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    I do two large, well large by my standard, craft shows each year. Traditionally my best show is tomorrow. Will be heading over early this afternoon to setup. I will try to remember to post pictures. I am concerned with my inventory as this past year was busy. Good busy but I did not get my typical shop time. Well it will be what it will be.
    Last edited by NC Scroller; 11-04-2018, 05:42 AM.
    Scott
    Creator of fine designer sawdust.

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    Good luck Scott. Hope you do well. Look forward to hearing more.
    Melanie from East TN

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    • #3
      Had a banner day. Will provide pictures soon. This is my best event and I beat last year's record sales by 8%. Credit card sales were up by 15%. Alex Fox crosses sold well especially the colorized ones.
      Last edited by NC Scroller; 11-04-2018, 05:38 AM.
      Scott
      Creator of fine designer sawdust.

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        Scott
        Creator of fine designer sawdust.

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        • #5
          Not surprised to hear you had a great day of sales Scott. Everything looks great with your setup. I know the cutting is exceptional. Congratulations on a great day. Thanks for sharing photos and giving update, hope your next one does as well.
          Melanie from East TN

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          • #6
            Nice setup with a great variety of stuff. How well do the dogs do? I have been thinking of doing a series of Judy gale Roberts dog designs.
            Rolf
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            • #7
              Very impressive. Hope your sales were great also today.
              Betty

              "Congress needs to realize it is a government of the people, by the people and for the people. Not of the people, by the people and for Congress." - Dr. Benjamin Carson, Pediatric Neurosurgeon, Johns Hopkins Hospital

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              • #8
                Really nice display and set up well for circulation.
                Jim
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                Too early to leave, too late to call in.

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                • #9
                  Originally posted by Rolf View Post
                  Nice setup with a great variety of stuff. How well do the dogs do? I have been thinking of doing a series of Judy gale Roberts dog designs.
                  I made the 10 most popular breeds. I think there are 40+ in the book. I get lots of comments on but the best sellers are the small breed dogs (pug, boston terrier). I enjoyed making them as they incorporated scrolling, wood burning and staining.
                  Scott
                  Creator of fine designer sawdust.

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                  • #10
                    How did the crosses and music items do?
                    Betty

                    "Congress needs to realize it is a government of the people, by the people and for the people. Not of the people, by the people and for Congress." - Dr. Benjamin Carson, Pediatric Neurosurgeon, Johns Hopkins Hospital

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                    • #11
                      Sold 7 at show and 3 more through FB. Interesting of those only one was the plain color. The colorized ones sold better and received the most compliments.
                      Scott
                      Creator of fine designer sawdust.

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                      • #12
                        I think the color gives them more depth. Your displays are awesome. I told Bruce I want an overhaul for next year. His comment was “Elliott is off from school tomorrow, think I’ll get him for a few hours.” I think I was ignored. 😂
                        Betty

                        "Congress needs to realize it is a government of the people, by the people and for the people. Not of the people, by the people and for Congress." - Dr. Benjamin Carson, Pediatric Neurosurgeon, Johns Hopkins Hospital

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                        • #13
                          Originally posted by will8989 View Post
                          I think the color gives them more depth. Your displays are awesome. I told Bruce I want an overhaul for next year. His comment was “Elliott is off from school tomorrow, think I’ll get him for a few hours.” I think I was ignored. 😂
                          My racks are gridwall. The black backing are just a couple cheapo black twin size flat sheets I attach with spring clips. A bit heavy but easy to setup, transport and store.
                          Scott
                          Creator of fine designer sawdust.

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                          • #14
                            I use sheets on my tables. Cheap and easy to use and wash.
                            Betty

                            "Congress needs to realize it is a government of the people, by the people and for the people. Not of the people, by the people and for Congress." - Dr. Benjamin Carson, Pediatric Neurosurgeon, Johns Hopkins Hospital

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                            • #15
                              I get to do my one day sale this Saturday. My displays are slowly getting more sophisticated. I had to upgrade to peg board last year from just having stuff lying flat on a table. But that was because of some much larger things I had done. This year with my Mom making some wreaths out of Christmas ornaments, I had to double my space and I hope to take some of the peg board space from her side!

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