If you’re an artist, chances are someone has at some point tried to hit you up for some free art. The requests can range from harmless to mildly annoying to straight-up clueless, especially when they don’t take into account the amount of time and effort that goes into a piece of art.
Birmingham, England–based artist Jon Arton has gotten his fair share of these requests, so he decided to have some fun with the people who were sliding into his DMs. As he told Buzzfeed, “I got a little irritated by them and sending a silly picture seemed like a funny idea. It was a bit therapeutic.”
Keep reading to find out how he dealt with the requests (spoiler alert: it’s hilarious).