Missy Kulik is an illustrator, cartoonist, zine maker, artist, and crafter. Originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, she relocated to Athens, Georgia in 2002. Currently she works as a surface designer and graphic designer for a leading company in the gift industry. Past clients have included Athens Magazine, Venus Magazine, Sassy Baby toys, and Pittsburgh City Paper. She has also worked with a number of national and international independent artists, musicians, and writers for various projects. Missy also draws a popular comic strip called Tofu Baby which appears each week in the Flagpole Magazine – Athens leading news and entertainment weekly. Her comic Dork Lifestyle can be read each month on the culture blog Fierce and Nerdy. Her comics have been featured in Friends with LuLu comic anthologies, Not My Small Diary comic books, and various self published zines.