Behind the Scenes of Ice Brigade: Meet the Team

Go behind the scenes with the ice sculptor extraordinaires of Food Network's new show, Ice Brigade.

Photo By: Jean-Marc Giboux ©2011, Television Food Network, G.P.

Photo By: Jean-Marc Giboux ©2011, Television Food Network, G.P.

Photo By: Jean-Marc Giboux ©2011, Television Food Network, G.P.

Photo By: Jean-Marc Giboux ©2011, Television Food Network, G.P.

Photo By: Jean-Marc Giboux ©2011, Television Food Network, G.P.

Photo By: Jean-Marc Giboux ©2011, Television Food Network, G.P.

Photo By: Jean-Marc Giboux ©2011, Television Food Network, G.P.

Photo By: Jean-Marc Giboux ©2011, Television Food Network, G.P.

Photo By: Jean-Marc Giboux ©2011, Television Food Network, G.P.

Photo By: Jean-Marc Giboux ©2011, Television Food Network, G.P.

Photo By: Jean-Marc Giboux ©2011, Television Food Network, G.P.

Photo By: Jean-Marc Giboux ©2011, Television Food Network, G.P.

Photo By: Jean-Marc Giboux ©2011, Television Food Network, G.P.

The Ice Brigade Team

The out-of-this-world ice sculptures created by Randy Finch (center) and his team of talented ice artists have been featured at movie premieres, celebrity galas, concerts and sporting events.

The Ice Guru

With 20 years of experience, there's seemingly no limit to what Randy Finch can create out of ice.

Life-Size Chess

Randy works on a piece for a life-size chess board in downtown Grand Rapids, Mich., where his company is based.

Checkmate

The team reviews their work on the chessboard.

Fun on the Job

The crew poses with their latest ice masterpiece.

Ready for Work

These tools are crucial for ice sculpting.

All in the Details

Jovonnah works on the details of a life-size tiger.

Randy's Muse

Randy uses a stuffed tiger with lifelike features for inspiration.

Tiger, Check

"Chops" — aka Shawn Winnell — takes a quick break with a completed tiger sculpture.

Twins

The tiger sculpture takes on Randy's signature look.

Animal Kingdom

The whole team works on a host of other animals to accompany the tiger.

Office Prank

An employee decides to prank his co-worker by turning everything in his office to ice. Of course, he calls the Ice Brigade!

Office Chill

The team created an office setup complete with computer, keyboard and mouse.

Gambling on Thin Ice

Randy gets a call from a casino asking for ice replicas of their gaming room.

Teamwork

Randy, Susan and Jovonnah work on the craps table.

No Cold Deck

Randy's cards are hot on this iced blackjack table.

Ice Casino Royale

The finished product, complete with roulette wheel, craps table and blackjack table.

Cool Tunes

The team tackles one of their toughest projects to date: a working D.J. booth and disco ball for a nightclub in Kalamazoo, Mich.

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