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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 (Friday evening) 3S22 Class June 10-August 12, 2022
Upholstery Immersion (Tuesday evening) 4S22 Class June 14-August 2, 2022
Upholstery Intensive (Afternoon) 1M22 Summer Intensive (Adults) August 8-12, 2022
Upholstery Intensive 2M22 Summer Intensive (Adults) August 15-19, 2022
Upholstery Intensive 3M22 Summer Intensive (Adults) August 22-26, 2022