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Bartz brothers of New Brighton unveil eighth snow sculpture on New Years Day

Jan 02, 2019 - St. Paul Pioneer Press (Minnesota)

Ever rappelled down the shell of a giant sea snail?

The Bartz brothers have.

On New Years Day they unveiled Slinky the Snow Snail at a grand opening event outside their home in New Brighton.

As of New Years Eve, they still were toiling to get the massive sculpture done in time.

The eyes are not on yet, actually. We're working on those right now, Austin Bartz, 24, said from the top of a 20-foot ladder Monday afternoon.

This is the eighth snow sculpture built by Aust...