TUFTED ottoman

NEXT WORKSHOP DATE: Saturday July 6th 2019

VENUE: Reikorangi Community Hall, Waikanae.

TIME: 10AM - 2PM 

COST: $230 per person (does NOT include fabric)

Create a modern tufted footstool from scratch with Mad4Mod!

Learn the art of ‘tufting’ (aka. deep buttoning) the easy way…

You will learn:

  • how to safely use a professional staple gun

  • how to use webbing to create a foundation

  • what 'batting' is and why you need it

  • how to cut a corner to remove bulk

  • how to ‘drill’ foam

  • how to create a ‘tuft’

  • how to make and attach buttons to your upholstery project


  • all necessary tools to complete your project

  • all necessary upholstery supplies

  • wooden frame and 15cm tapered wooden legs


  • caffeine will be provided - caffeine is 100% necessary for ALL upholstery projects (or is that just me?)



  • Because of the wildly varying cost of upholstery fabric, not to mention wildly varying tastes, FABRIC FOR THIS WORKSHOP IS NOT SUPPLIED. Click here for all the the fabric information you need!

  • Finished dimensions: 520mm x 360mm x 300mm