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If you are selling your work, then you have entered a woodworking dimension with added complexity and stress. If you would like to discuss with other professionally-minded woodworkers topics such as: estimating, taxes, insurance, record keeping, photography, brochures, jury applications, taking credit cards, finding skilled help, sales, marketing, and a host of other issues, then this is the Forum for you.

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View barringerwoodworks's profile

If You Had a Big Chunk of Cash to Throw Into Your Business......

05-28-2015 08:00 PM by barringerwoodworks

I know this question has the potential of sounding like I’m asking for ...

18 05-29-2015 10:25 PM
View mja979's profile

The lunatic Mazes on kickstarter

07-01-2013 05:47 PM by mja979

So I make and sell my mazes and have put my new idea on kickstart...

17 05-29-2015 08:07 PM
View CarolH's profile

pricing woes

05-24-2015 11:31 PM by CarolH

Have been making eastern cedar adirondak-type lawn furniture for relatives/fr...

18 05-28-2015 09:28 PM
View nate22's profile

How long to wait.

05-28-2015 09:50 AM by nate22

I had a lady order some beds from me a couple of months ago and I have heard ...

10 05-28-2015 06:32 PM
View Skiedra's profile

Starting a small wooden toy business

12-06-2013 10:10 AM by Skiedra

Hey all, I have an idea to start a small wooden toy side business. Powe...

27 05-28-2015 05:21 PM
View Keith Kelly's profile

Which web store service do you use?

04-17-2015 03:37 PM by Keith Kelly

I set up a shop with BigCartel. I love the simplicity/elegance of it. Howev...

6 05-26-2015 09:02 PM
View ,'s profile

business as a cabinet maker can be up and down, hopefully fellow cabinet makers doing well!!!

05-14-2012 03:46 AM by ,

Just wondering how things are going for fellow cabinet makers. We are doing ...

26 05-26-2015 06:01 PM
View Gixxerjoe04's profile

Wholesale Questions

05-18-2015 02:34 PM by Gixxerjoe04

Was wondering who sells their stuff wholesale? I had a woman contact me abou...

15 05-22-2015 04:27 PM
View woodworkerforchrist's profile

Simple and accurate way to charge sales tax?

05-12-2015 12:32 PM by woodworkerforchrist

Hello Ya’ll!! Hope everyone is enjoying this wonderful spring and getti...

20 05-18-2015 12:48 PM
View scott0317's profile

Cheaper Packaging Materials

04-21-2015 01:38 AM by scott0317

I was reading some post’s about selling on-line and how to ship the che...

13 05-17-2015 04:03 AM
View Muzzy17's profile

Looking for some idea's

05-13-2015 05:25 PM by Muzzy17

I have some basic tools and am doing things on a hobbyist basis but looking f...

5 05-15-2015 09:33 PM
View Gixxerjoe04's profile

Looking for craft show display pics

05-04-2015 03:38 PM by Gixxerjoe04

Got my second show this coming weekend, my first one I just had my stuff spre...

6 05-05-2015 12:29 PM
View Keith Kelly's profile

Website finalized. Thank you LJ

05-01-2015 05:37 AM by Keith Kelly

I’ll announce this to a lot of local folks tomorrow morning. The main ...

11 05-04-2015 05:08 PM
View Herbiej's profile

Adirondack chair pricing

04-12-2009 01:31 AM by Herbiej

What is the going price for the average Adirondack chair made from pine or cy...

19 04-23-2015 08:48 PM
View Keith Kelly's profile

My online shop - can you critique my pricing?

04-17-2015 11:47 AM by Keith Kelly

Cutting boards, pizza peels, coffee scoops. (you guessed it, right?) I pl...

20 04-22-2015 11:37 PM
View Monte Pittman's profile

Branding vs ink stamp

08-25-2013 05:40 PM by Monte Pittman

I want to start marking my products with a logo. I am leaning towards a brand...

32 04-21-2015 11:35 PM
View Keith Kelly's profile

Best way to ship large/heavy cutting boards?

04-16-2015 07:58 PM by Keith Kelly

I made a bunch of boards, and am trying to figure out pricing the shipping co...

19 04-18-2015 07:39 PM
View Sparky977's profile

Cabinet Pricing

05-31-2008 04:28 AM by Sparky977

Ok, so I am currently learning the hard way that my pricing on this first hou...

30 04-16-2015 07:55 PM
View PhillipRCW's profile

Craft show set ups

04-01-2015 05:31 PM by PhillipRCW

I know I’ve seen a ton of post about what people sell at craft shows an...

10 04-11-2015 02:30 PM
View mcg1990's profile

I've been asked to do a career's day at my local middle school, but..

04-09-2015 02:33 AM by mcg1990

Back story – My Wife’s a teacher, we live in Tennessee, I’m...

7 04-10-2015 04:45 AM

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