Monday, November 21, 2011
It’s not that I didn’t have the desire or the tools to do it, life just got in the way. What’s funny is that because I had to find to simple gifts for this blog hop, I committed myself to getting the family tree filled with MY family photos once and for all…and it didn’t take very much of my time to do it, so why it took me nearly two years to get around to it, I’ll never know.
While this was really a gift for me, it’s certainly something you could do for your relatives. There are many variations of the family tree photo collage and many are relatively inexpensive. Then all you need to do is scan some photos, use photo-editing software to resize the photos to fit the frame sizes, print them out on photo paper, cut them out, and place them in the frames. In just a few hours, you’ll have a nice, customized gift for your loved ones.
Here are a few more examples from Amazon and a link to the one my husband got me from Things Remembered.
Julie Cahill Tarr, Genealogist
Julie is a genealogist who specializes in writing, editing, and graphic design. If you are looking for someone to help organize your family data into a book or prepare a research article for publication, Julie can help. Other services include the development of educational materials such as books/booklets, articles, and online courses. See "About Julie" for additional information.
Using Historical Newspapers for Genealogy Research
Lineage Societies and Genealogy
Researching County Histories
US City Directories
My Other Blogs
FGS 2013 Conference Ambassador
Join me at the FGS 2013 Conference in Fort Wayne, Indiana, August 21-24.
Popular Posts (last 30 days)
- Friday Finds – 10/21/11
- Using the Kindle Fire for Genealogy – Ancestry
- How Can You Save $90 On RootsTech 2013 Conference Registration? Read This Post!!
- Family History Through the Alphabet – Books
- Using the Kindle Fire for Genealogy – Families
- Friday Finds – 07/12/13
- And All the Stars Aligned
- Kane County, Illinois Deaths, Pre-1916 Index Now Available Online
- Resources for General Genealogy Research
- GenBlog Named a “Need to Read” Blog by Inside History Magazine