Click here to see a very special Nativity Group
Richard Chartrand is the third generation of his family to be involved in the design and execution of church furnishings. His grandfather, Michel Chartrand, founded the firm of Librairie Saint-Michel, Inc., in Boston in 1910. The firm grew over the years from its beginnings specializing in French religious books. In time, the company represented the finest European craftsmen working in the ecclesiastical fields. In 1962, under the direction of Michel's son, Jules, the name was changed to Saint Michel Liturgical Arts, Inc. to more closely reflect the nature of their business. For over forty years, Richard has created works in marble, wood, bronze, mosaic and stained glass for churches throughout the United States. Now, at Chartrand Design, he specializes in these crafts that built his family's reputation over one-hundred years for the finest quality for worship.

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Click here for Statuary of Saint John Paul II and Saint John XXII  - Both were declared saints at St. Peter's Basilica on April 27, 2014.

Click here for a listing of churches representing just a few of the projects that have involved the talents of the Chartrand family.

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Click on the links above to see the scope of our work in stained glass, statuary, Venetian mosaic, ecclesiastical metalware, or some treasure for your home.

We are always happy to work with your architect or decorator. Consult us for caring, expert service for your next church, home, or institutional project. There is no obligation for your inquiry.



Click here to see some of our recent projects....

Click here to see a special crucifix in the style of Cimabue from Santa Croce in Florence...
Click here to see appointments for Bishops - carved coats of arms, croziers, pectoral crosses, and episcopal rings...
 Click here to see our page of Gospel Book Covers..

 Click here for Statuary of St. Kateri Tekakwitha