Go Back  Quiltingboard Forums > General Chit-Chat (non-quilting talk)
Animal Shelter Apron Donations >

Animal Shelter Apron Donations

Animal Shelter Apron Donations

Old 05-01-2012, 04:32 PM
  #1  
Super Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Washington State
Posts: 1,541
Default Animal Shelter Apron Donations

OK, so these are not quilts... but this is what I did over the weekend - made 8 heavy duty aprons (twill) for the animal shelter where my DD is volunteering in San Bernadino this month as part of school. It's a huge shelter (about 1000 animals at any given time) that is very underfunded. The aprons allow workers & volunteers to carry leashes & treats around so they can bring out fur babies to show potential new owners. Apparently, some of the workers have gotten ringworm around their necks from hanging the leashes around their necks so the aprons help solve that. Hopefully they cheer the place up as well! A few are pictured.
Attached Thumbnails 102_1134.jpg   102_1137.jpg  
beatys9 is offline  
Old 05-01-2012, 04:34 PM
  #2  
Super Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Grant county, WI.
Posts: 7,982
Default

that is very generous and nice of you to do. you did a great job on them too
fred singer is offline  
Old 05-01-2012, 04:34 PM
  #3  
Power Poster
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Upland CA
Posts: 18,376
Default

Really cute!!!!!
mighty is offline  
Old 05-01-2012, 04:42 PM
  #4  
Super Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Deltona, Florida
Posts: 7,080
Default

Just beautiful, great job and thank you for sharing, and thank you for your caring heart for our furry friends.
Have a Blessed night
Ellen
Blinkokr is offline  
Old 05-01-2012, 04:42 PM
  #5  
Super Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Holmen, WI
Posts: 6,459
Default

You, dear lady, are an angel! As is your DD! I'm so glad that schools nowadays encourage community service. The younger a person is exposed to it, the better (IMHO). If I ever get my act together, I have a pattern for dog toys made from strips of fleece that I want to make for the local Humane Society. Thank you for your generosity!
burchquilts is offline  
Old 05-01-2012, 04:42 PM
  #6  
Power Poster
 
joyce888's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Georgia
Posts: 11,189
Default

Great job and I'm sure much appreciated by the staff.
joyce888 is offline  
Old 05-01-2012, 05:02 PM
  #7  
Super Member
 
Quiltaddict's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Southern California
Posts: 1,548
Default

Those are very cute and I'm sure the volunteers will really appreciate them.
Quiltaddict is offline  
Old 05-01-2012, 05:08 PM
  #8  
Super Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Texas, USA
Posts: 5,896
Default

Those are adorable!
Neesie is offline  
Old 05-02-2012, 03:36 AM
  #9  
Super Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Barnesville GA
Posts: 3,181
Default

what a great idea.... I wonder if my old rescue would like something like that.
damaquilts is offline  
Old 05-02-2012, 05:08 AM
  #10  
Super Member
 
ljptexas's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: NE of Fort Worth
Posts: 2,431
Default

Okay!! Adorable!!! Where did you get the pattern? Is the cute panels stitched onto pockets? What would the workers attach a leach to? Wonderful gift.... THanks for sharing...,.
Might try to make some for my Vet's office workers & maybe even him & his partner. He grew up in the house directly across from me. His Mom still lives there. His ofc is a go ways from me but he does give me a little discount!
ljptexas is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Jshep
General Chit-Chat (non-quilting talk)
13
05-17-2016 05:40 PM
jetayre
General Chit-Chat (non-quilting talk)
35
11-10-2015 05:05 AM
fallonquilter
Pictures
37
08-18-2013 04:44 PM
Bicycle Hobo
Pictures
22
05-01-2012 09:54 PM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


FREE Quilting Newsletter


SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.