Yearly Archives: 2014


Show delay

Unfortunately we’re experiencing Murphy’s Law in full effect. First I’m way behind on sequencing and integrating the new software into the show that basically controls all the lights, Second problem happened over the weekend when a light controller decided to go bad that controls 2/3rd’s of the mega tree, then […]

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2014 holiday light setup

We’ve begun building the larger props like the mega tree which always seem to take a lot longer than expected. We thought it’d be a piece of cake since we did this last year and learned what not to do, but it still took most of the day to complete. […]

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Let the season begin

Christmas decorating has begun and is in full force this weekend. We’re feverishly working on getting lights untangled and strung up, props build and controllers ready for action. We have a few new items this year but are moving right along quicker than last year.

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Halloween lights and video

Seems I’ve fallen victim to the CLAP, (Christmas Light Addiction Problem), pretty bad. Now I have to try and integrate video into the display. This Halloween is going to be an experiment into the world of video animation. I’ve found you can use videos and projectors in creative ways to […]

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You’re doing what?

Yep that’s right, I’m already hard at work creating new props for the upcoming Christmas light show. In my mind I only have 7 maybe 8 months left to prepare! This years show is going to be awesome with lots of new stuff thats requiring a lot of soldering and […]

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Happy New Year 2014

Happy New Year! With the new year comes the end of the show. It was a glorious first year decorating the house and everything went according to plans. I’m sad to see it end but am looking forward to Christmas 2014. It’s going to be bigger, better and brighter in […]

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