Our Portfolio

Unique Gift for Parents

We just posted our latest canvas design, celebrating and honoring babies and parents. Made just for you! A custom baby birth canvas. Printed on 100% archival quality fine art canvas.  This keepsake birth canvas will be completely custom to the baby in your life. The perfect gift for new parents. Works for older siblings of […]

A Special Gift for Mom

First, a BIG thank you… We just wrapped collecting stories for our Mothers and Life Lessons book. Many thanks to the 25 sons and daughters who contributed stories about their moms for the book! Each story is wonderful and together they are truly magical. It’s been an honor to work with all of you on […]

Mothers and Life Lessons

What is the single most important thing you have learned from your mother? Maybe it’s a key life lesson or an important character strength she demonstrated while you were growing up. Perhaps it’s advice she gave you to help navigate through tough times or a kernel of wisdom you uncovered while learning about her early […]


Barrington Event This Saturday

‘Tis the season to enjoy fabulous homemade cookies made with love. On Saturday, The Community Church of Barrington will hold its 38th Annual Cookie Walk. Cookie sales begin at 10:30 a.m., but doors open at 9:00 a.m. for ticket sales. All proceeds from this annual event are donated to local charities. Besides buying some amazing […]

A Note From Nanci

“The books arrived yesterday. They are BEAUTIFUL!!!…  Our family book exceeded my expectations. My mom had written our family story, so we left it in her own words which made it more meaningful to us.  It was so easy for me to just forward the word document, scan a few pictures and let the experts […]

Newlyweds walking in vineyard

Happily Ever After

In June, we started work on a new book project titled “Happily Ever After,” inspired by an amazing couple who are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary this year. We had the privilege to work on their anniversary memoir and very early in the project it became clear that their love story is an extraordinary one. […]


Christmas Family Canvas Prints

Design Ready to Order… Cindy just put the finishing touches on designing our custom canvas illustration for the holidays and we’re excited to share the design with you! This 14″ x 14″ x 1″ canvas wrapped illustration is personalized for your family. We think this size canvas is perfect for a front entry area, ready […]

Travel Book of Family Adventures

Sometimes its easier to think about and plan a project when you can see the possibilities. We can’t always show client work in detail for privacy reasons but whenever possible we’ll share ideas for you to consider. Here’s a travel book we just published in Blurb’s public bookstore and submitted to the international photo book […]

By the Beach

We just published a new visual memoir and wanted to share an excerpt from this extraordinary couple’s story. Ann and Bill are celebrating 50 years of love and marriage this year and we created a book of celebration for them, their children and grandchildren, as well as future generations. It’s been an honor and privilege […]


Your Visual Storyline

One of our favorite graphics in the visual memoirs is a two page illustration we create based on the important events and people in your life. We create each storyline using the photos you supply, along with the important details like who, what, when and where. Some clients also like to include historical events that […]

Custom Family Tree

See Your Family Tree Displayed in Full Color Here’s an example of the custom family tree illustration we create. This illustration is beautifully displayed as a two page spread in your memoir book, spanning 12″ x 24″ across the pages. We showcase your family through framed photos, names and marriage dates to completely personalize the look […]