Posts Tagged ‘visual memoir’

Maps Help Capture Memories

Hearing parents and grandparents share stories about their childhood and teenage adventures is something you’ll always treasure… and maps are a great icebreaker to start the conversation. We often use period maps to launch a memoir project and lately we’ve been exploring some really cool maps from the 1930s. It’s been a joy to watch […]

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 […]


Wedding Bells

It’s in the details of life events that an abundance of great stories emerge. Worried that you might not remember the details? No need to to be concerned. We custom design interview questions and chapters based on your life story and start the memoir process by asking a few questions to get the memories flowing. You’ll […]

Welcome!

Welcome to Unlock My Story! What happens when a storyteller becomes friends with a graphic designer? Unlock My Story LLC is the vision of two lifelong friends that each bring their complementary skills to the design table to help clients unlock and tell their life stories. Together we create visual memoirs of your cherished memories, […]