This instructable describes how to make a heart of ice containing a frozen rose.

Some days before Valentine’s Day I noticed that it has already been some time since I last gave my wife I self-made, personal present. So I decided to use the opportunity and combined two symbols of Valentine’s Day into a useless but romantic present: a heart carved out of ice which reveals a rose when melting.

My wife loved it.

Tools and materials

To make the heart of ice, we will proceed as follows: First, we suspend the rose in a bowl of water and freeze the water (steps 2-4). Then we remove the frozen water from the freezer and carve it into a heart (steps 5, 6). Finally, we prepare a wooden socket for the heart and mount the heart on this socket (step…

By: Dominique Unruh

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