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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 dragginbutt's profile

Motivation starting out

11-09-2009 02:42 AM by dragginbutt

Hey folks, just wondering what everyone’s motivation was when they star...

13 11-13-2009 06:32 PM
View OhValleyWoodandWool's profile


11-13-2009 01:43 AM by OhValleyWoodandWool

I’ve been selling small items through a couple of local shops for about...

1 11-13-2009 02:18 AM
View closetguy's profile

More Show Stuff

10-19-2009 07:17 AM by closetguy

Well, I just finished up another show which surpassed all the others again. ...

11 11-11-2009 03:49 PM
View WhittleMeThis's profile

You every have one of those days/weeks

11-08-2009 05:19 PM by WhittleMeThis

So I am already 2 days behind on my build schedule, so then my mortise machin...

6 11-09-2009 03:51 PM
View Jim Ganley's profile

To Stain/Paint or not to...

11-06-2009 10:35 PM by Jim Ganley

Someone help me with this as it has been bugging me for the last year, I buil...

6 11-08-2009 09:00 AM
View pashley's profile

Maker's Mark - I need ideas!

10-25-2009 07:01 PM by pashley

So…I’m trying to present my product in the best possible light, a...

14 11-04-2009 06:52 PM
View pashley's profile

Postal Money order scam - again!

10-25-2009 06:47 PM by pashley

So now I get yet another solicitation – this time, not through my websi...

10 10-31-2009 05:49 AM
View jcsterling's profile

Providence R.I. fine furnishings show.

10-19-2009 02:25 PM by jcsterling

October 23 -25 I will be showing my work at the 12th annual Providence fine f...

14 10-28-2009 03:18 PM
View RJones's profile

Bar top ball park

10-26-2009 04:23 PM by RJones

I have a potential bar top job coming in and was curious if there was a per/f...

3 10-28-2009 03:47 AM
View rozzi's profile

Woodworkers Mall or Consignment Shop

10-20-2009 05:27 AM by rozzi

My wife just lost her job of 19 years due to a lost account so we have been t...

5 10-25-2009 07:21 AM
View pashley's profile

Postal Money Order Scam!

10-21-2009 02:30 PM by pashley

Guys, I wanted to alert you all to a postal money order scam I was almost ...

13 10-24-2009 03:06 AM
View Moron's profile

Almost done

10-14-2009 04:57 PM by Moron

Sooo close to being done I can taste it but sadly Old Winter is just around t...

10 10-22-2009 05:56 PM
View Waldschrat's profile

Where ends the Cabinetmaker and beginns the Carpenter

08-09-2009 04:41 PM by Waldschrat

I have a great question on all you profi wood workers out there, what is the ...

19 10-12-2009 10:20 PM
View hootr's profile

Shipping Pkgs.

10-04-2009 02:26 PM by hootr

I have a custom millwork/moulding shop and local sales have pretty much dried...

7 10-12-2009 02:41 PM
View daveintexas's profile

Full timers-how do you pay yourself ?

03-24-2009 07:18 AM by daveintexas

For you guys that are full time, or part time and in serious buisiness.How do...

25 10-08-2009 02:21 AM
View pashley's profile

New business card design; your thoughts?

10-02-2009 10:16 PM by pashley

I’m trying to design a new business card for The New Mission Workshop (...

17 10-03-2009 12:29 AM
View mfike's profile

What would you charge?

09-28-2009 02:21 AM by mfike

I was at a trade show last weekend and sold a few projects that I had built. ...

14 10-02-2009 02:53 PM
View woodchips's profile

got some what?

09-25-2009 04:32 AM by woodchips

Hey All, a tree company just cut down a very large pin oak in my neighbors...

8 10-02-2009 04:35 AM
View pashley's profile

Start a sharpening service?

10-01-2009 09:47 PM by pashley

I’m making no money selling stuff on my website, New Mission Workshop, ...

7 10-02-2009 12:21 AM
View closetguy's profile

It Just Keeps Getting Better

09-29-2009 04:04 AM by closetguy

This past weekend tells me that people are finally starting to spend money ag...

6 09-30-2009 05:22 AM

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