Here at ComicsAlliance, we value our readership and are always open to what the masses of Internet readers have to say. That's why we've given Senior Writer Chris Sims the punishment pleasure of stepping into the grand tradition of the Answer Man as he responds to your reader questions!
Q: Chris, how do I approach a comic artist, in a most polite way, to draw a simple topless girl?
A: As illustrated above in Stuart Immonen's incredible "50 Reasons To Stop Doing Sketches at Cons" strip -- a sadly out-of-print must-read for anyone planning on hitting up a comic convention -- asking for artwork of an erotic nature can be a tricky proposition. Normally, when you buy a piece of art, it's assumed that you're going to hang it on the wall or put it in a portfolio,