It’s hard to think about what to do differently when things look bleak. But sometimes lack of work is a wake up call, some things may need to be changed or reevaluated. It might be time to get back to the basics. Here are some suggestions. They may seem simplistic, but they are key to having the clients trust you enough to do their work for them.
In learning upholstery (or any trade or skill) you first have to set your intention (to tell yourself that you WILL learn upholstery). It is all to easy to tell yourself “I don’t have a teacher”, OR “I don’t know what to do”, OR “No one will let me”, OR any other excuse you might have. If you really want to learn, you will put aside all the reasons why you can’t do it do it and you will do begin.