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Blog entry by Eagle1 posted 11-15-2011 11:18 AM 861 reads 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The show wasn’t to bad since the economy isn’t the greatest these days. While the show was going on. The lady next to me kept looking at the rolling pins. Later in the day she asked me if I would be interested in another show. I said sure. She told me it is tomorrow and where it was. I asked her how much to get into it. She said $25.00. I thought some more through out the day. Then I told her since you keep looking at the rolling pins. I would give her the one that she kept looking at inreturn for the entry to the show, she said ok. I went to that show it was the first one they have had there. It wasn’t that great but it should be better next year. So that was 2 shows in 2 days and I have another one this friday here where I live. Any way here is a couple of picks of the booth. Not that great they had a lot of booths, and I didn’t have to much room to get better pictures.

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened



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degoose

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#1 posted 11-15-2011 11:56 AM

Looks ok to me….

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#2 posted 11-15-2011 01:55 PM

Tim,
You had a great display and a bunch in inventory!! Good luck Friday!!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#3 posted 11-15-2011 02:48 PM

Tim, what pieces that you had at the show were selling? The one show I went to, no one was buying CB’s but they were buying pen’s and homemade breads.
-Don

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

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Donna Menke

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#4 posted 11-15-2011 04:39 PM

Yeah, Tim, it would be helpful to many of us to know what sold and for how much. That sort of information is so hard to find- but would really be interesting to us. We can see the quality of your work and that would help many to be able to set their prices accordingly. Thanks.

-- "So much wood. . .so little time!" www.woodworks-by-donna.com

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#5 posted 11-15-2011 07:46 PM

great work tim
and a decent variety

once you get seen more
they will be more apt to buy

new sellers have to show commitment

the best in this for you

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#6 posted 11-15-2011 11:29 PM

Your merchandise looks great and persistence should pay off eventually. I hope that all of your woodworking ventures are profitable for you.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#7 posted 11-16-2011 02:07 AM

nice display Tim. how much do you ask for a pen, if I may ask?? thnx.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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#8 posted 11-16-2011 02:55 AM

Good looking booth! Best of luck on the next show. The other’s have said the rest for me.
BTKS

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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#9 posted 11-16-2011 05:02 AM

Nice looking booth. Sales are tough as I found out at the one I did, but I enjoy making the projects and talking to the people…..........Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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