Chicago Upholstery School

Learn to upholster anything!

Beginner & Intermediate Upholstery Classes

      Two new Saturday Beginners classes have been posted.  The first new Saturday class will start January 12th.  The second will begin  March 2nd.  Class will meet from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for 6 weeks for a total of 24 hours.  
     Two new  Tuesday and Thursday evening Beginners Classes meet from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.  The first begins  January 8th and runs through February 7th.  The second begins February 12th and runs through March 14th.  Both classes run for 5 weeks for a total of 25 hours. 

Tuition is $500 and includes all materials and supplies.
Students are first taught to thread, adjust and operate a walking foot, industrial sewing machine  Projects are then done that teach certain skills and techniques common to all types of upholstery and bag making.  Class size is limited to 5 students.
Upon completion of the Beginner's class students can then join Intermediate class and do their own projects with  guidance and assistance.  Class time is sold by the project.  Simply send a picture to and we will get back to you with the hours required @ $20 per hour. 
 Advance class is basically shop time with a dedicated machine to do your own projects with limited assistance. Class time is $15 per hour.
Intermediate and Advanced time slots are available Saturdays from 1:00 to 5:00  and Wednesdays 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. 
Register by calling 773-983-5586 or email
3664 N. Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60613
(773) 983-5586