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Iconographer Fr. Jon Buffington

While working with patients at Portland’s Providence Hospital, Father Jon Buffington realized the hospital chapel lacked a significantly sized crucifix. After remedying that, he went on to create dozens of Christian Orthodox icon style pieces.

First Broadcast: 2007
Producer: KC Cowan

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Metal Sculptor Lee Kelly; Iconographer Fr. Jon Buffington; Spoken word duo Good Sista/Bad Sista

Oregon Art Beat: Episode #826
Original Broadcast: April 26, 2007