Halflings don’t have facial hair. And humans don’t have pointy ears. This is obviously a picture of a half-elf.The problem with drawing halflings is, if you don't start futzing about with the ratios, they basically look like a human. Unless there's something in the art that makes you realize the scale - human sized furniture or an actual human - how would you know that that's a halfling?
I mean, this is basically a human:
So, while I understand the distaste for wonky looking halflings, how exactly do we make them not look like humans?