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Steamy sculpting

Sharon Manninen puts iron to ice with steamy results last week at North Trail Elementary. Sharon and husband Dave got a got a little practice for last weekend's ice sculpting competition at the St. Paul Winter Carnival while demonstrating their art for NTES students.2 / 3
Dave Manninen has been sculpting for over 25 years. Wife Sharon joined him about 10 years ago. They were invited to NTES, where grandson Cole is a student, by art teacher Pam Tycer. They spent the day outside Tycer's classroom creating a snowflake out of three blocks of ice. Students took turns visiting the artists and asking questions.3 / 3