This classic design is made to last (even outdoors). For those who enjoy to rock, we also developed a "rocker" edition which makes a great addition to any outdoor seating.


Materials:  Ash, White Oak and Western Red Cedar  
Dimensions: 30” (W) x 36” (D) x 36” (H)     Seat Height 15"

Choir Chair

Used in the Abbey and University Church as seating for liturgical ministers. The ebony stain of this chair is a recognizable characteristic of the furniture that Marcel Breuer used in his many buildings on campus.

Materials: Red Oak
Dimensions: 16” (W) x 21 1/2” (D) x 32 1/2” (H)     Seat Height 17 1/2"


Chapter House Armchair

Built with added lumbar support and a gracious amount of cushioning, the Chapter House Armchair is designed for both comfort and support.  



Materials:  Red Oak
Dimensions: 23” (W) x 23 1/2” (D) x 33” (H)     Seat Height 18"


Cloud Meinberg Chair

Fr. Cloud Meinberg O.S.B., an architect before joining the Abbey, designed this mid century modern chair.  With tapered legs and a curved back, it provides a modern look to the classic desk chair.

Materials: Red Oak
Dimensions: 17” (W) x 16” (W) x 30” (H)  Seat Height 18"


St. Paul chair

While much of our furniture incorporates straight lines, the Saint Paul Chair tries to implement curves wherever possible.  Its high back gives extra support. 

Materials  Hard Maple
Dimensions: 20” (W) x 22" (D) x 33” (H)     Seat Height 18" 


Refectory Chair

Over 90 years ago, these chairs were designed for the second most important space in a monastery:  the dining hall.  They still serve this space today through solid construction and graceful design. 

Materials: Red Oak
Dimensions: 14” (W) x 17" (D) x 32 1/2” (H)     Seat Height 19"

Desk Chair

Education has been a pillar of the Saint John's community since its founding.  With this in mind, a solid and comfortable desk chair is a must for the students of our schools. 


Materials: Red Oak - Wood or Upholstered Cushion
Dimensions: 17 1/2” (W) x 21” (D) x 33” (H)     Seat Height 18"


High Stool

Inside Saint John's University student center, there's a pub named after the monk, Br. Willie Borgerding O.S.B.  When Br. Willy's Pub was built, these stools were made made to accompany those who like a seat up.

Materials: Red Oak
Dimensions: 17 1/2” (W) x 21” (D) x 47” (H)     Seat height 32"


High-back Dining Chair

A dining table is a place of community.  Recognizing this, the High-Back Dining Chair invites those gathered for either daily or formal meals to enjoy their time together.


Materials:  Red Oak
Dimensions: 17” (W) x 20" (D) x 44” (H)     Seat Height 19"


Lounge Chair

Our Lounge Chair blends  modern design with comfort. It's reclined position and padded cushions make it a comfortable chair for at home or the office. 


Materials: Red Oak, Maple
Dimensions: 26” (W) x 27" (D) x 28” (H)     Seat Height 17"


Slatted Lounge

Its slatted back and seat allow for cushions to be exchanged without hassle. The fully cushioned back rest is also nice for those who like to lounge.

Materials: Maple
Dimensions: 27” (W) x 29" (D) x 31” (H)     Seat Height 17"


Club Chair

This mission style chair was designed for longer periods of reading or maybe sitting in front of the fireplace.  Movable pegs allow the back to be reclined and an available foot rest allows one to put their feet up.

Materials: Red Oak
Dimensions: 33” (W) x 36" (D) x 37” (H)     Seat Height 18 1/2"


Library Chair

With its curved back support, the Library Chair provides an upright sitting position to keep those who use it in either the library, classroom or office on task.  


Materials: Red Oak
Dimensions: 21” (W) x 21” (D) x 32 1/2” (H)     Seat Height 18"


Guesthouse Chair

Designed for the chapel at the Abbey Guesthouse, its straight back and leather seat give an elegant yet practical look.


Materials: Red Oak
Dimensions: 23” (W) x 21" (D) x 33” (H)     Seat Height 18"


Steel-framed Lounge Chair

For a woodshop, our Steel-Framed Lough Chair does not include much wood.  Built for durability, this chair has been popular in monasteries, offices, and residential lounges.


Materials: Powder Coated Steel Frame, 4" Cushion, and Red Oak Armrest
Dimensions: 23” (W) x 30” (D) x 30” (H) Seat Height 17”  


Bar Stool

People come in all shapes and sizes.  With its many foot rests, all should be able to find a comfortable place to put their feet. 


Materials: Red Oak
Dimensions: 12” (W) x 16” (D) x 32” (H)


Banner Bench

Every home needs a bench for getting into those high to reach places or impromptu seating.  This stackable and movable bench takes its form from the Abbey Bell Banner that greets guests to the Saint John's campus.


Materials: Red Oak
Dimensions:  20” (W) x 16" (D) x 18” (H)

Slatted Bench

Clean lines make this bench ideal for hallway or common space seating. 


Materials: Red Oak
Dimensions: 72” (W) x 17" (D) x 17 1/2” (H)


Gallery Bench

In a gallery, the art is supposed to be the focus.  This minimalist bench blends into its surroundings while still offering a place of respite for many guests of the gallery. 

Dimensions:  72” (W) x ” 16" (D) x  18” (H)