At around 40% cut between ebay, paypal and shipping companies all together doesn't leave much of a deal for the customer or profit for the seller. In the neighborhood at craft fairs and other public markets there are participation fees and gov. taxes, etc. This involvement  of business at the neighborhood level is just another division at a neighbor to neighbor event. Should adopt some barter system when it comes to our local events and trade shows. Nowhere to play, nowhere to sell. Takes the fun out of it. A new way of practicing our art and the public involvement is way past due.

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