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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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Figuring a business plan.

1285 days ago by Resurrected

OK here it is. While my wife and I are working on this I thought what the ...

8 1252 days ago
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Customer Project suggestion and opinion. How can I do it better.

1277 days ago by Resurrected

I need to make a approximate 13 in. tall 25 in wide 22 deep box out of plywoo...

39 1256 days ago
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Who offers classes/advice in Michigan?

1261 days ago by FlyWilde

EDIT: Found an incredible local source for wood turning instruction. The w...

3 1256 days ago
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How'd you like to be this person?

1259 days ago by alanealane

I know the blade is traveling away from this guy working as the off-beare...

17 1257 days ago
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Handrail returns connection

1258 days ago by lumberhack

Hi all! I just quoted and got a job to install 4 – 12” handrails...

2 1258 days ago
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Hobbyist looking for some advice...

1260 days ago by danais

I have been a “lurker” on Lumberjocks for a long time. I finally...

7 1259 days ago
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Greetings - Introduction

1260 days ago by lumberhack

Thought I’d take a minute to introduce myself. My name is Mark and I o...

1 1259 days ago
View Lee Barker's profile

If you accept credit cards at your shop

1285 days ago by Lee Barker

I’m in a business group and the subject of credit card processing compa...

10 1263 days ago
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For those who list on

1266 days ago by superstretch

I was thinking about listing some folksy-type stuff on etsy. Waste of time? M...

4 1265 days ago
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Bowl display ideas

1269 days ago by sawdustfactory

I’ve been selling my work at craft shows and th elike for the l...

2 1267 days ago
View toolhog's profile

Looking for Saw Work and Dovetailer in Huntsville Al

1272 days ago by toolhog

Hi, I am in need of a drawer style tool box to store all my tools, and in ...

1 1268 days ago
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Why the Craft is observation.

1275 days ago by poopiekat

We continue to lament the ever-decreasing opportunities for careers and/or se...

39 1272 days ago
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Dreams versus Dollars

1274 days ago by poopiekat

Hmmm…I could spend eight hours in my workshop, and maybe have something...

10 1274 days ago
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Selling on Etsy

1279 days ago by agallant

Any one out there have any luck selling their stuff on Etsy?

7 1274 days ago
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Quote the Job with the Customers Help

1284 days ago by Resurrected

I just have to see how many of you feel like me. Customer wants my cabinet...

12 1279 days ago
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Selling Borrowed Ideas?

1318 days ago by Firefighter

I have found a decorative display cabinet idea that I really like, but it is ...

13 1282 days ago
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cedar slabs

1285 days ago by llcoolK

I have some beautiful western red cedar slabs that i cut at 8/4 and 18”...

1 1285 days ago
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Turned Table Base

1287 days ago by baxterje

I am looking for someone to help point me in the right direction. I am wan...

6 1287 days ago
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What is better selling a variety or just one thing?

1326 days ago by nate22

I was just curious on with some of you guys that have a business of your own ...

31 1288 days ago
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Love your work but your over priced?

1293 days ago by Resurrected

I did a corner shelf with a radius not squared off. Took solid wood and bent...

48 1290 days ago

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