Leda Zawacki is an independent comic book artist. She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2007. She also studied comics at the Independent Publishing Resource Center in Portland Oregon and received a certificate from their Comics Program in 2011. Her comics explore themes of mythologies, fantastical creatures, and empowered women. She recently teamed up with Tinto Press to release her new graphic novel, Little Gods. She currently lives in Minneapolis with her wife, Mari, and their Yorkies, Hugo and Lucas.