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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

Draw 'o Ween

Journal Entry: Thu Oct 1, 2015, 6:17 PM

Giveaway by TsaoShin

Draw 'o Ween Giveaway

It's time for another giveaway!  I will give away 1 A Few of My Favorite Things Mug from my society6 shop!  Item listing and details:…

fav-things-mug by TsaoShin
What a mug!


Banner-halloween by TsaoShin

In order to enter this giveaway, you'll have to draw a spooOOOooky or gooOOOoofy monster by using the table below:
Drawtober by TsaoShin
Nothing fancy is necessary!  This is all for fun!  Once you finish your monster masterpiece, post it in a comment in this journal thread to enter the giveaway!
  • I will ship a "A Few of My Favorite Things" mug from my society6 shop to 1 winner
  • Winner will be announced October 10, 2015 at 8 PM EST
  • Limit one entry per person
  • I will notify the winner via a deviantART note
  • Please note: This contest is not based on skill!!  Winner will be chosen at random (!

How do I enter?

  • Draw a monster using the above table for theme assignment.
  • Post your finished monster in the comment thread to this journal. 
  • The winner will need to be ok with giving me an address so I can ship the mug!  The mug ships from society6!
  • Not in the US? No problem - society6 ships international!
Please remember, this is not based on skill so please feel free to enter!  This is about making fun, funny, or crazy monsters!  Also if you end up with something lame like "flying bat" feel free to use the first letter of your last name, DeviantArt name, or simply pick the one you'd prefer to do!

Thanks for all of your support and good luck in the giveaway!

Features by TsaoShin

And now on to some AMAZING fanart features!

Little Explorer by TechnophiIia
Little Explorer by TechnophiIia

Tsaoshin - Grendel Icon by N4YURivers  // Tsaoshin Fan Art by N4YU
Grendel and Rivers by N4YU 

Gift To Tsaoshin by IzaPug
Gift to TsaoShin by IzaPug

Cute Squad - WIP by BubblezwithaZ
Cute Squad by BubblezwithaZ

(gift) Put Em' Up!! by TheAnthroPony
Put Em' Up!! by TheAnthroPony


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:

Complete FAQ here:

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

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

Convention Schedule

Baltimore Convention Center
Baltimore, MD

Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel
Washington, DC

Here be dragons...


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Lostweeaboo Featured By Owner 15 hours ago
I love the way you shade your art! its got a unique touch to it! Good job.
TsaoShin Featured By Owner 4 hours ago  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you so much! Happy you like it!
NightFuryTrainer13 Featured By Owner 18 hours ago  New Deviant
Love your HTTYD and Grumpy Disney artworks! 
TsaoShin Featured By Owner 4 hours ago  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you very much :D
Raimbow656 Featured By Owner 20 hours ago  New Deviant Student Digital Artist
Woul you mind making an icon for me?
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