This is a very simple tutorial on how to make icicles for your miniatures. It's a great way to add detail to your snow based miniatures. This process only requires a few tools, and a few minutes to do, but it looks amazing.
Here's a step-by-step tutorial on how to create miniature ice bases using Vallejo Still Water. It's cheap, very simple to do, and it's a great way to really enhance any snow basing you're doing. Check it out!