Do you look like one of your grandparents? Do you have one of their dresses or coats? Then you might have fun doing this photo challenge from www.makefamilyhistory.org : recreate an ancestor photo.
My daughter Alice now has my pink baby sweater knitted by my Grandma. I showed her a picture of me wearing the sweater and she instantly wanted to put it on. We pulled a mini Christmas tree out of storage and… done! We recreated the photo.
Want to see some more? Check out their Recreate an Ancestor Photo Instagram challenge page. It shows the winners of their contest from last year. Every month Make Family History has a new Instagram challenge – here’s this month’s:
So what’s www.makefamilyhistory.org? The creators of the website presented at RootsTech and it was my absolute favorite class. Their mission is to “encourage youth to use their personal interests and talents to connect with their family and heritage” (Make Family History About page).
Check it out! www.MakeFamilyHistory.org. You won’t be disappointed!