Fred Hoppe was active/lived in Nebraska. Fred Hoppe is known for sculptor-wildlife.
Biography Fred Hoppe
Born and raised in Schuyler, Nebraska in the wildlife-rich Platte River Valley, Fred Hoppe became a sculptor of the subject matter which intrigued him as a young man spending time with his sportsman grandfather on his grandfather's farm along that river. He, along with other family members, enjoyed the log cabin built by his father on the same property in the 1930s. Of his parents, Hoppe said they gave him a wonderful childhood, allowing him to raise ducks, dogs, pheasants, and all sorts of orphaned animals.
That lifestyle ended when he attended the University of Nebraska on a full athletic scholarship and became a business major. During his college days, he set up a studio in an old building in downtown Lincoln and grew to love the
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