“Did you ever see a snowflake so special it stopped being a snowflake?”
Steven Knight Weissman [1968, California - U.S.A.], cartoonist. Weissman (also known as “Ribs”) has written and drawn comics for Fantagraphics Books, Nickelodeon Magazine, Last Gasp, Marvel Entertainment (for whom he created the "Mini-Marvels" series) and numerous other publishers/publications. He won the Harvey Kurtzman Award for “Best New Talent” in 1998 with his acclaimed, ongoing series, Yikes. Featuring an assortment of genuinely charming and idiosyncratic characters – including Li’l Bloody, Pullapart Boy, “Sweet” Chubby Cheeks and Kid Medusa – Yikes has been collected into several books; among them Chewing Gum In Church, Champs and Chocolate Cheeks.