Ulbricht Painted Snowman Nutcracker

Ulbricht Painted Snowman Nutcracker The Story of UlbrichtWood-turning on lathes the Ulbricht grand tradition can be traced back to the small German mining town of Seiffen in the mountains of the Erzgebirge. Records document the Ulbricht family as wood turners from the 1700s.Otto Ulbricht a professional wood turner who started his own business in 1928 built a new factory in 1934. After World War II when the area became the East German Zone and private industry was taken out of the hands of individuals Otto took his family across the border where they resettled in the Bavarian town of Lauingen near Augsburg. Once settled with his Erzgebirge wood-turning traditions transplanted to Bavaria Otto began again.When Otto died in 1968 his son Christian Ulbricht now in charge of the family enterprise continued those time-honored traditions. In 1978 Christian expanded his thinking and developed a new company which he named Holzkunst Christian Ulbricht.In the early 1990s when East and West re-unified and Germany once again became one nation Christian brought back to the family the factory in Seiffen begun by his father so many years ago. Today the company operates out of both locations.Now in its third generation the Ulbricht family continues to produce wood-turned products of the finest quality. In addition to an extensive line nutcrackers there are incense burners music boxes figurines pyramids and ornaments geared for Christmas and Easter.Traditions are very important to Ulbricht. Not only those that strengthen ties to the land and to family but also those that continue the traditions of excellence in production that date back 300 years.

Steinbach Snowman German Christmas Nutcracker-Signed

Steinbach Snowman German Christmas Nutcracker-Signed Enjoy the timelessness of Steinbach nutcrackers with the Steinbach Signed Hunter German Nutcracker. This stands about 10.5 inches tall and is a whimsical character is ready for the frosty season with his woven scarf. Beautiful colors and handmade details like the woodland bird and straw broom add interest to this adorable decorative figure. This piece is made of genuine high-quality wood has been hand-carved in Germany and is completely painted in freehand. Hand-signed by Karla Steinbach this masterpiece will make a beautiful addition to your collection.About SteinbachSteinbach is recognized for the unique design of its wood-carved creations developed many years ago by Herr Christian Steinbach. The Steinbach family started making nutcrackers and other items in the 1800s in the Alpine regions of Germany. The tradition of creating hand-carved Steinbach German Nutcrackers is carried on by the Steinbach family which remains responsible for the product concept development design manufacture and quality control at the Hohenhameln factory in the northern region of Germany.Steinbach items are highly collectible. If you are starting a new collection or adding to your existing collection you will love these unique masterpieces. These treasured collectibles are handed down from generation to generation.The Making of Steinbach NutcrackersEach Steinbach nutcracker is produced using up to 130 separate procedures. Genuine hardwood is cut and shaped into specific sizes and parts. The wood is then turned by hand using an ancient process that creates smooth clean surfaces. The pieces are lathed polished and drilled before they are turned over to experienced craftsmen who prime and spray them repeatedly alternating the process with drying to produce an even tone. Carving comes next; wood-carving artisans use knives and finely honed skill to add personality and detail to the pieces. Finally the painters take over; trained German artists paint these nutcrackers freehand. The result is a

KWO Snowman Nutcracker

KWO Snowman Nutcracker Nothing brings the holiday season to your home like a traditional German nutcracker. The unique and inventive KWO Snowman Nutcracker is wears a tasseled hat and carries his broom in one hand while a bird sits on the other. This joyous nutcracker is hand-crafted from clear-grained wood and meticulously hand-painted. The fur of the nutcracker's hair and beard is real not imitation. The KWO Snowman Nutcracker stands 10.3 inches tall and is made by KWO in Olbernhau Germany. It is a delightful addition to any collection and sure to become a family heirloom.KWO was created in 1949 by a small craftsman's business that produced turned wooden parts. Today KWO is one of the leading firms in producing traditional wood articles in the Erzgebirge region of Germany. KWO produces traditional turned wooden Christmas pieces including nutcrackers smokers and candle pyramids.KWO nutcrackers are carefully crafted from clear-grained hardwoods and meticulously hand-painted by the artisans at KWO in the Erzgebirge.

Ulbricht Nutcracker – Painted Snowman

  • Stands 8.5 inches tall
  • Holds a small bunch of twigs and has a bird on his shoulder
  • Painstakingly hand-painted so no two are exactly alike
  • Hand-crafted in Germany
  • Techniques have been handed down over many generations

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The Ulbricht Painted Snowman Nutcracker stands 8.5 inches tall. Holding a bunch of twigs in one hand and a blue bird on his shoulder, he is a charming piece. Hand-crafted from solid wood, this nutcracker has been hand-painted long lasting colors in Germany.

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The Ulbricht Painted Snowman Nutcracker is a beautiful piece. He wears a black shiny hat and holds a bunch of twigs. With a lovely smile on his face, this snowman is a … More >>

Ulbricht Nutcracker – Painted Snowman

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Steinbach is recognized for the unique design of its wood-carved creations developed many years ago by Herr Christian Steinbach. The Steinbach family started making nutcrackers and other items in the 1800s in the Alpine regions of Germany. The tradition of creating hand-carved Steinbach German Nutcrackers is carried on by the Steinbach family which remains responsible for the product concept development design manufacture and quality control at the Hohenhameln factory in the northern region of Germany.Steinbach items are highly collectible. If you are starting a new collection or adding to your existing collection you will love these unique masterpieces. These treasured collectibles are handed down from generation to generation.

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