Our friend, award-winning comic book artist Dean Rankine, has created a spine-tingling sketch of Demon Slayer’s Nezuko Kamado… that kawaii demon-sibling of Tanjiro’s!
Have your markers/pens at the ready, check out the videos, and learn how to make your own Nezuko bad-ime: if you dare…
Happy Sister’s Day!
Let us know on our social channels the character you’d like Dean to sketch next time!
About Dean Rankine
Even though he’s the star of this ‘bad-ime’ drawing series, Dean is actually excellent at drawing.
Dean Rankine is a comic book artist and writer best known for his work on Simpsons Comics.
Dean’s credits include; Simpsons Comics #180, #182, #183, #184, #186, #200, #211, #225, #228, #231, #233, #234, #238, #240, Futurama Comics #62, Bongo’s Two One-Shot Wonders in One #1, Bart Simpson’s Pal, Milhouse #1, Simpsons Winter Wingding #7, #10, Bongo Comics Free-For-All 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017 & 2018, The Malevolent Mr. Burns #1, Bart Simpson Comics #78, #80, #82, #83, #87, #89, #91, #94, #95, #98, #99, The Greatest Bartman Stories Ever Told #1, Jimbo Jones #1, The Mighty Moe Szyslak #1, Krusty the Clown #1, Chief Wiggum’s Felonious Funnies #1 and The Simpsons’ Treehouse of Horror’ #23 (Bongo Comics).
He’s contributed work to; Rick and Morty and Invader Zim #40 (Oni Press), Oggy and the Cockroaches #1, #2, #3, Underdog and Pals #2, #3, Rocky and Bullwinkle : As Seen On TV #1, #2, Laurel and Hardy and Laurel and Hardy Meet The Three Stooges #1 (American Mythology), The Hellboy Winter Special 2016 (Dark Horse), Skottie Young’s I Hate Fairyland #13 (Image), KAIJUnior (GOOF!), The Beano and The Dandy (DC Thomson), Zombie Tramp Does the Holidays and Cougar and Cub #5 (Action Lab) and Australian MAD Magazine (Next Media).
Dean is currently illustrating Timmy the Ticked-Off Pony series – written by Magda Szubanski. And illustrated the Funny Thing Happened to Simon Sidebottom series and On The First Day of School (Scholastic), The Mad Scientist (Pearson), the Stuff Happens series, A Lot of Stuff Happens omnibus and Morris Gleitzman’s Extra Time and Help Around the House (Penguin Random House). He also contributed illustrations to Bartman: The Superhero’s Handbook (Matt Groening Productions).
He’s the creator of the Ledger Award winning Itty Bitty Bunnies in Rainbow Pixie Candy Land #1, #2, #3, #4, #5, #6 and Itty Bitty Bunnies: Cavalcade of Contraband (TPB) and Friendgasm (TPB) published through Action Lab.
Dean also wrote and illustrated; Baby’s First Exorcism, Poetry of the Geek and My Dad is an Animal (Popsicle Press).
And (would you believe) he’s one of the massive group of artists who currently hold the Guinness World Record for the ‘Most Contributors to a Published Comic Book’.
Dean is a ‘Role Model’ with Books in Homes (A national program that provides access to books-of-choice to children and families living in low socio-economic conditions.)
He’s also one third of the Ogre’s Basement Podcast.
When he’s not drawing, Dean likes to eat pizza, play Dungeons and Dragons, and watch cat videos.