A few years ago my parents gave me my Grandpa Milt's old stained glass stuff, including a large unfinished menorah piece. I've spent the last two weeks finally tackling the logistically and emotionally complicated job of repairing and elaborating on his piece to create a finished work. This is a summary with photos of that process. I also created an exhaustive step-by-step process thread on the fly as I worked through the whole thing.
Yes, Die Hard is the perfect winter holiday movie. No, not that holiday...
I've been making these for a few years now, and since people occasionally ask me how to make them I decided to document the process. [more inside]
Two Jews try to explain Hanukkah... Then things get weird.