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Craft Markets.. #4: Another stab at it...

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Blog entry by degoose posted 08-04-2012 08:04 PM 2647 reads 5 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Today will be my 14th market day since starting up again 6 weeks ago…
I have been attending the Kelvin Grove Urban Village markets, Boggo Road markets, Riverside markets and today the Redcliffe “whats cooking in the garden”
The first 5 weeks were average and I turned over roughly the same amount… last Sunday however, I double my average… and yesterday tripled it… [not including the double day last Sunday]
I have not posted any of this here … I was waiting to see how it all went… here are a few pics…


And some of Deb’s Owl Hats…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...



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grizzman

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#1 posted 08-04-2012 08:10 PM

i always hope you have the best successful days when you go out, your work is top notch mate, i cant wait to see what you do with the new laser, i wish you the best larry…thanks for sharing your day with us. grizz

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 08-04-2012 08:17 PM

Beautiful work as always. You are the master! Hats are cute too!

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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spanky46

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#3 posted 08-04-2012 08:21 PM

Very Nice Larry!

-- spanky46 -- Never enough clamps...Never enough tools...Never enough time.

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nonickswood

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#4 posted 08-04-2012 08:52 PM

Beautiful Creations Larry, Wishing for lots of sales!!

-- Nick, Virginia, http://www.etsy.com/shop/NONICKSWOOD

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Greg..the Cajun Wood Artist

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#5 posted 08-04-2012 09:01 PM

I am glad to hear you are doing good at the markets. It is not surprising since your work is so very nice.

-- Each step of every Wood Art project I design and build is considered my masterpiece… because I want the finished product to reflect the quality and creativeness of my work

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Jamie Speirs

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#6 posted 08-04-2012 09:12 PM

Great looking products they

catch the eye

Glad it is increasing, that will have a lot

to do with your quality and also that you

are regular

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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Joe Lyddon

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#7 posted 08-04-2012 09:21 PM

Nice Exhibition!

Nice Product!

COOL…

That’ll help pay for that Laser tool… LOL

Thank you.

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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chrisstef

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#8 posted 08-04-2012 09:45 PM

With work like that Larry youre gonna do just fine. Im happy youre finding buyers. The word will spread about your boards far and wide ;)

-- "there aren’t many hand tools as awe-inspiring as the #8 jointer. I mean, it just reeks of cast iron heft and hubris" - Smitty

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#9 posted 08-04-2012 11:39 PM

Nice work, nice display. Glad you are doing well and getting “weller” to boot! ;-)

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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amagineer

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#10 posted 08-05-2012 01:07 AM

Good days and bad, I m sure you will do well.

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

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Roger

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#11 posted 08-05-2012 01:37 AM

Lotsa really gr8 stuff. Keep on keepin on

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

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wiser1934

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#12 posted 08-05-2012 02:19 AM

very nice larry. wish i had half of your talent. but i do try

-- wiser1934, new york

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#13 posted 08-05-2012 02:40 AM

Nice booth!! Great stuff!!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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lanwater

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#14 posted 08-05-2012 04:05 AM

Beautifull boards Larry.

Hopefully the trend will persist.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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Napaman

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#15 posted 08-05-2012 04:07 AM

looking good…glad the shows are improving!

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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