Ice Art! Part I

Every March, the World Ice Art Championships are held in Fairbanks. Sculptors from across the globe gather to compete in the ice carving competition, which draws 45,000 visitors annually. This year, artists from the US, China, Japan, Russia, Portugal and Spain competed. Artists had only  three days to complete a sculpture in the single block competition and a mere six days to sculpt a multi-block (aka huge) sculpture.

The results are truly incredible.

ice art whale 2012

ice art single block 2012 ice art door 2012ice art door 2012ice art raven woman 2012caterpillar ice art 2012leopard and porcupine ice artleopard ice art

porcupine ice art 2012

more to come…

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