News and Updates
Due to the weather this past week Ice Alaska has extended the deadline for the artists to complete their pieces in the GCI Multi Block Classic till midnight tonight instead of the original schedule of 9:00 PM. Mary Matthews’ comment regarding the time extension reflects the sentiments of all the Judges and all the volunteers at Ice Alaska: “I am sad for the carvers who have to battle the temps. How disappointing for them to look forward all year to the event and then basically be super uber cha...
11:00 p.m. AKST - It's been a stressful day for the Artists. Earlier today it warmed up above freezing, it's been snowing all afternoon, currently the temperature has cooled down to +31F (-1C) with light snow, and the Artists are hard working, finishing up, brushing snow, and preparing their exhibits for final judging.