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China Black Granite Dog Monument

Posted on February 24th, 2011 by Laser Works

We had a customer who recently had their dog pass away. They had visited our pet memorial website,, but wanted something a little more elaborate than a standard pet marker. Laser Works provided them with a beautiful one-of-a-kind pet monument for their friend.

China Black Granite monument 1-4 x 0-4 x 1-4

Pet Monument

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City of Sumiton Veterans Memorial

Posted on October 29th, 2010 by Laser Works

Laser Works worked with the city of Sumiton, Alabama to create a one-of-a-kind memorial to its resident veterans. The finished memorial was comprised of a China black granite main monument standing six feet in height and six China black granite benches for the Navy, the Army, the Air Force, the Marines, the Coast Guard, the Merchant Marines and one for Prisoners of War. Surrounding the main monument are 200 China black granite brick pavers laser engraved with Sumiton veterans’ names and ranks.

You can visit the website dedicated to this veterans memorial at

City of Sumiton, Alabama Black Granite Veterans Memorial

City of Sumiton, Alabama Black Granite Veterans Memorial

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Gardendale First Baptist Entrance Signs

Posted on August 6th, 2010 by Laser Works

Gardendale First Baptist Church needed a large entrance sign after they moved to a new facility. Laser Works provided a ten foot wide by five foot tall carved PVC sign for the front entrance and an eight foot wide by four foot tall carved PVC sign for the rear entrance.

Gardendale First Baptist Front Entrance Sign

Gardendale First Baptist Front Entrance Sign

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Floor Mural for Jacksonville State University

Posted on May 18th, 2010 by Laser Works

Laser Works was asked to etch a twelve foot diameter black granite circular mural for Jacksonville State University in Jacksonville, Alabama. The mural was comprised of sixty eighteen inch square China black granite tiles.

Jacksonville State University black granite floor mural

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City of Center Point Veterans Memorial

Posted on May 10th, 2010 by Laser Works

Laser Works of Alabama worked with the City of Center Point, Alabama to create a memorial to all of its veterans involved in any American conflict. Laser Works designed a Veterans Memorial having six China black granite benches, one for each of the armed services (Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, Coast Guard and Merchant Marines); a main China black granite monument standing eight feet tall; and over 800 personalized China black granite brick pavers.

View images for Center Point’s Veterans Memorial in the Gallery.

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Gardendale High School Seniors Memorial

Posted on February 25th, 2010 by Laser Works

Gardendale High School in Gardendale, Alabama was looking for a way to commemorate the first graduating class of their new facility. Laser Works provided a China black engraving of all of the seniors signatures spaced out around the GHS logo.

Gardendale High School Seniors Memorial

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Duke Service Recognition Memorial

Posted on December 29th, 2009 by Laser Works

Ross Cline, an Iraq War Veteran, wanted to pay tribute to Newton Duke, a Veteran and POW of the Korean War.  Mr. Cline provided the information of Corporal Newton’s engagements in Korea, his capture by North Korean soldiers and the twenty-seven months he spent in captivity.  Mr. Duke provided a photo of his platoon taken the day of their release, adding a finishing touch to the story of his service to our country. Below is a picture of Mr. Duke with the finished service recognition memorial.

Newton Duke Service Recognition Memorial

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North Jefferson Middle School Granite Benches

Posted on August 21st, 2008 by Laser Works

North Jefferson Middle School (NJMS) had sold sixty brick pavers to line an area around the flag pole in front of the school. The area was designed for more bricks than they had so they approached Laser Works to come up with a new solution. Laser Works supplied three black granite benches with the names (originally for bricks) engraved in brick-like rectangles.

North Jefferson Middle School China black granite benches

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Upward Park Granite Mural

Posted on August 6th, 2004 by Laser Works

Gardendale First Baptist was looking for a unique centerpiece for a sidewalk intersection of their Upward Park. Laser Works designed and produced a sixty-four square foot mural comprised of a combination of Paradiso granite and China Black granite tile. The mural contained four small Jerusalem crosses surrounding a larger center Jerusalem cross.

granite mural

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