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Deviant for 12 Years
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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.

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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

Baltimore Convention Center
Baltimore, MD

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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 - 09-23-2016

Journal Entry: Fri Sep 23, 2016, 8:11 AM

Features by TsaoShin

Big Bang by Exileden

Fantastic Fan Art Friday

Hello! Welcome back to another Friday Feature full of beautiful Fan Art!  I'm doubling up on features this week since there wasn't a feature last Friday :)

Today we're taking a look at traditional artwork!  Acrylic, watercolor, pen, pencil, and oils, these artists all shine in their own mediums.  Let's take a look at these incredible traditionally made fan pieces!

The Original One by ShadeofShinon
Aragorn by ssava
His wolves by kimberly80
Sora by Mavoly
Sabotage by bezzalair
Elwing sketh by kimberly80
The Khaleesi by DavidDebBrave by DanielGovar
Spirited Away by Calmality
Star Wars Celebration V by roberthendricksonCall Me Harley by DavidDeb
Napstablook by miyu96
He is the Captain by StarKite1
Jiji's Delivery Service by Cinnamoron
Alolan Vulpix by ShinePawArt
Overwatch - Winston by Abstractmusiq
Predator by PsychoSlaughterman
Totoro :) by snowmarite
Lion by kenket

Daily Deviation Round Up

Here are the Daily Deviations that I featured over the last 2 weeks.  As always, have a great weekend, everyone!

Dragon Ball fanart by Benlo
Ghost Rider by kamiyamark
Poloma! by BastaMarcin
zero by wizyakuza
Steven Universe: Blue Diamond by Kholouz
(animated) K-K-K-KYYYLOOOO RENNN by Malfey
Gearhead by APetrie74
The Princess Bride by jdelgado
Sailor Moon by artauxeo
TMNT! by geeshin
Yoda Fan Art by NestStrix
Mysterious things by kowan
Posion Ivy by tudvaseva-sasha
League of legends Arcade by MgnZ


Backseat Drawing/Gaming officially kicks off tonight!  We are streaming tonight at 8PM EST! Join us as I draw while Josh plays Undertale for some split screen goodness!  There will be japes aplenty!
Backseat Drawing is live tonight at 8PM EST! Alistair joins us as we draw Jigglypuff and Wigglytuff!
Backseat Drawing streams tonight at 8PM EST! Join us at We are working on a Wereric drawing tonight!
Hey there! Casual stream on if you want to come watch me draw while Josh plays Undertale :)
A very special Backseat Drawing streams tonight at 8PM EST with special guest artist Flying-Fox! Join us at We will be drawing Pokemon From Memory!


Eric Proctor
Artist | Professional | Digital Art
United States

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What programs/tools do you use?
A: Adobe Photoshop CS5 and CC, 9x12 Wacom Intuos 4, and a Wacom 24HD Cintiq.
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.
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: I have some resources in my gallery on my process and I have written tutorials for Fantasy Artist Magazine. I also have lots of video resources:
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:……
Q: What breed is your black cat?
A: Grendel is a Highland Lynx. His tail is naturally short, his ears are curled, and he has 26 toes. He's basically a miniature black bear. You can see videos of him on youtube:

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WickusE Featured By Owner 8 hours ago  New Deviant Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Your artwork is absolutely enchanting, never before have my senses beheld such mastery of art! Such incredible colour pallets and hillarious subjects (grumpy cat almost killed me with laughter :D). You have a God given talent and I am glad people like you exist!!
buttsqaures Featured By Owner 13 hours ago
Hello there. Do you watch mlp?
HarryOsborn-Art Featured By Owner 22 hours ago  Student Digital Artist
Thanks for the DD! Means a lot <3
TsaoShin Featured By Owner 13 hours ago  Professional Digital Artist
No problem! Congrats!
MaxellCooper52 Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Professional Digital Artist
Nice Work

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TsaoShin Featured By Owner 13 hours ago  Professional Digital Artist
Thanks so much!
L0llyKat Featured By Owner 1 day ago  New Deviant
Do u know when the next live stream is??
TsaoShin Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Professional Digital Artist
It's actually tonight!  We're live at 8PM EST time :)
L0llyKat Featured By Owner 1 day ago  New Deviant
Aww I think I'll miss it, but oh well =3
L0llyKat Featured By Owner 1 day ago  New Deviant
Hello there <3
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