Rina Piccolo is a Canadian cartoonist originally from Toronto. She began her career as a comic artist in 1989, and published her early work in the magazine Comic Relief in the early 1990s. Since 2000, she is one of the six female comic artists who make the newspaper strip 'Six Chix'. Each woman draws the strip on a different day (Rina on Wednesday) and they alternate on Sundays. The other original members are Isabella Bannerman, Margaret Shulock, Kathryn LeMieux, Ann Telnaes and Stephanie Piro.
In 2002, Rina Piccolo also created her own syndicated newspaper strip, 'Tina's Groove', about a wity waitress. In May 2010, Piccolo started an online comic strip, 'Velia, Dear'. Several collections of her work have appeared, such as 'Stand Back, I Think I'm Gonna Laugh', 'Kicking The Habit', and 'Rina's Big Book Of Sex Cartoons'. She has also created drawings for books, cartoon anthologies, greeting cards and magazines, including Parade and The New Yorker.