Dan Rebholz, Dan the Iceman, of World Class Ice in Villa Park, sculpts a design as part of Chicago Botanic Garden’s Winter Wonderland exhibit on Saturday, Jan. 5. Photos by Rhonda Holcomb/22nd Century Media
Rebholz holds a large chunk of ice that he sawed away from the block of ice. Then he smashed it to the ground.
An onlooker, Kevin Afryl, 8, of Libertyville, receives a carved “ice plate,” or a name plate, from Rebholz.