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About Digital Art / Professional Community Volunteer Eric ProctorMale/United States Groups :iconcommunityrelations: communityrelations
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Deviant for 14 Years
Core Member 'til Hell freezes over
Statistics 833 Deviations 96,889 Comments 3,796,630 Pageviews

Newest Deviations

How to Paint Eye Shines by TsaoShin How to Paint Eye Shines :icontsaoshin:TsaoShin 680 20 151 - Mew by TsaoShin 151 - Mew :icontsaoshin:TsaoShin 2,556 242 150 - Mewtwo by TsaoShin 150 - Mewtwo :icontsaoshin:TsaoShin 2,095 170 149 - Dragonite by TsaoShin 149 - Dragonite :icontsaoshin:TsaoShin 1,949 104 148 - Dragonair by TsaoShin 148 - Dragonair :icontsaoshin:TsaoShin 2,813 172 147 - Dratini by TsaoShin 147 - Dratini :icontsaoshin:TsaoShin 2,812 252 Rosey Wereric by TsaoShin Rosey Wereric :icontsaoshin:TsaoShin 1,220 82 146 - Moltres by TsaoShin 146 - Moltres :icontsaoshin:TsaoShin 2,100 133 145 - Zapdos by TsaoShin 145 - Zapdos :icontsaoshin:TsaoShin 2,459 141 144 - Articuno by TsaoShin 144 - Articuno :icontsaoshin:TsaoShin 7,700 461 143 - Snorlax by TsaoShin 143 - Snorlax :icontsaoshin:TsaoShin 1,630 92 142 - Aerodactyl by TsaoShin 142 - Aerodactyl :icontsaoshin:TsaoShin 1,575 105 How to Paint a Snow Background in Photoshop by TsaoShin How to Paint a Snow Background in Photoshop :icontsaoshin:TsaoShin 834 23 Dawn Friends by TsaoShin Dawn Friends :icontsaoshin:TsaoShin 2,218 148 141 - Kabutops by TsaoShin 141 - Kabutops :icontsaoshin:TsaoShin 1,475 82 140 - Kabuto by TsaoShin 140 - Kabuto :icontsaoshin:TsaoShin 1,856 161

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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

Oh, you!

Convention Schedule

Gaylord National Convention Center
National Harbor, MD

Gaylord National Convention Center
National Harbor, MD

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

Japan Vacation

Journal Entry: Thu Feb 15, 2018, 6:54 AM




News by TsaoShin

Japan Vacation

Hey, everyone! I'll be in Japan until February 27th so I'll be a lot slower on responding to comments and notes! I'll be updating daily on my instagram account with doodles from my trip if you want to follow along with what I'm doing: www.instagram.com/tsaoshin/


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TsaoShin
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: www.twitch.tv/tsaoshin
Watch our archive on YouTube: www.youtube.com/tsaoshin
Join our community on Discord: discordapp.com/invite/backseat…


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: fav.me/d8ez5jr
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: tsaoshin.deviantart.com/galler… I also have lots of video resources on my YouTube: www.youtube.com/tsaoshin
Q: Do you do commissions?
A: Yes I do – please check my commission schedule for availability: fav.me/d5b7csr
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:
society6.com/TsaoShin
www.teepublic.com/user/TsaoShi…
www.inkedgaming.com/collection…

I'm a DeviantArt Community Volunteer for Fan Art. For information regarding suggesting Daily Deviations, please see this post: fav.me/d9ioq03

Complete FAQ here: fav.me/d6oyo4e

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

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:iconkida-neechan:
Kida-neechan Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
4475 pageviews to go FOREVER WAITING 
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:iconashwolfie-2017:
Ashwolfie-2017 Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Student Digital Artist
Ok im sorry but im OBSESSED with your Pokemon drawings!
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:iconhatori0322:
hatori0322 Featured By Owner 2 days ago
Thank you so much  for Daily Deviation!I appreciate it.
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:iconaskshadowriolu:
AskShadowRiolu Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Student Traditional Artist
May I request something, please? I'll do something for you!
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:iconforrust:
forrust Featured By Owner 4 days ago  New Deviant Hobbyist Traditional Artist
loving your stuff
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:icontsaoshin:
TsaoShin Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Professional Digital Artist
Thanks so much! Really appreciate it!
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:iconozonefruit:
OzoneFruit Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Your stuff is so awesome!!! :O You got yourself a new watcher! ^^
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:icontsaoshin:
TsaoShin Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you - so happy you like my work!
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:iconspongyboy17:
SpongyBoy17 Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Hobbyist General Artist
Happy Valentine's Day!!!:D
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:icontsaoshin:
TsaoShin Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you!
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:iconspongyboy17:
SpongyBoy17 Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Hobbyist General Artist
welcome!:)
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:icontheikranrider77:
TheIkranRider77 Featured By Owner 5 days ago  Hobbyist Writer
Happy Valentine's, Tsaoshin.
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:icontsaoshin:
TsaoShin Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you so much!
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:iconrin-bin-art:
rin-bin-art Featured By Owner 6 days ago  New Deviant Hobbyist Digital Artist
dAYUM U GUDD SON
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:icontsaoshin:
TsaoShin Featured By Owner 5 days ago  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you so much!
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:iconrin-bin-art:
rin-bin-art Featured By Owner 5 days ago  New Deviant Hobbyist Digital Artist
^w^ no prob! oh btw you just earned yourself a well deserved watch.
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:iconprywinko:
Prywinko Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2018  Professional Digital Artist
Wow! Thank you so much  for Daily Deviation!Squee! GIF Star vs. the Forces of Evil -  Yay! 
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:icontsaoshin:
TsaoShin Featured By Owner 5 days ago  Professional Digital Artist
No problem! Congrats!
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:iconrosesparrow:
RoseSparrow Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2018  Hobbyist Photographer
Hi there - sorry to bother you but is the group 'Fan-Art-World' still active? :)
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:icontsaoshin:
TsaoShin Featured By Owner 5 days ago  Professional Digital Artist
Yup! It's still active!
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:iconrosesparrow:
RoseSparrow Featured By Owner 5 days ago  Hobbyist Photographer
So I see :D - thanks very much for accepting my deviations and getting back to me :hug:
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:iconazll:
AZLL Featured By Owner Feb 7, 2018   Digital Artist
Thank you for choosing to Daily Deviation.
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:icontsaoshin:
TsaoShin Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2018  Professional Digital Artist
No problem - congrats!
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:iconvigilantedragonlady:
VigilanteDragonLady Featured By Owner Feb 7, 2018  Hobbyist General Artist
YOUR ART IS SO AMAZING YOU ARE THE BEST!!!!! ♡♡♡
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:icontsaoshin:
TsaoShin Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2018  Professional Digital Artist
Aww thank you so much! :D  I appreciate it!
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