I took my regular old classroom stool and sprayed it with a base coat of Krylon primer. I then sprayed over that with Krylon black gloss.
I did 2 coats of black and then let it dry for 24 hours. I cut out a fabric circle and using my homemade modge podge:
(Recipe: 50/50 elmer's glue/water Be careful not to make it too runny)
Thank you Pinterest yet again...
I slathered on a coat on top of the stool.
I then placed the fabric over the top and did two coats of modge podge on top.
(Don't worry. It dries clear.)
I let that dry for 24 hours and then sprayed the whole thing with a a gloss coat.
I love my new stool!