Has Pere Noel ever been thought of as a particularly prickly character before? He is known as "Jolly" Saint Nick, after all. Well, the stickler side of the merry, mirthful Man of the North Pole is revealed here for the first time - in a cute and charming and playful way, of course. Against a bright blue, snowflake dotted background, a green cactus plant is strung with red, orange, blue and green bulbs and further decorated with drawn-on funny and bearded faces and red and white Santa hats. The Southwest at Yule time. Kris Kringle's secret hot weather getaway captured in caricature here for the first time!