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Kathleen Gaskin-Holland is proprietor of Decorator’s Workroom (Jamaica Plain), an upholstery shop which she founded in 1990. She grew up in Trinidad, where her father was a joiner and carpenter and her mother a seamstress and chair caner. She is proud to follow in their footsteps.

Kathleen has received numerous awards for her contributions to Jamaica Plain and the City of Boston, including the 2009 Local Hero Award from Vinfen, 2010 Award for outstanding contributions to Boston’s neighborhooods from Action for Boston Community Development, and 2005 Community Leadership Award from Spontaneous Celebrations.

Kathleen first taught at the Eliot School in 1991.

Specialty: 
Upholstery & Slipcovers

Upcoming Classes

Basic Upholstery 1F19 Class October 30-December 11, 2019
Upholstery 1W20 Class January 6-March 16, 2020
Upholstery 4W20 Class January 9-March 12, 2020
Basic Upholstery 1W20 Class February 12-March 18, 2020