He was my companion through many great adventures in those early developmental years. I remember throwing him fondly into a group of people and laughing maniacally while pulling the pin over and over. Ok, ok I'm kidding, I don't really do that (all the time) I got this a few years back and recently had Cat paint the smiley face holding the pin in its teeth, this started my Grenade XD that has become my symbol of sorts. Here are some more pictures:
Now onto the lightbox, I took a card table and put a sheet over it, this diddn't work perfect as you can see but it did work.
I like how the pattern on this side ended up looking like a flame, overall I'm quite pleased with how it turned out!