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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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My somewhat successful method of sales

282 days ago by Tennessee

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

15 253 days ago
View pashley's profile

The Secret on What to Build

259 days ago by pashley

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

23 256 days ago
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Charge More!

261 days ago by pashley

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

50 258 days ago
View rhett's profile

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

264 days ago by rhett

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

4 261 days ago
View Withers's profile

Looking For an Apprenticeship

263 days ago by Withers

Recently, I have truly figured out what i want to do with my life. I want to ...

8 262 days ago
View Don's profile

Have you ever built a 'minbar'?

276 days ago by Don

A client contacted me and asked if I could build a ‘chair with step...

3 276 days ago
View Loren's profile

anybody in Los Angeles want to make pistol grips?

282 days ago by Loren

A guy left a message inquiring. I don’t want to do it, but I’ll p...

2 281 days ago
View eegor's profile

Anyone know about how much CNC routing places charge?

1530 days ago by eegor

I’m trying to justify whether to outsource some cutting I need to do or...

12 286 days ago
View pashley's profile

New Maker's Mark

289 days ago by pashley

My first batch of engraved brass plates for my work; Patrick has arrived! ...

7 287 days ago
View Stosh's profile

Ideas for an inexpensive shop building

1521 days ago by Stosh

My current shop is in the cellar.. needless to say, I would like a bigger sho...

16 289 days ago
View robert triplett's profile

cell phone use with poor signal?

290 days ago by robert triplett

I am hoping others have had this problem and found a solution. I am moving t...

11 290 days ago
View Loren's profile

High-end pet furnishings

307 days ago by Loren I’ll...

6 293 days ago
View mbs's profile

Good article to read

303 days ago by mbs

I ordered a copy of Woodwork winter 2010 to Darrell Peart’s table desig...

1 299 days ago
View wooddude's profile

Pricing for built-in cabinets

335 days ago by wooddude

Like most other jocks on here, I do woodworking because i...

16 305 days ago
View krisrimes's profile

Biggest Potential Order Yet

351 days ago by krisrimes

I have been recently contacted by an individual to put together a prototype a...

30 307 days ago
View huff's profile

Product Liability on cutting boards, etc?

334 days ago by huff

I know we’ve talked about product liability on other aspects of woodwor...

28 308 days ago
View Loren's profile

Example of equipment for turnkey niche woodworking shop

308 days ago by Loren

People here sometimes ask about setting up to make some money inwoodworking w...

0 308 days ago
View mnausa's profile

What would you charge for this?

338 days ago by mnausa

I’m kind of new to the furniture pricing world. A lady asked me to build ...

15 308 days ago
View RussellAP's profile

New opportunity

334 days ago by RussellAP

I have an old friend here in town who owns a photography studio among other t...

5 309 days ago
View teejk's profile

Cremation Urn Boxes

311 days ago by teejk

My father in law (age 85) passed last week. My mother in-law balked at the ...

18 309 days ago

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