Comics Illustrator of the Week: Yuko Shimizu

Comics Illustrator of the Week: Yuko Shimizu

Featured Art(top):   The Highest House #2 Cover A(2018)

Origin:  Yuko Shimizu is an accomplished illustrator with an impressive list of clients(Playboy, Microsoft, Newsweek, Target, etc.) who also serves as an instructor at the School of Visual Arts. She’s best known in comics for her work on the long running DC/Vertigo series The Unwritten.

Base of Operations:  New York, NY

Media:  pen/ink, digital paints

Credits:  Little Nemo: Dream Another Dream, Sandman: Dream Hunters, Sex Criminals, and many more!

Links: :: @yukoart

For more comics related art, you can follow me on my website – Andy Yates

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Author:Andy Yates

Andy is a freelance illustrator, and animator. He writes about comics at See his work at

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2 Comments on “Comics Illustrator of the Week: Yuko Shimizu”

  1. March 28, 2018 at 6:24 pm #

    Definitely a classic artist. Drawns in a very personal style that is so easily recognisable. You gatta loveher style!! She most definitely kicks some serious ass (in a very sexy feminine way too!)

  2. March 30, 2018 at 8:19 pm #

    One of my favorite living artists.


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