Mice are hidden throughout the “castle” as you journey though the scenes of the Nutcracker.
Holiday Inspiration Archives - Paine Art Center and Gardens
The Christmas tree in the Library features a clock face striking midnight when Clara’s fantasy begins.
The trees in the “Palace of the Sugar Plum Fairy” showcase non-traditional Christmas colors with many pinks and purples.
Take a close look around when visiting the “Palace of the Sugar Plum Fairy” and you will find many little surprise creatures and fairies.
On the second floor of the Paine during the holiday season the rooms are transformed to portray the home and lifestyle of the Staulbaum family.
The “Land of Sweets” features this oversized whimsical Christmas tree studded with candy canes and bright, colorful ornaments. Look closely and you’ll notice it’s twisty, unusual top!
A visit to the “Land of Snow” makes you feel like you’re in a magical winter wonderland.
The largest tree in the Great Hall is inspired by Chinese elements including large umbrellas and rice paper lanterns.
Clara, the heroine of the Nutcracker story, asleep in bed with her Nutcracker Prince.