Best of Ice Sculptures 2010

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In winter, there are a great amount of different occupations: skiing, snowboarding, skating, snow wars and,of course, ice and snow sculpturing. Ice sculpture is a masterpiece made from ice. Due to their limited lifetime sculptures are generally associated with special  events such as weddings, birthdays, anniversarys, festivals etc. Talented sculptor can make almost any shape from ice, begining with swah and ending with real castle. Throughout the world you can find several ice festivals, hosting competitions of ice sculpture carving. Today we show you best ice sculptures that was made last year.

World Ice Championship in Alaska is hosting the largest annual ice art competition in the world, involving more than 70 teams.

Ice sculptures made from multi-block.

1. Saltwater Safari (Artists’ Choice Award, Governor’s Award)Saltwater Safari

Saltwater Safari

2. Winds of Alaska (Artists’ Choice Award)Winds of Alaska

Winds of Alaska3. BLBLBLBL (Poland, runner-up)BLBLBLBL4. Attacking Claws (Japan, also 2d place)Attacking Claws

5. Kelly’s Whitewater Park (USA)Kelly's Whitewater Park

6. Moses: The Birth of Freedom (Monoco and USA)Moses: The Birth of Freedom

7. Competition in the Field (China)Competition in the Field

8. Child Protective Services (USA)Child Protective Services

9. There’s No Place Like Om (USA and Mexico)There's No Place Like OmMade from single block

1.Olympic Flame (The winner, Ohio)Olympic Flame

2. Barrelroll (2d place, USA)Barrelroll

3. Robo Shark (Wisconsin) Robo Shark

Robo Shark

4. Sway (Alaska)Sway

Sway

5. Chimney Sweep (Indiana)Chimney Sweep

Another amazing ice sculptures from Fairbanks, Alaska

1. Chasing the WindChasing the Wind

2. Blue Ring Octopus (winner, single block, Cat. Realistic )Blue Ring Octopus

3. AeolusAeolus

4. Tricky BusinessTricky Business

5. SquirrelSquirrel

6. LureLure

Harbin Ice And Snow Sculpture Festival in China. This annual event, now in its 27th year, pulls crowds from across China and abroad.

1. Big snow sculpturesnow sculptures

2. Ice park at nightIce park at night

3. Chinese castleChinese castle

4. Frozen buildingFrozen building

5. The ColosseumThe Colosseum

6. HorsesHorses

7. Temple of HeavenTemple of Heaven

8. An icy version of the ruins of St. Paul.An icy version of the ruins of St. Paul

9. Giant chessGigant chess

Gigant chess

10. Ice city Ice city

Small ice sculptures from different ice-sculpturing studios.

1. Dirt Bikedark bike

2. MSN Travel LogoMSN Travel Logo

3. NFC ChampionshipNFC Championship

4. Small Castle

5. Two Swans PedestalTwo Swans Pedestal

6. JukeboxJukebox

7. SnowflakeSnowflake

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