Von Helson Sisters
- Posted: Sat, 26 Mar 2005 00:34:50 +0000
Perhaps the only room that was not altered or touched in the mansion is the Tea Room, a quaint area located through the Main Ballroom's west doors. With the obvious purpose of entertaining guests (and flaunting wealth), the Tea Room sports exquisite taste with it's large tapestries and beautiful stained glass in the windows. Towards the front of the room is a slightly raised area with a few speakers and microphone. Given the low hum coming from the stage area, there's a good chance the mic is on as well. A few tables are spread out throughout the room, white linen tablecloths helping to brighten the atmosphere. On each table is beautiful ceramic cups, with cobalt fused around the base to create a beautiful, rich, blue color. It's peaceful and serene until someone picks up the microphone and begins to sing...