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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 LyubomyrS's profile

How do i price my work?

01-25-2018 06:01 AM by LyubomyrS

Hey guys, so I’m new to the business and need help pricing my projects....

16 01-27-2018 12:42 AM
View Thinice's profile

price tag

01-23-2018 12:21 PM by Thinice

What would you charge john Q public for this the wife says $250. Think thats ...

16 01-25-2018 01:19 AM
View Carloz's profile

Forget it!

11-19-2017 04:41 PM by Carloz

Every other post here is an attempt to somehow move ones hobby to business. U...

44 01-02-2018 06:28 PM
View Rebarn's profile

Wood Working As A Business

12-30-2017 09:19 PM by Rebarn

I’m wondering how many of you are wood working for a living. How many ...

18 12-31-2017 03:30 AM
View Mythic's profile

Ballpark retail value for workbench I made

12-15-2017 03:54 PM by Mythic

Hello, I’m a hobby grade woodworker, have been for 35 years. Never sold anyth...

30 12-16-2017 04:04 PM
View poospleasures's profile

Order Compeleted

12-15-2017 12:39 AM by poospleasures

I have not see a posting of a finished commission order so here goes. I have ...

12 12-16-2017 02:32 AM
View Chuck1685's profile

Working with Contractors

12-07-2017 03:14 PM by Chuck1685

Hello All. I have a few questions when it comes to working with contractors....

47 12-09-2017 08:13 AM
View MommaMorty's profile

Normandy....needing your help....

12-08-2017 01:54 PM by MommaMorty

Hi there again everyone! I am REALLY trying to reach out to find some folks t...

0 12-08-2017 01:54 PM
View nate22's profile

How many items to make

12-02-2017 05:35 PM by nate22

I’m looking into doing some craft shows or Bazaar shows next year. I w...

1 12-02-2017 05:56 PM
View poospleasures's profile

Selling at Craft Bazaars

11-06-2017 01:22 AM by poospleasures

After years of dabbling with selling at Craft Bazaars I have finally found so...

34 11-29-2017 05:05 AM
View Kingchristo's profile

What items to make and sell

11-06-2017 09:19 PM by Kingchristo

Ive been looking through the site and seen a few things that I make ...

26 11-29-2017 04:47 AM
View AZWoody's profile

What do you see for custom milling pricing when buying lumber?

11-27-2017 08:03 PM by AZWoody

I’ve been really starting to push the marketing on my lumber and slabs ...

2 11-27-2017 10:29 PM
View Jackcarter0714's profile

Wooden toy. Worth it?

06-13-2017 09:33 PM by Jackcarter0714

I’m your average weekend woodworker, and have been for some time. IR...

19 11-20-2017 02:25 AM
View ErikF's profile

$99 Dovetail Saw

11-13-2017 06:05 PM by ErikF

Hi Jocks, I’m, Erik Florip of Florip Toolworks. I’ve been a lo...

14 11-14-2017 09:14 PM
View mepetty's profile

Pricing projects

10-04-2017 11:14 PM by mepetty

I just built four reclaimed redwood Aderondack Chairs. This was the first ro...

18 11-10-2017 11:33 AM
View HowardInToronto's profile

poospleasures - you make mighty cool stuff

11-08-2017 04:40 AM by HowardInToronto

I looked at your pics and some of your posts. Do you have a website? Where...

4 11-09-2017 03:15 AM
View bk3132's profile

Edge Glued Panel Maker near Milwaukee/Chicago?

09-29-2017 10:10 AM by bk3132

I am starting up a small CNC shop to focus on custom furniture and art. My pl...

9 11-06-2017 09:21 PM
View Kingchristo's profile

Business idea

02-11-2017 11:13 PM by Kingchristo

I’ve got someone that will give me old bar tables and chairs and they h...

9 11-06-2017 09:16 PM
View Nicholas Dillon's profile

Using sports logos on woodwork.

12-04-2009 08:31 AM by Nicholas Dillon

What kind of rules need to be followed if I want to sell items featuring a sp...

13 11-06-2017 09:13 PM
View Loren's profile

Interesting use of wood in a product

11-02-2017 10:19 PM by Loren

Here’s an interesting use of wood in an entrepreneurialproduct. http...

4 11-05-2017 03:03 PM

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