Quote of the Day:

Aaron Costic

  • Most pieces just depict the finished product. This piece shows the beginning stages, too, and the formulation of the idea.
  • Pallets are no longer allowed because they have too many chemicals in them.
  • We have a tower built of ice, and we fill it with wood and light it on fire.
  • Twenty degrees is perfect for us. When it gets into the high 20s and the sun is out, it starts to affect the ice.
  • There were 100 ice sculptors there from all over the world. We were given 10,000 pounds of ice and three days to create a sculpture.
  • It's one of the cultural events. They give out Olympic medals. There will be eight blocks of ice and 18 hours to compete.