This stunning snow art was created by one man and his compass

Dina Rickman@dinarickman
Thursday 27 November 2014 11:00

Simon Beck is the world's first snow artist.

His pieces requires an enormous physical effort: they cover an area between two and nine acres and can take up to 12 hours to complete. Beck walks between 20-30 kilometres in snowshoes, using a compass to help to create the complex geometric patterns.

Snow Art is the artist's first book and is a collection of his work over the past 10 years:

click here.

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