Snow sculpting competition

February 8, 2008 8:20:57 PM PST
Artists from as far away as the Netherlands were chipping away at blocks of snow in northwest suburban Mount Prospect.The Chicago Snow Sculpting Competition is underway. Professional teams of artists are vying for a top prize of $1,500.

You can help choose the winner. Voting begins at 8 a.m. Saturday and ends at 1 p.m.

The sculptures will be on display until they melt or are taken down.

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