(Last Updated On: October 7, 2014)
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Team Estonia’s sketch of their sculpture titled, “Night”

Last year at the 2013 International Snow Sculpture Competition, team Estonia won third prize with their sculpture Koit, which translates to “dawn.” The team will return to Breckenridge with the same lineup of artists, for this years Breckenridge International Snow Sculpture Championships. This year team Estonia will be creating a sculpture titled Night, This sculpture is based on a legend that explains the spots on the moon. In this story, there lives a girl, who throws the falling stars and shows light in night time.

Check back during the event and see this teams progression with daily updates and photos, or see it in person January 21 – 25, 2014.  Facebook.com/GoBreck.  GoBreck.com  Click on the link to see team Estonia 3rd place sculpture from 2013.

About Team Estonia

Team Estonia is lead by team caption Lauri Tamm. Other team members include Jana Huul, Agu Trolla and Henry Timusk, who has studied in fine art as well environmental aesthetic and photography. This team has a large range of collective credentials including extensive art education, worldwide competitions, and exhibits spanning a variety of media including, sand, wood, snow and ice as well as fire sculptures!

Description: This sculpture is based on a legend that explains the spots on the moon. In this story, there lives a girl, who throws the falling stars and shows light in night time

Kick off to the International Snow Sculpture Championships 

2014 ISSC

Day 1: Snow is flying as team Estonia gets started on their sculpting masterpiece.
Photo by: Carl Scofield

Day 2: The blue skies made for great sculpting weather, combined with great team work from team Estonia. Photo by: Carl Scofield

Day 2:  Great weather made for a great day of sculpting , combined with awesome team work from team Estonia. Photo by: Carl Scofield

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Day 3: No machines allowed. The teams use only hand tools to sculpt and carve. Photo by: Carl Scofield

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Day 4: Team Estonia is down to the nitty-gritty part of their snow sculpture as time is ticking away. Photo by: Carl Scofield

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Day 5: A beautiful sculpture under a beautiful sky. Great job team Estonia! Photo by Carl Scofield

Congratulations to all the teams for their participation in Breckenridge’s 2014 International Snow Sculpture Championships!

Be sure to see all 15 snow sculptures now on display till February 2, 2014.

 

  

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