Ernie DiMartino’s ice carvers have been working behind the scenes for weeks.

And they’re not done yet — nine workers are transforming blocks of ice into beautiful sculptures at Ligonier’s Diamond Park.

“There’s a lot going on, the weather’s perfect,” said Cindy Purnell, chairwoman of the 28th annual Ligonier Ice Fest, which continues Sunday.

The cold temperatures mean there’s a lot of life left for the 60 smaller sculptures around the park and along borough streets and 11 larger designs in the park.

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