Snow artist will blow you away
At first glance, Simon Beck looks like an ordinary skier. But from afar, you'll notice that he's up to something - and it's big. Beck has always loved the outdoors, especially the snow, and in 2004 he essentially started his career as a snow artist. On his Facebook page, he explains that he started making designs in the snow just for fun, but before long, the designs became more in-depth and covered large areas of land.
To begin, Beck maps out and measures the area. Then, he decides on a design, saying: "Designs are chosen from the world of geometry or 'crop circles.'" Beck will work up to ten hours at a stretch, listening to music as he goes. Aside from his music, all Beck needs are snowshoes and a compass. Below, you can get a glimpse at some of his remarkable work. There's also a video where you can see Beck in action.
Simon makes most of his art in the French Alps.
He spends hours and hours carefully on the design. He's very dedicated to his work and pulls through even during more rough winter weather conditions.
His pieces are very detailed and intricate.
Watch him get to work below.