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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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View Monte Pittman's profile

How much promotion do you do on social media?

04-19-2017 02:23 AM by Monte Pittman

I have had my work on Facebook for a few years, but never really promoted it....

22 08-22-2019 12:46 PM
View Patrickgeddes14's profile

Typical furniture markup percentage

07-23-2019 08:23 PM by Patrickgeddes14

What do you guys use for a typical piece of yours? Construction markup is typ...

13 07-26-2019 06:17 PM
View Sark's profile

Your worst day on the job?

07-17-2019 08:40 PM by Sark

So on this memorable day, I had hired a concrete cutter to cut a trench in th...

13 07-19-2019 05:49 PM
View LeeRoyMan's profile

Client modifications

07-06-2019 06:17 PM by LeeRoyMan

My client decided to change the lighting in a couple of wall units I am build...

15 07-11-2019 09:37 PM
View CWWoodworking's profile

Cheap epoxy slides

06-26-2019 09:21 PM by CWWoodworking

I have a need for some inexpensive drawer slide. I sampled some from CSHardwa...

7 07-03-2019 12:32 PM
View trsnider's profile

amount of inventory for 1st craft show

01-11-2019 03:58 PM by trsnider

I’m thinking about selling bread boards, pizza peels, and possibility ...

18 06-30-2019 02:25 PM
View clieb91's profile

Inventory Storage and Transport

06-30-2019 11:25 AM by clieb91

I’ve been doing shows now for a number of years and we have a pretty go...

1 06-30-2019 12:13 PM
View harum's profile

pricing woodworking job?

06-14-2019 02:28 AM by harum

Hello, I’m just a hobbyist with a small garage shop and still learning ...

22 06-16-2019 09:31 PM
View justwingit's profile

Kent Coffey/Midcentury Dresser

06-03-2019 11:59 PM by justwingit

Hi all, I picked up a beaten up Kent Coffey “FORUM” piece, walnut...

0 06-03-2019 11:59 PM
View lblankenship's profile

Ways to become comfortable with your pricing

05-24-2019 07:16 PM by lblankenship

Hey guys, I recently posted on calculating overhead and talked about how I...

17 05-25-2019 05:43 PM
View CWWoodworking's profile

Woodmaster planer for gang rip

05-08-2019 02:06 AM by CWWoodworking

I am needing a new table saw, and started to think a gang rip might be better...

14 05-18-2019 01:06 AM
View lblankenship's profile

Calculating Overhead & Shop Rate

05-06-2019 09:15 PM by lblankenship

Hey guys, I just submitted my first official quote for my business and I w...

27 05-10-2019 04:54 PM
View Rhaugs's profile

Projects to sell

03-24-2019 02:07 PM by Rhaugs

Hi all,Just curious what kids of things y’all make in order to sell? I&...

6 03-26-2019 04:45 PM
View CWWoodworking's profile

Live edge one slab tables

03-07-2019 04:47 AM by CWWoodworking

I may have a source for live edge slabs in the 12-18” range. With my curr...

11 03-17-2019 04:44 PM
View SteveGolia's profile

We want to hire a woodworker

03-10-2019 01:25 PM by SteveGolia

Hello members! We are looking for a woodworker who can make approx. 20 woode...

1 03-16-2019 03:58 AM
View CWWoodworking's profile

Glue for end grain

03-07-2019 12:44 AM by CWWoodworking

I make quite a few of these a year and for various reasons, end grain glu...

7 03-07-2019 11:32 AM
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View Underdog's profile

I need to sell these Model T cars and Trucks - Suggestions?

12-13-2018 10:59 PM by Underdog

So I made nine of these Model T cars and Trucks just for fun, and now I need ...

12 02-27-2019 01:09 AM
View CWWoodworking's profile

Light duty lift top coffee table mechanism

02-26-2019 10:37 PM by CWWoodworking

Coming out with a lift top coffee table. The style is shaker-ish. Not a lot o...

4 02-27-2019 12:05 AM
View Patrickgeddes14's profile

looking for price suggestions

02-01-2019 07:03 PM by Patrickgeddes14

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