Yeah I was going for the lips with the text "balloon" but it was tough. Only worked with the jpg from RA's original, even though I could have asked him for the psd. Wanted to set myself a challenge... bastardpop/bootleg style
You obviously aren't a fan of his work. I've seen him progress over the years and he's at a good stage right now. Maybe some constructive crit would help him instead of "too messy for me", which would leave anyone not knowing how/why to make changes so that they can be progressive.