"A Rhapsody in Silver and Snow"
The Back Parlor in the Fall River Historical Society
December 5th, 2014
Here, the Victorian method of applying cotton batting to the branches of a tree is used, although amplified to great dramatic effect, creating an avalanche that cascades toward the ground. Nearly 6,000 lights glow through the 'snow,' and are reflected in the silver and the 'ice' below.