I was looking through the sprites on www.spriters-resource.com to see if I could find some good ideas for another project, when I saw that there were new sprites added for Spy vs Spy. I checked them out, and as I was looking over them I came up with a great idea for another entry into the Back to School/Life Lessons challenge that I had previously entered the Oregon Trail binder cover for.
I quickly came up with a pattern and ran to the local hobby store to buy a few supplies with the last few dollar I had until payday. This only took me a week to make and it came out pretty awesome. It was made on 18-count Aida with 2 strands of floss.
Here is my progress on day one: