LumberJocks

I am now selling on Etsy!!

  • Advertise with us

« back to Sweating for Bucks Through Woodworking forum

Forum topic by WoodenFrog posted 504 days ago 1291 views 0 times favorited 24 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View WoodenFrog's profile

WoodenFrog

2737 posts in 1517 days


504 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: tip alder bubinga cocobolo oak purpleheart wenge ash cedar mahogany padauk teak willow basswood cherry maple pine walnut zebrawood clamp sander blade carving shaping finishing sanding arts and crafts rustic

I am now selling on Etsy, check it out I have a lot more work to do on the page but I will get it done, I only have three rings on Etsy right now,I will be loading more!!

Please Check it out!!
http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

I also want to thank each and every member on LumberJock’s !!!!
Although I do my work by hand and mostly hand tools, I watch and learn from you guys and gals all the time!
As far as the ring making goes I thank Franklad, Scrappy, Rance, Yorkshirstewart, Junji, Jim Jakosh and many more for your help and inspiration for my work!
If I forgot a name I am sorry THANK YOU TO ALL FOR YOUR HELP!!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd


24 replies so far

View Roger's profile

Roger

14177 posts in 1408 days


#1 posted 503 days ago

Good luck Robert. You shouldn’t have any trouble selling your finely created rings.

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

View WoodenFrog's profile

WoodenFrog

2737 posts in 1517 days


#2 posted 503 days ago

Thank You, Roge
If I do, it is because of all the LumberJocks Members and Lumberjocks Great Website!!!!!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

View derosa's profile

derosa

1532 posts in 1440 days


#3 posted 503 days ago

Some great looking rings you’ve got listed, hope the endeavor is fruitful.

-- --Rev. Russ in NY-- A posse ad esse

View oldnovice's profile

oldnovice

3638 posts in 1972 days


#4 posted 503 days ago

Robert, will you be able to keep up with demand?

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

View waho6o9's profile

waho6o9

4757 posts in 1181 days


#5 posted 503 days ago

Congratulations Robert!

View WoodenFrog's profile

WoodenFrog

2737 posts in 1517 days


#6 posted 503 days ago

Thank you all for your support, it really means a lot that I have the great members of Lumberjocks!!! Support!!
Oldnovice, I am pretty sure I can, since I am disabled I have pretty much nothing to do, Woodworking is my escape from the pain I have through my body. Legs are the worst!
If I don’t start selling some of the products I will have to stop making things, I just do not have the cash to keep buying supplies and giving the stuff away.
Not trying to give a sob story but this is the reason I am trying to sell some of my products!
The other reason I want to sell them is so I can keep on making the little things I do!! I simply LOVE IT!
Thanks again for everything you guys and gals!! .

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

View oldnovice's profile

oldnovice

3638 posts in 1972 days


#7 posted 503 days ago

Robert you know we are all pulling for you and wish you the best of luck!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

View WoodenFrog's profile

WoodenFrog

2737 posts in 1517 days


#8 posted 503 days ago

Thank You, Oldnovice! It really means a lot!
I will say it is harder to set those sites up, and add all the content and pictures and stuff.
I will do the woodworking, over that stuff any day!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

View David Dean's profile

David Dean

489 posts in 1503 days


#9 posted 503 days ago

well good luck and the wife love’s your ring’s

View WoodenFrog's profile

WoodenFrog

2737 posts in 1517 days


#10 posted 503 days ago

Thank You, David
They are for sale, (SORRY) I had too…LOL!
Have a great day!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

View scrollingmom's profile

scrollingmom

796 posts in 1068 days


#11 posted 502 days ago

Congradulations! Let me know how it works out for you.

-- Kelly, Allen,KS

View WoodenFrog's profile

WoodenFrog

2737 posts in 1517 days


#12 posted 502 days ago

Thank you, Kelly
It is harder to set those things up than it is to make the products!
I’ll let you know.

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

View Paul Miller's profile

Paul Miller

29 posts in 2058 days


#13 posted 502 days ago

Great looking rings. I’ve been wanting to make those for quite a while. If you are going to be a regular seller of small items like this, I would suggest getting a small photo tent. You can get a small one that comes with lights and a little table-top tripod on Amazon (among other places) for $20-$30. It will give you consistent results, and is even better if you have a place where it can be left set up. Your photos are good, but it’s just a lot easier if you have a place that’s always ready to shoot.

Paul

View GaryL's profile

GaryL

1074 posts in 1435 days


#14 posted 502 days ago

It looks like you’re going to do well Robert. Great looking rings.
Another suggestion to go along with Paul’s. The rings details are somewhat getting lost in the backgrounds. Rather than using rocks or wood, maybe a simpler cloth background to let the ring’s details pop.

-- Gary; Marysville, MI...Involve your children in your projects as much as possible, the return is priceless.

View WoodenFrog's profile

WoodenFrog

2737 posts in 1517 days


#15 posted 502 days ago

Paul, thanks for the info! I bought one of those tents about a month ago some of these pics are older and some I been experimenting with the tent, it still takes a little practice to get good shots.
Paul thanks again, you should give it a try to make some rings. Did you see my blog on how I make some of them? Here is the link if you would like to check it out http://lumberjocks.com/WoodenFrog/blog/34552

Thank You, Gary that is some Great info I may try that, Like I said to Paul, some of these pics are old and I am trying new and different things, Kinda learning. the next pics I’ll take with a cloth and see what happens!
Thanks again, Both of you!!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

showing 1 through 15 of 24 replies

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

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