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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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Here's an idea

200 days ago by RussellAP

It always helps to have some products that don’t take a lot of time or ...

3 199 days ago
View 00banksy's profile

Change in scenery (Career)

204 days ago by 00banksy

So I did what everyone told my generation to do and went to college after com...

19 201 days ago
View HowardInToronto's profile

Huff - a question for you

203 days ago by HowardInToronto

Hi John - I’ve just finished reading your posts re marketing and sal...

1 201 days ago
View russi666's profile

Newbie looking for advice

209 days ago by russi666

Hi all, I’m brand new to this site, so apologies in advance for if I...

7 205 days ago
View Monte Pittman's profile

Drawer glides

215 days ago by Monte Pittman

I am building a lot of dressers lately. Just wondering if anyone has a place ...

13 209 days ago
View Hamlinwoodshop's profile

Help with logo creation (not design)

233 days ago by Hamlinwoodshop

Hello all, Please forgive me if I am wrong, but after a quick search of th...

19 211 days ago
View HowardInToronto's profile

Two interviews with woodworking professionals

213 days ago by HowardInToronto

Hi all - I thought you might be interested in two interviews I’ve do...

0 213 days ago
View nate22's profile

Making items to sell

227 days ago by nate22

I am looking to make more smaller items. What are some items that sell good....

23 216 days ago
View HowardInToronto's profile

Merry Christmas to everyone here

217 days ago by HowardInToronto

I wish everyone here and all those you care about a Merry Christmas and Happy...

0 217 days ago
View barringerwoodworks's profile

Tips for Increased Production in a Very limited Shop? Translate to Better Sales?

225 days ago by barringerwoodworks

Hey everyone. As someone trying to break into this as a business (and wiggle ...

17 222 days ago
View pashley's profile

Are Production Runs the Only Way to Make a Living in Woodworking?

360 days ago by pashley

In my last ShopNotes blog, I discuss how perhaps production runs of a careful...

35 224 days ago
View JayG46's profile

Craft Show Blues

228 days ago by JayG46

I did my first craft show today and am pretty disappointed with the results. ...

26 226 days ago
View Don's profile

Don't ya hate it when....?

265 days ago by Don

So, as I’m sitting at my work desk yesterday, slaving away at the ̵...

55 229 days ago
View yellowtruck75's profile

Help with shipping quote

562 days ago by yellowtruck75

I am currently bidding on a job for a beautiful walnut buffet but I don’...

17 229 days ago
View pashley's profile

The Cheapest Add-On That Sells Products

231 days ago by pashley

The cheapest add-on to your products will cost you little, if anything, and p...

11 230 days ago
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Secrets to Marketing on the Internet (So Far)

233 days ago by pashley

Selling on the Internet? How to do it? Why do it? I share what I’ve ...

10 231 days ago
View Tennessee's profile

My somewhat successful method of sales

260 days ago by Tennessee

For those of us past the gift stage, we always struggle on the best method of...

15 231 days ago
View pashley's profile

The Secret on What to Build

237 days ago by pashley

Every woodworker that wants to make a living (or at least, some nice side inc...

23 233 days ago
View pashley's profile

Charge More!

239 days ago by pashley

In my latest ShopNotes blog post, I explore why sometimes you need to charge ...

50 235 days ago
View rhett's profile

When they're gone, they're gone...

242 days ago by rhett

Posting this on the only two forums I visit. Check my site, I’m clea...

4 239 days ago

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