And now, a glimpse into the brilliant mind of... an ARTIST.
"I want people to have a general idea of the relative heights of Cheerleadra and Tedd (with Cheerleadra's boots on, anyway), so I'll show them from a zoomed out, flat angle in panel one."
"Oh no. The basement background looks awful from that angle, and there's too much negative space for just a flat lightgrey with a shadow at the top, or anything like that! What the heck do I do?!"
"Um uh maybe I don't know um..."