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Don't let the weather keep you indoors - get out and play!  Snow Play is a look-book of fun projects to inspire you to channel your inner Rodin and sculpt something amazing!  All of these projects are executed by snow-building pros, and some even have step-by-step instructions so you can recreate them yourself!  So go layer-up and hit the snow.

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Snow Hand style
Built in London during a rare bout of heavy snow, this snow sculpture was a one-man effort that took roughly six hours to complete. It was built entirely out of snow, without any internal supports. N...
Snow Arch style
After reading about Brunelleschi's Dome, my brother and I had an goal to build an arch out of snow. It doesn't follow his stone chain method, but it is a free standing arch. Things you'll need,- Snow ...
Giant Snow Ramp style
Do you live in a state with lots of snow and really cold weather but you have no where to ski? (like Minnesota) Or you just don't feel like spending 20+ bucks to go ski somewhere and you just want to ...
I LOVE building with snow! It is one of the most forgiving media I know and when it's just right you can build almost anything. On the other hand it can also be very tricky, If it's too cold nothing p...
Snow White Elephant style
Snow elephant that you can sit in! (plastic chair on the elephant)
Snow dogs style
When the snow temperature is right... let's create!
Square Snow-People style
Square Snow people I made a couple of years ago. All I used was my snow shovel, boxes from work, powerade lids for the mouths, sprite lids for the eyes, coke lids for the noses, sticks for arms, and l...
How to Build a Snow Fort style
Early childhood memories often include the satisfaction of playing with a fresh snowfall making snow angels, throwing snow balls, and seeing who could build the larger snowman. If you want to feel a l...
Centrally heated snow fort style
This is how we amuse ourselves in Vermont when the snow flies. The snow was piled up with a skid steer bucket loader, and the snowbank was hollowed out by hand into a cavern with seating for 6 and eno...
Carve a Giant White Snow Pumpkin for Halloween style
The Giant White Snow Pumpkin (gigant-ice pumpkinus) is a rare form of flora. If conditions are right then it may appear naturally on your lawn around Halloween. Growing your own is also an option but ...
SpongeBob SquarePants Snow Sculpture in Color style
Sorry but I have no Pics of the building process itself.  The colors I used, are watercolors. I disolved the colors in water and put it into a spray bottle. That makes it very easy to paint. The reas...
I live in the land of SNOW.  It's January and we have no SNOW!  Global Weirding is on display in WISCO. Can't take the kids iceskating, sledding, or snowboarding.  Nobody is riding snowmobiles or h...
How to make a Calvin and Hobbes Snowman style
The best snow sculptures were not created in the snow outside, but inside with paper and a pen by Bill Watterson. Some of his best strips were his snowman ones, and so after reading Calvin and Hobbes ...
Deadmau5 Snow Sculpture style
This is a Deadmau5 Sculpture made at Rutgers University during a snowstorm recently.  It grew quite large and required 5 people to complete.