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Seymour Beckford

Seymour Beckford

Seymour Beckford started his apprenticeship at age 15 in Jamaica, doing both automobile and household upholstery. He continued as a professional upholsterer in a manufacturing plant there before founding his own company, MasterCraft Upholstery. Relocating to Boston, he worked at Majestic Upholstery in Kenmore Square and taught woodworking to children with physical and mental disabilities at Little People’s School (Newton). For over 22 years, he has maintained Seymour's Upholstering, a small storefront business in Mattapan.


Upcoming Classes

Upholstery Immersion (Tuesday evening) 1S23 Class April 11-June 13, 2023
Upholstery Immersion (Friday evening) 4S23 Class April 14-June 16, 2023
Upholstery Intensive (Afternoon/Evening) 1M23 Summer Intensive (Adults) August 7-11, 2023
Upholstery Intensive 2M23 Summer Intensive (Adults) August 14-18, 2023
Upholstery Intensive 3M23 Summer Intensive (Adults) August 21-25, 2023