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50 Most Outrageous Snowmen and Ice Sculptures Around the World

Source: Emile Holba / Ice Music Festival Geilo

6. Double Bass
> Location: Gelio, Norway

This instrument was crafted from ice hours before the artist took to center stage to perform for a crowd of festival goers.

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7. Eagle
> Location: N/A

America’s symbol of freedom took the ice world under its extravagantly detailed wings.

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8. Fantasy Ride
> Location: United States

This sculpture of a woman riding a mythical beast was created using a single block of ice.

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9. Fiery Fairy Tale
> Location: Russia

This abstract Russian submission at the 2017 World Ice Art Championships in Alaska depicts young children in a fairytale setting.

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10. Free Bird
> Location: Russia

After winning the Artists Choice & Facebook People’s Choice Award at the 2017 World Ice Art Championships, Russia’s Free Bird entry is now qualified for the 2018 Olympics.

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