LumberJocks

The Shows #22: The Sports show - day 2

  • Advertise with us
Blog entry by Monte Pittman posted 163 days ago 710 reads 1 time favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 21: Return to the Shows Part 22 of The Shows series Part 23: The Sports show - Wrap up »

I have never done these shows before, I assure you that I will again. All of my expenses were paid on day one. I would encourage the custom furniture makers to look into these shows locally. The response has been great. I was the only furniture maker there and that is always a good thing.

They are expecting about 10,000 people to pass through today. Fingers crossed for the day.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability



14 comments so far

View Handtooler's profile

Handtooler

1055 posts in 733 days


#1 posted 163 days ago

God Bless you! I’m sure that’s a relief to know that you are well excepted and profits might be GREAT!
\

-- Russell Pitner Hixson, TN 37343 bassboy40@msn.com

View JoeinGa's profile

JoeinGa

3102 posts in 608 days


#2 posted 163 days ago

Good going Monte …. What’s that old saying … Get right back up on the horse! Keep moving forward even without a shop!

God Bless you brother!

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

View doubleDD's profile

doubleDD

2331 posts in 644 days


#3 posted 163 days ago

New show, new crowd, new experiences. It works for me. Glad it’s working for you Monte. Celebrate with ice cream.

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

View cajunpen's profile

cajunpen

14363 posts in 2667 days


#4 posted 163 days ago

Well if anybody is due a break in life – it’s you. Happy to hear things are looking up for you Monte. Being the only person selling anything is always good :-).

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

View  Box 's profile (online now)

Box

4937 posts in 1910 days


#5 posted 163 days ago

That is great Monte…I knew you would do well. I see the crowd photos of the people coming to your display…

View Grumpymike's profile

Grumpymike

1008 posts in 916 days


#6 posted 163 days ago

Hard to top Greg’s Photo, ...
Do well my friend.

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

View stan3443's profile

stan3443

194 posts in 877 days


#7 posted 163 days ago

Monte by thinking outside the box you stay ahead of the competiton good luck on day 2

-- If your not supposed to have hair on your face......why does it grow their

View clieb91's profile

clieb91

3252 posts in 2536 days


#8 posted 162 days ago

Great to hear Monte!! Hope it keep going just as well.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

View Gene Howe's profile

Gene Howe

5411 posts in 2030 days


#9 posted 162 days ago

Wonderful news, Monte.
As CtL said, hope your good fortune continues, and on in through the rebuild, too.
You deserve it.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

View DocSavage45's profile

DocSavage45

4749 posts in 1444 days


#10 posted 162 days ago

Monte,

Great News! Where is the show? Any special orders?

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

View Monte Pittman's profile

Monte Pittman

13308 posts in 939 days


#11 posted 162 days ago

For a show that I have never done before, it may turn into the most profitable show I have ever done.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

View gfadvm's profile

gfadvm

10580 posts in 1291 days


#12 posted 162 days ago

I’m glad that the show is going great! I knew your style would appeal to the outdoorsmen (and women). I finally realized what is so cool about your stuff: that beetlekill pine is just tailor made for your style of furnishings.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

View bugz's profile

bugz

773 posts in 1265 days


#13 posted 162 days ago

Looks like quite the crowd, Monte best of luck, keep us informed, we are all behind you.

-- Bob, Lewistown, Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

View Roger's profile

Roger

14146 posts in 1405 days


#14 posted 161 days ago

sounds like a cha ching

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase