My dear friend Sara Martin made the most amazing presents for her yearly holiday party. Everyone at the party received their very own Paint by Number portrait, painted by Sara and her husband, Kory.
Sara shared this software with me which would be great for embroidery and needlepoint too: Paint By Numbers 2005
And here is a history of the Paint by Number phenomenon from the Smithsonian Institute: Paint by Number
Be sure to read “Every Man a Rembrandt.”