Often, when someone gets started with woodworking it is just simply a hobby. They began with really small projects and maybe the first few aren’t so good. But as time passes they get better and better and they begin to develop a real passion for their hobby. Once they realize that they would rather be doing woodworking then the job they have to go to every day, it makes them wonder if they could actually make money with their small woodworking projects.
Bird houses are extremely popular and easy to sell. People just love putting them in their yard and gardens. Many people love the small birds that come and spend time there and they enjoy listening to the songs those birds sing. Bird houses can be simple or very elaborate. Depending on the skill of the woodworker and their creativity these small woodworking projects can be works of art.
It might be shocking to think that wooden spoons, forks, and ladles could be top sellers. But the fact is that these are not only useful items but often used as wall decorations. Along with someone’s collection of wood baskets that they hang proudly on their kitchen walls, these items make a great addition. Making wood spoons and ladles is extremely easy, fast, and will always be among the top sellers of this type of product.
Children’s Wood Toys
This type of project takes a bit more skill and creativity but is absolutely among the best sellers. This is a very profitable niche for those who can make interesting and colorful toys. In the past, it was common for toys to be made of wood but now they rarely are. They’re considered by most to be safer for children and they can last a long time. For this reason, this type of toy is very popular among parents. There are rules that have to be followed to comply with government laws, so anyone making this type of wood product with the intention of selling it should make sure they are aware of those laws.
Wood Cradles For Babies
Safe and comfortable cradles for babies are also one of the top selling products for woodworking. There is always a demand for wooden cribs. Parents do not mind spending money for a quality crib. For this reason, the prices and profit margins can be quite good if the maker creates quality cribs.
Wooden Picture Frames
A very easy and great selling product of woodworking is wooden picture frames. Everyone is constantly in need of new frames for pictures to place in their home and at their office. When someone can design interesting or natural looking wood frames or something that is very unique, this is going to be very popular among buyers. These projects are small and very simple and yet for someone wanting to sell their creations, it can be a very profitable project.
These items can be sold at yard sales, flea markets and online. It is easy to get started. Follow the ideas above to get started selling your wood creations.