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Alaska artist Heather Brice carves away at a block of ice as she creates her sculpture, "Finders Keepers," at the World Ice Art Championships in Fairbanks, Ala.

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World Ice Art Championships

Alaska artist Heather Brice carves away at a block of ice as she creates her sculpture, "Finders Keepers," at the World Ice Art Championships in Fairbanks, Alaska.

More than 1,700 tons of ice are harvested for the annual March event, which includes incredibly intricate sculptures measuring up to 20 feet in height and weighing thousands of pounds each.