Good evening. If you are a beginner sewer, remember to start with projects that are not too difficult so that you can finish them. This also gets you acquainted with your sewing machine and how it works. Sewing can be a lot of fun. Take the time to finish your projects. Don't just start and then leave them.
As for upholstering, taking on a small project also helps you to get acquainted with the process. If your project is going to take for than one day, so be it. Remember to take it one step at a time.