Ice Sculptor Mark Mckenzie Ice Carving Competitions
1st Place winner with a silver medal and a cash prize of $1000. Entitled "Humming & Hovering", the Hummingbird depicted beside the hibiscus flower. It was a total of eleven ice carvers at the February 2008 National Ice Carving Association NICA Sanctioned Ice Carving Competition, Lakeville, Pennsylvania.
The "Dragonfly" made from two blocks of ice with a carving time of four hours.
First place winner, peoples choice award, most creative ice carving award and a cash prize of $1000.
A the December 2011 Bronx Zoo New York City ice carving competition. At total of fifteen ice carvers from all over the US northeast competed in this contest.
This competition was not judged by a panel of judges. Instead the attendees decided who the winner was.
2nd Place, "Sunflower With Butterfly" January 2008 National Ice Carving Association NICA Sanctioned Ice Carving Competition, Mount Holly, New Jersey.
3rd Place "Flying Fish" December 2009 Salute To Wildlife Ice Carving Competition, Bronx Zoo, Bronx, New York. Made from two ice blocks with four hours of carving time.
3rd Place with a silver medal and a cash prize of $500 "Dragonfly" carved from a single ice block with a carving time of two and a half hours. National Ice Carving Association NICA Sanction Ice Carving Competition, January 2012 Mount Holly, New Jersey.