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Snowpeople & a hammershark by Jenny X. '13

more post-blizzard sights around campus --

A couple days after the blizzard, I walked around campus and took some quick shots of all the snowpeople-and-other-things in sight. They’re all pretty cute, but the hammershark is definitely my favorite. c:


(full credit to whoever built these!)

P.S. I’m currently scrambling to finish the Sketchbook Project (introduced in this post),
and this is my Blizzard Burrito [a collage].

11 responses to “Snowpeople & a hammershark”

  1. Anonymous says:

    First! These are awesome! I wish we had snow in Cali!

  2. Steph says:

    @ Anonymous — We did have snow! smile The high desert received some nice downfall on January 2nd. The mountains are still covered.

    I am glad I got out of Boston before the east coast blizzard. I left on the 14th (went to visit and tour MIT) and it was really cold with flurries at Quincy Market. I thought for sure my flight would be canceled. Instead, it was an hour late taking off.

  3. Albert says:

    The pyramid’s awesome : )

  4. Luyi says:

    I second Albert on the pyramid. The shark is pretty cool too! I have a friend who built an igloo in her backyard–very intense.

    Also, love your artwork! Very appealing.

  5. Yuki says:

    All these are pretty amzing!!!

  6. Gaurav says:

    These all snaps look quite similar to the ones in 21-Blackjack! haha! Great Pics! (Especially that Hammershark, are there chocolates on it?)
    Seriously! These pics are actually exhilarating, making me more eager to come to MIT than ever before!!!

  7. Vivek says:

    I’ll have to agree with Albert. By far, the pyramid is the most fascinating snow-structure I have ever seen. I think it may even rival Stonehenge in that respect. Who knows which civilisation (read hall of residence) may have erected this magnificent monument. (To be honest, the edges are a bit *too* well designed…)

  8. Derek says:

    It seems that MIT bloggers take this snowy season so serious.I try to recollect those days when I used to “eat” snow,old days.

    @Jenny’13-One fortunate girl who could live in what I call “Heaven”-MIT..’THE’ MIT!.Oh you are in course 4,why don’t you put your hand in sculpturing a masterpiece,or are you reserving your skills for ‘THE’ day.All the best! .
    That hammer-shark one is just super cool,one piece of art.Hats off to who ever who hand-crafted that.

    Wish I can be a part of this marvelous place-MIT one day… one day….It’s gonna be a long long wait.Fingers crossed.

  9. Derek says:

    And isn’t that hammer-shark swimming in the MIT chapel.Heard about how they light the room,cool!

  10. Cyd says:

    i saw a light pole turned into a Snow-kabob one day too!

    snow creatures make the fluffy stuff even more fun smile

  11. anonymous says:

    harvard, quit your whining