St. John's-Grace Episcopal Church - Table of Contents
51 Colonial Circle at Bidwell Pky. and Lafayette Ave.
Buffalo, New York
|Arthur F. Werner , with the assistance of Thomas T. Heyer|
|6' wide, 32" deep, 3' high|
In 2005 the church commissioned Arthur F. Werner , with the assistance of Thomas T. Heyer, to construct and install a new free standing altar in the main sanctuary of St. John's-Grace Episcopal Church.
Work in Progress
Photos from the collection Arthur F. Werner
A. Werner cutting holes for legs
A. Werner planing deck edge
Cutting and carving trim pieces
Separation for carving
Early carving of the angel which copies the baptismal font model in the baptistery.
Assembly at the church : A. Werner adding vine carvings
Installed communion table in church
Wooden canopy and reredoss
Note that the communion table straddles two steps
Red oak plywood top unit
Carved vine encircles the table box, in a shadow box effect
Carved angel with gold leaf on text. See the baptismal font model.