THE day finally arrived…………….

Yup……graduation. Grandson #2 . The ‘requested gift’ (after seeing brother’s graduation quilt last year, here) has been given with great appreciation expressed!!!!! Aaron's grad. cake - quilt 003

The “Man of the Hour”………………………….Aaron's grad. cake - quilt 002

Today was cool, overcast, a few moments of sprinkles, but perfect for the open house/gathering.

The ceremony last eve was just “something that had to be gotten through” (according to a certain ‘someone’!) to close out these years spent in the Houston (MN) schools.

 Rob's quilt and Grad. ceremony 016  Rob's quilt and Grad. ceremony 017

Rob's quilt and Grad. ceremony 030            Rob's quilt and Grad. ceremony 018

Rob's quilt and Grad. ceremony 032

The days…..they do fly by.

Til next time…Please, stop by for a visit soon……………….


About treadlemusic

A quilter who rides motorcycle, living on a small hobby farm in southeastern Minnesota. Grandmother and Great Grandmother.
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20 Responses to THE day finally arrived…………….

  1. Jeanne says:

    Beautiful quilt! Congratulations to him, his parents, and you! ~Jeanne

  2. Wonderful quilt, and congratulations to your grandson and his happy family and friends.

  3. Congratulations with your successful grandson!
    Great quilt for this guy!

  4. ivoryspring says:

    Beautiful quilt. Congratulations!!

  5. JoAnn says:

    The quilt looks wonderful. He will cherish it for years. Congratulations to him, his parents, and grandparents.

  6. Jackie says:

    The quilt is awesome, such a fun and personal gift! Our kids great aunt made them all a quilt for their graduations as well. Something they will always cherish, as I’m sure your grandson will too!

  7. Congratulations to Aaron and his parents. Always a wonderful occasion to celebrate. You got some great grad shots. And that quilt, oh, my, no wonder there was raving.

    But I’m wondering, why Houston Hurricanes? Because of the “H?” The mascot seems totally unsuited for Minnesota.

    • treadlemusic says:

      True ……. perhaps “Tornadoes”??? I think the double ‘H’ was the inspiration and the devastation that hurricanes bring upon everyone/everything in their path. I’m glad it’s something as innocuous as this in the “enlightened” age of ethnic ‘sensitivity’!!!!!!!!!

  8. LB says:

    Congrats to Grandson #2!
    I have two nephews graduating this year … time, time, time does fly

  9. witchylin says:

    The quilt and pillowcases are brilliant. He looks a very happy young man. If you begin now you will have all the future quilts ready for the great grand children. 15 years will fly past. :-O

    • treadlemusic says:

      Oh my!! You are so right on that one!!! I have a pin-wheel quilt done that will be gr. granddaughter #2s birthday gift…..I think I will let it go for a while after that!!! LOL,LOL,LOL!!!!

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