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  Christmas stamps 2003
The Christmas stamps this year have been designed by Andy Goldsworthy who uses nature to create his works of art
1/6 The Christmas stamps this year have been designed by Andy Goldsworthy who uses nature to create his works of art
This icicle star on the first class stamp was made by dipping the thick end of the icicles in snow followed by water, so they froze together
2/6 This icicle star on the first class stamp was made by dipping the thick end of the icicles in snow followed by water, so they froze together
The 2nd class stamp features an icicle spiralling around a tree
3/6 The 2nd class stamp features an icicle spiralling around a tree
To make this intriguing ice ball, squares of ice of different thickness were welded together to form a hollow bal
4/6 To make this intriguing ice ball, squares of ice of different thickness were welded together to form a hollow ball
The glowing globes of light at the heart of these blocks were created by carving out the snow with a stick almost through to the other side. Where the block is thinnest, the sun is brightest
5/6 The glowing globes of light at the heart of these blocks were created by carving out the snow with a stick almost through to the other side. Where the block is thinnest, the sun is brightest
Standing eerily inside the Arctic Circle are these four pyramids moulded from snow, which look amazing for the 1.12 stamp!
6/6 Standing eerily inside the Arctic Circle are these four pyramids moulded from snow, which look amazing for the 1.12 stamp!

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