Snow Sculpture, Ice Carving Contest Winners AnnouncedArtists participating in the St. Paul Winter Carnival's snow sculpture and ice-carving competitions didn't have to worry about a shortage of materials this year. The winners were announced over the weekend.
Ice Job, Guys! The Winter Carnival Ice Carving WinnersAt the St. Paul Winter Carnival, the winners of the multi-block ice carving competition have been announced. Coming in third place is a piece called "Dream Chaser."It was made by Greg Schmotzer from Hastings and Chris Swarbrick from Hudson Wis., who went home with a $500 prize. In second place is a piece called "Aerial Aquatics."Chad Peterson and Jerry Sarff from Monticello, along with Eric Rotter from Detroit Lakes, received a $1,000 prize for their creation. And in first place went to a piece called "Fishing to Win."