Snow Carvers Begin Work on Sculptures

Photos and Story by Lori Townsend, APRN – Anchorage

The Fur Rondy snow sculptures contest is a popular event that showcases the carving, chipping and shaping talents of Alaskans with a wide range of artistic inspirations from an upside down ice cream cone to a snow Phoenix. Thursday night teams worked on their creations near Ship Creek in Anchorage.

Snow carvers preparing for the Fur Rondy snow sculpture contest. Judging is Sunday.

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