPhobos Featured By Owner 5 hours ago  Student Filmographer
hey don't worry about the note on the gallery issue, I figured it out
Synder18 Featured By Owner 1 day ago  New Deviant
I was wondering if I can suggest things to you for you to draw would that be okay?
TsaoShin Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Professional Digital Artist
You're more than welcome to suggest but I can't promise to draw them due to a busy schedule!
Linekotsi Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Student General Artist
I really like your work! I can look at them for a long time. They are beautiful! :)
TsaoShin Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you so much! Happy you like my stuff :D
Galarixk Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Hey Kappa Kappa Hey Kappa Kappa Hey
TsaoShin Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Professional Digital Artist
Gray face no space!
GreenyTheDragon Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Student Digital Artist
I have something for chu 
.:Wereric:. by GreenyTheDragon
TsaoShin Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Professional Digital Artist
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