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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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Outsourcing finish work - Where to go?

127 days ago by ScottD

Good afternoon all, I’ve lurked this site for a long time, but never...

7 126 days ago
View Gixxerjoe04's profile

Sold my first item, but..

127 days ago by Gixxerjoe04

After making a few of the pallet wine racks my fiance had me make an etsy sto...

21 126 days ago
View stixman's profile

Carved Snake Walking cane

139 days ago by stixman

Spent quite a few hours working on this carved snake walking cane. The snake...

3 126 days ago
View Jerry's profile

Alder Kitchen we completed recently, PICs included

135 days ago by Jerry

We were very happy with the end result of this kitchen. Customer gave us a v...

20 127 days ago
View wiser1934's profile

pricing your work

139 days ago by wiser1934

i have been told i price too low for what i sell. have no idea of how much to...

25 135 days ago
View woodworkingdrew's profile

Business angle

138 days ago by woodworkingdrew

I would like all of your feedback. I am prospecting the idea of starting a sm...

18 137 days ago
View paxorion's profile

Rockler and Harbor Freight - Selling the same product, just rebadged?

139 days ago by paxorion

I’ve been debating the need for a dowel jig for a step stool I will be ...

13 138 days ago
View LiveEdge's profile

Any Oregon LJs for hire for some chairs?

144 days ago by LiveEdge

I’m possibly looking for someone to build eight mission style chairs ou...

2 143 days ago
View Don Broussard's profile

Kits as a Business?

156 days ago by Don Broussard

I know there are bunches of experienced woodworkers here who either make a li...

14 144 days ago
View Eddie's profile

Please help with MSRP $$ estimate for a Benefit Auction

144 days ago by Eddie

Hi guys, I was asked to contribute a few pieces to a benefit auction to he...

5 144 days ago
View Nevins's profile

Eureka biz

173 days ago by Nevins

I have seen a few (very old posts) here about the Eureka biz pop and would l...

2 144 days ago
View HowardInToronto's profile

Does this give anybody any ideas for things to make

147 days ago by HowardInToronto

12 146 days ago
View barringerwoodworks's profile

Shipping Questions

173 days ago by barringerwoodworks

Hi everyone. I’m trying to get my ducks in a row in terms of shippin...

14 146 days ago
View drpdrp's profile

How is this possible?

147 days ago by drpdrp

What am I not seeing here? How could this be made for 40 bucks? http://ww...

9 146 days ago
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Kindness from an LJ

161 days ago by Monte Pittman

I have received LOTS of well wishes from the entire community. Today, one too...

26 149 days ago
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A Slow Nickel, or a Fast Dime

150 days ago by pashley

In this meandering Shopnotes blog post, I talk about the merits of pricing hi...

8 149 days ago
View RussellAP's profile

Making money

180 days ago by RussellAP

I started in earnest last may making things for money. I do this as my primar...

28 150 days ago
View Jerry's profile

Angie's List Marketing thoughts

157 days ago by Jerry

So a totally different subject but an interesting one, at least to me. Our u...

4 157 days ago
View Rebarn's profile

I need a woodworker/installer in Northern Virginia

163 days ago by Rebarn

Hey Guys Had a fellow looking for a barn beam mantel install in Northern V...

1 157 days ago
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Making & Selling Handcrafted Clothespins

177 days ago by farmbeet

Hello, This is my first post to these forums. I’ve worked 25+ ye...

36 159 days ago

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