MOUNT VERNON — M. I. Hummel Co. LLC of Mercerville, N.J. announces that Master Artist Ulrich Tendera will be part of the Artistic Event held by Trudy’s Hummels, located in Flowers For You at 22 East Gambier St., Mount Vernon, on Saturday, Oct. 6, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tendera will be sharing the various steps of bringing Sister Berta Hummel’s art work from canvas to three demential Hummel Figurines. He will gladly sign Hummel figurines that day.
To commemorate this special event the “Hope for Everyone” figurine will be available for purchase. There will be a drawing for a free Hummel Figurine and light refreshments for those attending. We invite everyone to meet Tendera at this open house.
Born in Wiesenfeld, Germany, Ulrich Tendera began his distinguished career with Goebel Porzellanfabrik at the age of 17 when he began an apprenticeship as a Ceramic painter. Through the years he has mastered the skills of a painter. He stayed with the company until 1979 and spent time in the military. He rejoined the company in 1981 and began training in the whitewater quality control area and became director of that department.
Tendera has traveled for Goebel and participated in painting promotions in Europe, the Far East and the United States, throughout his career. In 2008, Tender joined the M. I. Hummel Co. in North America.
Published on October 2, 2012