I am finally getting more comfortable with boy layouts. The last few I've done have come together more easily and I am much happier with the results. (It's only taken me a year!)
Here is the sketch by scrapbaby! sketches
(I went with circles instead of squares to mimic the photo better.)
I made the hand stitching very loose for dimension - and I like it!
Paper: My Minds Eye "Alphabet Soup Boy"
Distress Ink: Tim Holtz "barn door" and "tea dye"
Embroidery Floss: DMC #350
Title: American Crafts Thickers "Poolside"
3" circle punch: Marvy Uchida
Pen: Bic Mark It
Thanks for looking! I appreciate your comments!