Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Okamoto Studio Ice Sculpture on Martha Stewart Show

The Martha Stewart Show recently challenged Okamoto Studio to create a reindeer ice sculpture for Martha's Holiday Party. Watch the behind-the-scenes video.

Wednesday, July 7, 2010

How It's Made: Ice Sculptures

Today they will show you how Ice Sculptures are made!

Ice sculpture is a form of sculpture that uses ice as the raw material. Sculptures from ice can be abstract or realistic and can be functional or purely decoration. Ice sculptures are generally associated with special or extravagant events because of their limited lifetime.

The lifetime of a sculpture is determined primarily by the temperature of its environment and thus, a sculpture can last from mere minutes to possibly months. There are several ice festivals held around the world, hosting competitions of ice sculpture carving.
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