Saturday, April 18, 2009

Blankets, Blankets, and More Blankets

Begging people for fleece donations, 5 trips to fabric store, tape, scissors, sore fingers, time, 60 blankets, finishing Matthew Eagle Project.... Priceless! First round of fleece
Final fleece donations

Matthew receiving some blankets already made from a friend

Blankets the Priest Quorum made

Stevie Homemakers

Are we having fun yet?
Matthew making sure the adults are doing it right

Makenzie doing her share

Blanket Bee
Look Mom, I can tie a knot!

Brittney taking time out to text

Jacob gets into the act

Yay!! They are done!

Final finished pile!
Many thanks to all of those who donated fleece and money to purchase fleece. And many thanks to all those who took the time to help Matthew out getting this done. We are grateful to have so many generous and supportive family members and friends!



4 comments:

Pope said...

WOW! That is quite a pile!! I am sure Matthew is happy to have that over with. Just think of all those kids that he will help! Way to go!!!

Kristina and Tyson said...

Blankets, Blankets, everywhere~! Great job on getting that project done! My Mom used to say that she earned her own Eagle Scout right along with all of my brothers...so congrats Marti on also getting your "Eagle Scout."

Marti said...

I had to do something to earn that mother's pin

Melissa said...

Nice job everyone!