LIVING LEGENDS

elder & life stories

• ELDER STORIES

• LIFE STORY BOOKS

NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY TO CREATE

A  BEAUTIFUL FAMILY HEIRLOOM.

Malcolm Paine, Gus Henderson and Mary Morgan

 

ELDER STORIES

Collecting and writing the stories of our Elders is not as straightforward as it first appears,.Learn effective interview and recording techniques that are useful for capturing the stories of your elders. Our  From Storyboard to Print™ living legend programs are  designed to help you create a beautiful family story that will become a treasured legacy.  Small group workshops (maximum 8) and individual programs are available .

 

  • Small group (6- 8 participants)
  • 5 x 2 hour  workshops
  • You will be supplied with a workbook and inspiration galore!
  • You will learn interviewing techniques and how to set up your story records.
  • You will learn techniques to gently dig deeper into the s
  • Please note this is a practical skill workshop series and does not include book design or printed books.

In this course you will be introduced to methods and techniques used to create fabulous legacy books from family stories.  The stories that surround you are treasures.  We will supply you with questions, guides and online support.

 

If, after you have collected your stories, you are interested in turning them into a printed book then our design team will then collaborate with you to plan and develop page designs that work for you and your project. This  additional bespoke service is very special and rewarding for  the writer and the reader.

PLEASE CONTACT US TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THIS PROGRAM

 LIFE STORY BOOKS

Our  Living Legends Program is designed to help you to create a beautiful family story that is sure to become a treasured heirloom. Writing your own story, the story of a family member or the story of an event is powerful and rewarding. Family connections are often enhanced enhanced as stories are told in print. Life Story Books is a step by step method of writing your memoir one story at a time.  We will walk you through how to tell your story in a manner that allows you to write in your own voice, telling the story the way you would tell it  if we were sitting down at the kitchen table with  a good friend and a cuppa. Our legacy books are specifically designed to help you to create a beautiful family story that will become a treasured legacy.

 

This may be your own story or the story of a family member or event. Writing your story may sound daunting but we will do out best to relive the stress and help you to really enjoy the process. We strongly recommend that people do a from Storyboard to Print book before engaging in the Life Stories program. If you are unsure, talk to us. - we want to offer you the best experience possible.  We will work with you to write, design and construct your story in a meaningful, authentic way. We will supply a clear format to guide you as you collect your data, help you with content creation and provide online support. Our design team will then collaborate with you to plan and develop page designs that work for you and your project. We will work with you to design and construct your story into a meaningful way. This  bespoke service is very special and rewarding for the both writer and the reader

 

NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY

 

Included in our program is  extended consultation with our design team who will collaborate with you to plan and develop page designs that work for you and your project. . This  bespoke service is very special and rewarding for the both writer and the reader.

  • Small groups (maximum 6 participants) or private workshops.

 

  • 20 x 2 hour workshops plus individual book and cover design consultation, pre-press and print management.
  • Editorial service for grammar and spelling
  • Your story told in your way.
  • You will be supplied with a handbook, storyboards and inspiration galore!

 

  • In a few short weeks your story will develop from an idea to a print ready book then go into the design studio to be prepared for print, go to print and then launched.

 

  •  Our designers will create a professional layout and book cover for you..

 

 

 

 

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