26 April 2012

Gone with the Wind

One of my friends sent me a link to a news story about Simon Beck's snowflake artwork drawn in snow with snowshoes. I immediately became a fan, and I learned about another artist who attempted to create the largest ice installation on earth in Siberia. His masterpiece literally was blown away in what was deemed a Devil Wind. DVDs of the work disappeared as quickly as the icy crop circles, darn it. This is one video I would have cherished.


  1. Biking in snow? You are my hero!

  2. Woah, this was super neat. Thanks for sharing!

  3. Thanks, Caffeine Girl and Pumpkin!

    Marigold, slowly but surely... slowly but surely...

  4. Wow, this is quite amazing, snowshoes even! What an artist, and such a cool spiral of circles. I really enjoyed this video!

  5. Oh my word. That snowshoe art is beyond praise.

    And the Siberian video - what an amazing feat, and how sickening to have it blow away.

  6. I have no words but an intake of breath..a great huge breath that holds and holds and then leaves with each heartbeat.

  7. His work is amazing. Makes me almost want some snow to play in


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