Meaning of “Eshi(絵師)”
“Eshi(絵師)” means a painter or an illustrator or artist. It means a person who draw.
“E(絵)” means picture or drawing or painting or illustrations. “Shi(師)” means a kind of specialist.
This is not a slang but an old word, but these days many people use this word and it sounds otaku just a bit.
A: A lot of eshi(絵師) tweet about the auto-create painting AI.
B: I know. I’m worried about it. Do you think AI will take over their job?
A: I don’t know…