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  • The first recorded date of Christmas being celebrated on December 25th was in 336, during the time of the Roman Emperor Constantine. A few years later, Pope Julius I officially declared that the birth of Jesus would be celebrated on that day.
  • Santa Claus's sleigh is led by eight reindeer: Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Dunder (variously spelled Donder and Donner), and Blixem (variously spelled Blixen and Blitzen), with Rudolph being a 20th-century inclusion.
  • Outdoor Christmas lights on homes evolved from decorating the traditional Christmas tree and house with candles during the Christmas season. Lighting the tree with small candles dates back to the 17th century and originated in Germany before spreading to Eastern Europe.
  • That big, jolly man in the red suit with a white beard didn’t always look that way. Prior to 1931, Santa was depicted as everything from a tall gaunt man to a spooky-looking elf. He has donned a bishop's robe and a Norse huntsman's animal skin. When Civil War cartoonist Thomas Nast drew Santa Claus for Harper's Weekly in 1862, Santa was a small elflike figure who supported the Union. Nast continued to draw Santa for 30 years, changing the color of his coat from tan to the red he’s known for today.
  • Christmas 2018 countdown has already begun. Will you be ready???
  • Why do we love Christmas? It's all about the traditions. In this chaotic world we can miss the "good old days." Christmas reminds us of that time.



creepycrawlspace last won the day on October 7 2015

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About creepycrawlspace

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    Distinguished Member
  • Birthday 03/10/1969

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  • My favorite Christmas story
    Bad santa
  • Location
    marietta ga
  • Biography
    Artist, blow mold restorer
  • Interests
    Cadillacs , old cars , guitars
  • Occupation
    lead artisan at furniture co
  • About my display
    Lots of blow molds

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  1. creepycrawlspace

    Painting a blow mold without a spray can

    If you are using a stencil try spray adhesive called re-mount 3m makes it. It will seal down to surface and not let overspray in then you can peel it off and stick it to another one over and over
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    Blow Mold museum

    Not posting a loss just finding a way to preserve history if you're not rich. Most auto museums operate this way. and none of this is what Christmas is about it's just some info about starting a museum. sorry
  3. creepycrawlspace

    Blow Mold museum

    A friend of mine has a car museum and is set up as a 501c3 charitable organization, he has sold his cars to his "foundation" and any restoration costs, storage, car show entry fees, and travel expenses are a write off.
  4. creepycrawlspace

    After Christmas Sale

    I have the Martha Stewart snowflake icicle lights. I tested and hung all of them, then when I saw them in the dark some sets look white some kind of tan- yellow. They say warm white on box. About 1 in 3 was wrong color
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    elephant toy box

    Not buying it he wants 100$ I don't know anything else about it except he had it since 1976
  6. creepycrawlspace

    elephant toy box

    I saw this on Atlanta craigslist
  7. creepycrawlspace

    Adding an extra light to candles

    Instead of enlarging the hole for a cheap cord I bend the metal tabs slightly they fit fine
  8. creepycrawlspace

    anyone know this Santa?

    He's about 17" and according to the original owner he's about 50 years old. Has noma name on him
  9. creepycrawlspace

    Need ideal on failed lights

    If you have power spikes or brown outs you could use a pro audio power conditioner like in recording studios I have them on my tv's and stereo
  10. creepycrawlspace

    My display 2016

    I cut all of my sockets down so cfl bulbs fit
  11. creepycrawlspace

    Roof lines

    Use j channel for vinyl siding and zip tie lights on then it snaps on the gutters. I only used one color but I've seen superstands done this way also
  12. creepycrawlspace

    Halloween 16 at creepy castle

    Thanks everyone! I didn't get everything out this year I just ran out of time.
  13. creepycrawlspace

    Halloween 16 at creepy castle

    Happy Halloween
  14. creepycrawlspace

    foam knockoff cat on pumpkin

    Got this guy at goodwill 2$
  15. creepycrawlspace

    zombie flamingo

    I got him at spirit Halloween.I keep pink and blue flamingos out all year. At Halloween the zombie flamingos attack the regular ones!