Cut a person out of a photo. Trace the person onto card stock with pencil lightly. *The heavier the card stock the better.
When you get to the feet, you'll have to decide where to stop cutting(refer to picture). Fold the image up. Done
With an x-acto knife cut out the shape of the person. Keep all the little bumps and lumps (don't try to smooth them out) , that's what makes the silhouette more realistic. After, erase the pencil mark.