• Advertise with us

« back to Scrollsawing forum

Forum topic by woodworkerforchrist posted 10-20-2014 05:30 PM 870 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View woodworkerforchrist's profile


154 posts in 1277 days

10-20-2014 05:30 PM

Just wondering how everyone prices thier scrollsaw work. In general and specifically custom names and words. Thanks for all advice! ☺

-- Marty from MinneSNOWta

2 replies so far

View Jim Finn's profile

Jim Finn

2390 posts in 2342 days

#1 posted 10-21-2014 02:06 AM

I have been selling my boxes with images inlaid into the hinged lids and other items for seven years now. I price my items on what I think a person will pay for it. It does not matter how long it takes for me to make. I find a price that works and then ask myself if it pays to make that item. If not I move on to another idea.

-- "You may have your PHD but I have my GED and my DD 214"

View sawdust703's profile


270 posts in 840 days

#2 posted 10-21-2014 02:08 AM

I price mine at $12.50/hour on the saw plus the price of the wood. Some folks want it stained & finished, some don’t. That enters into shop time then, & shop materials.

-- Sawdust703

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