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(Brienne Green - Daily Press)

(Brienne Green – Daily Press)

Above, a figure kicks back for a nap on a snow couch, complete with comfy pillows, as his “pet” Bulldog looks on Thursday in the yard of a home on Washington Avenue. Numerous Artesians took to their lawns this week to get creative with their wintry medium. Below, Thomas and Miriam Archibald took advantage of a particularly lofty snow drift to establish “Ski Artesia.” At bottom, a Snow Bulldog shows his school spirit at 17th Street and Hermosa Drive.

(Photo Courtesy Tom Archibald)

(Photo Courtesy Tom Archibald)

(Teresa Lemon - Daily Press)

(Teresa Lemon – Daily Press)