This left me with a large compacted cube of snow. I than used my pair of gloves (which hav e a Goretex palm) to rub or sculpt the snowman. I was su...
This is my first instructible so I apologize for only having few pics. I figured this had been done already. This is a simple wasy to make a snowman with only one person.
Step 1: Making a Cube
Basically, I used a large appliance box (dishwasher) filled it up with snow ( the snow wasn't sticky enough to roll it in a traditional style) and than climbed in the box and stomped down the snow. I continued the procoess of filling it up and stomping it down until I had completely filled it up with compacted snow. Make sure you compact it near the edges otherwise you could end up with a soft spot. I than used a box cutter to cut the box from top to bottom.
Step 2: Carve the Snowman
This left me with a large compacted cube of snow. I than used my pair of gloves (which hav e a Goretex palm) to rub or sculpt the snowman. I was suprised how easy it was having done many snowman the rolling method. The facial features are made from the black paper binders that found their way home from the office, and a couple PVC pipes for the arms. I already called up the local appliance store to have them save me a refrigerator box and give that a try