FHF Xtra Videos

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Keys to Format: OL - Online Training; YT - YouTube Archive; LS - Livestream Replays; GU - Genealogy Unscripted; IP - In-person Lectures

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LS
Your Writing Samples Reviewed - How to Improve Your Family History Stories
Devon Noel Lee
06/20/2020
In this training, we'll review your writing samples. Discover the process beta readers use to improve family history stories.
GU
Genealogy Unscripted (Ep. 7) - Writing Your Family History: From Start to Published
06/03/2019
Panel Discussion from 2019 eConference focused on writing and publishing family histories. Featuring Devon Noel Lee, Amy Johnson Crow, Lisa Lisson, and Dan Earl.
GU
Genealogy Unscripted (Ep. 7) - Research Strategies and Historical Writing
06/29/2019
Panel Discussion from June eConference: Research Strategies and Historical Writing. With Andrew Lee, Leslie Carney, Devon Noel Lee, Emily Garber, and Laura Hedgecock
OL
A Recipe for Writing Family History
Devon Noel Lee
06/29/2019
Information in a record can give clues to further your research. A four-step process will be explained that will help you analyze all the information contained in the document.
OL
I Feel the Need for Speed: Power Scrapbooking Principles
Devon Noel Lee
09/09/2017
Before you learned to type, you needed to learn your alphabet and how to make words. In Power Scrapbooking, you have to prepare to assemble your pages before you can become the ultimate human assembly line in memory-keeping page creation. The first portion of our boot camp will teach you the Power Scrapbooking steps that help you leave the start line at breakneck speeds.
OL
Let’s Get Digital: Creating Scrapbooks at Mixbook or with Photoshop Elements
Devon Noel Lee
09/09/2017
Power Scrapbooking relies upon digital scrapbooking. Nothing beats the speed of using the computer to combine your photos and stories together. This portion of the boot camp will demonstrate how to power through creating a summer themed scrapbook using Mixbook.com’s online design service. And we will close out the webinar with a demonstration of using Photoshop Elements for those with more customized needs.
OL
Heritage Scrapbooking Simplified
Devon Noel Lee
02/22/2018
Scrapbooks can be a visually appealing way to share your family legacy with children and those who ‘aren’t interested’ in family history. We’ll discuss what goes into a heritage scrapbook and two sources that can help you complete your project. This workshop is based on the book "Family History Scrapbooking Simplified.” The workshop is influenced heavily by digital scrapbooking, but paper scrapbooking will also be mentioned.
OL
Blogging Your Family History
Devon Noel Lee
02/22/2018
Blogs are a great way to share your family legends and discoveries with your extended family. You might even make some new cousin connections in the process! We’ll discuss the steps to set up a blog, what to write about, and pitfalls to avoid.
IP
A Recipe for Writing Family History
Devon Noel Lee
05/21/2019
Names, dates and places on charts is not an exciting way to make an ancestor endearing to future generations. Together we’ll discuss how to turn the facts into a written story that you can then share with your relatives so your ancestors are gone but not forgotten. It’s time to stop researching and start writing your family history.
IP
5 Simple Steps For Writing the Story of You
Devon Noel Lee
02/28/2020
Learn how to simplify the personal history writing process and tell your story, even if you lack creativity or flair with words.
YT
Record the Fun Side of Family History
Devon Noel Lee
05/17/2017
Is family history boring to you? if so, you're doing it wrong! As you search for your ancestors, be sure to record the fun side of family history.
YT
3 Writing Tips for Your Family History Project
Devon Noel Lee
07/07/2018
Lisa Alzo is a respected speaker about writing your ancestor's story. She shares three tips on how to writing your family history and discussed her "Write Stuff" workshops.