Craft your story with Metaphora

Our services for you

Individuals

This  is meant for you if you are interested in exploring and materialising your own story… or your own version of a story about someone who has influenced you. This is a great opportunity to organise your thoughts and claim your personal story.

Families

 If you want to preserve and promote family traditions by registering the stories that have influenced you and your family over the years, this service is for you! Alternatively, you can also consciously design a perfect set of stories for your children.

Work

This is meant for you if you are interested in accessing and presenting the values and motivations  behind  your organization. This process will allow you to validate your goals and build up confidence to communicate with customers or to inspire others.

Gift

Are you looking for the perfect gift to honour someone on a special day? We can help you to communicate how important a loved one is based on the impressions and stories you have about that person.

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Individual stories

It consists of a set of sessions designed to explore your own perspectives of your story in order to tailor the story that you deserve! This service offers 2 types of possibilities:

1. Treasure Hunt. A set of 3 sessions with the story mediator. At the end of the 3rd session you should be able to identify the milestones that have influenced your story so far. This process will give you awareness of your story patterns and give light to new possibilities on how to re-interpret your experiences.The role of the mediator will be to facilitate the externalisation of your story but you will be in control of your story at all time, allowing new insights to emerge naturally.

2. Tangible Story. A set of 5 sessions with the story mediator. This option is an extension of the steps taken in the Treasure  Hunt. It also includes the possibility to tell your “new” updated  story to a small audience and have an artist interpret the story into tangible imagesIn addition of re-shaping your story you will have the chance to tell it aloud, ending up with a nice piece of your story transformed into art. 

Family stories

The externalization of family stories is very significant for strengthening the bridge between generations. This service is divided into a set of sessions designed to explore your own perspectives on the story of your family. This process focuses on honouring your roots and/or the promotion of the sense of belonging to the children in your family. Therefore, there are 2 types of possibilities within this service:

1. The Story Before Us. A set of 3 sessions with the story mediator. At the end of the 3rd session you should be able to rescue some of the main stories that have influenced your current story. This process will raise your understanding of the relationship you have with the stories you were told and give light to new possibilities on how to re-interpret the story of your family. The role of the mediator will be to facilitate the externalisation of your interpretation of your family story, but you will be in control of the story at all time, allowing new insights to come naturally.

2. The Story After Us. A set of 5 sessions with the story mediator.This option is an extension of the steps taken in the Story Before Us and it bridges to the younger generation in your family, by considering their position into the story. It also includes the possibility to tell your “new” interpretation of your family  story to a small audience and have an artist interpret the story into tangible imagesIn addition of re-shaping your interpretation on your family story, you will have the chance to tell it aloud ending up with a nice piece of your family story transformed into art.

Stories for work

This service is ideal for start-ups, sports’ clubs, cultural groups or any small organisation that wants to create an identity or authentic marketing content.

You may be an entrepreneur or be part of a non-profit organisation that is community based or publicly funded. In any way, if there is interest in exploring and presenting the story of your work and/or the work of your team, this is an opportunity for you! 

If you are an entrepreneur, we will explore your career path and how it has evolved to your line of work, also by contextualising your motivations for your business in the future.

For non-profit or non-governamental organisations, we will address the object of work and  missions that engines the work.  Alternatively, we may create a long term assessment tool for the cumulative stories of individuals that the organization works for.

Give a story

This service is suitable for individuals or a group and it can be tailored depending on the number of people that wish to participate in the gift. This is a unique way to materialise precious memories and an opportunity to communicate the significance of relationships. In this case, the work of externalising stories aims to transfer into materials the message that you wish to deliver. The process will also have an impact on you… and the receiver is likely to be surprised!  Alternatively, you may choose one of the other services that may be the right fit for someone you care, and give a gift!

Each story is unique. Make it matter!

Clarity, authenticity and informative branding.