Ice Sculptures and Fairy Tales

Ice Sculpture at Mainz, Germany

One of the Three Kings

I hope you are all dressed warmly!   Come and enjoy the wonderful snow and ice sculptures at Eiswelt Mainz in Germany.   We really enjoyed our visit with our grandchildren,  though by the time we got to the end, we were feeling a bit chilly and were very glad of the coffee and hot chocolate in the warmth of the cafe!  Next time we will wear a few extra layers!

There were so many different sculptures  – cathedrals, cartoon characters,  nativity scenes, fairy tales, chairs, furniture, even the Grim Reaper!  Check out this great gingerbread man!

Ice Sculptures, Mainz

Gingerbread Man, straight out of the oven!

And ….

Mainz Eiswelt

Teddy bears and gnomes

Here are a few more of the sculptures



10 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Ruth
    Jan 10, 2017 @ 00:29:10

    Very cool Joan and not just literally!

    Liked by 1 person


  2. socialbridge
    Jan 10, 2017 @ 10:35:42

    Simply love the Gingerbread Man.

    Liked by 1 person


  3. spearfruit
    Jan 10, 2017 @ 14:38:17

    These are amazing Joan, such detail in them. 🙂



  4. Judy @ NewEnglandGardenAndThread
    Jan 10, 2017 @ 21:23:38

    True artistry. 🙂

    Liked by 1 person


  5. JF
    Jan 11, 2017 @ 00:02:44

    Wonderful! Happy New Year!



  6. beataaleksiejuk
    Jan 11, 2017 @ 12:58:14

    These ice sculptures looks amazing ! I enjoy they shapes and colours 🙂
    About Three Kings I invite also for my post about that celebration in Spain:



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