Making It With Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto

Making It With Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto

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A Podcast About Making Things With Your Bare Hands
128: Little Teepee Party
Jul 20
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about breaking rules, how paint colors cause fights and more.
127: Jimmy is a giant goldfish
Jul 14
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about limitations, fear, and giant goldfish.
126: Expect the unexpected
Jun 26
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about avoiding and setting expectations.
125: My backup phone(s)
Jun 19
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about moving strategies and why Jimmy has 10 iPhones.
124: The Cloud.
Jun 16
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about software as a tool for making.
123: No.
Jun 8
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about saying no.
122: So, you had a bad day…
Jun 1
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about bad days, how to come back from them and fighting creative block.
121: Moving It
May 26
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about moving and milestones.
120: We don’t have a toaster
May 18
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto answer more questions from Twitter!
119: Buffing and grinding
May 11
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto answer more questions from Twitter and beyond!
118: The point of no return
May 4
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about how to promote yourself without an audience and if there is a point of no return.
117: What’s your favorite … ?
Apr 27
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about content theft and do a lightning round of “what’s your favorite?”
116: Winging It
Apr 20
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about Disney World, how we’ve grown and YouTube’s future.
115: Questioning each other
Apr 13
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto ask each other questions, talk about taxes and other random stuff.
114: What keeps you from productivity?
Apr 6
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what helps and hurts their productivity.
113: You’ve changed…. Change is good
Mar 30
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about why changing is one of the best things you can do.
112: Not even wearing pants…
Mar 23
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about Martha Stewart, pants and are Bob and David related?!
111: Choose one thing..
Mar 17
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what they would and wouldn’t want to do, if they had to pick one area to work in.
110: Amateur Hour
Mar 2
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about why it perfectly ok to not be perfect.
109: Taking a vacation from the vacation you live
Feb 16
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about being present and unproductive for the sake of being productive.
108: Being fearless
Feb 9
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about fearlessness and the worst possible scenerio.
107: That sounds wiener dog shaped too…
Feb 2
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about their dream shops.
106: You’ve always got more options…
Jan 26
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about coming back to a failed project with a fresh approach.
105: What if everything goes right?
Jan 19
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about when things are out of your control, the good and the bad.
104: 8 Band Saws, 5 Radial Arm Saws, 2 Milling Machines…
Jan 12
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about having too many tools.
103: Looking Back, looking ahead.. yet, again.
Jan 5
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about the ups and downs of 2016 and what they’re looking forward to in the coming year!
102: CN-Cheese
Dec 22, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about 3d printing, how they use it and how they don’t.
101: Hot news in the library world
Dec 15, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what they learned after putting on their first event.
100: Live From Boston!
Dec 8, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto meet up with 200 close friends in Boston for the MakingIt100 event!
099: Out of your control.
Dec 1, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what to do when you realize how little control you have over the things around you.
098: I don’t want to break the baby.
Nov 24, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about Casey quitting vlogging and changing directions for the better.
097: At your own risk…
Nov 17, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about liability and budgeting (sounds boring, but it was fun..)
096: A fish does not look like a bar of soap.
Nov 10, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what they want to see each other make.
095: Tandem Horse
Nov 3, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about how to get unstuck and the pros and cons of working alone.
094: Being a hoarder is a big job…
Oct 27, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about buying old stuff and giving it a new life.
093: Change is hard
Oct 20, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about making changes.
092: Good Clean Fun with Nick Offerman
Oct 13, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk to Nick Offerman!
091: Getting the help you need.
Oct 6, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about when to get help with your work. What We’re Working On Jimmy Diresta - Maker Faire NY David Picciuto - Acrylic clocks Bob Clagett - Custom car horn for any car Links: Ability3d.com What…
090: Purpose
Sep 29, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about finding purpose in work and life.
089: Avoiding the task at hand
Sep 22, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about putting off today what you can do tomorrow.
088: Making your mark
Sep 15, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about logos, walkmen and fax machines.
087: Maybe it’s time to change directions
Sep 8, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about deciding when to give up and make a new plan.
086: Questioning each other
Sep 1, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto ask each other two questions. One work related, one personal.
085: Sometimes I’m really into the laser.
Aug 25, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about favorite tools and first times.
084: Cutting down a tree with nothing on…
Aug 18, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about nerves, meals and cutting down trees in crocs.
083: Learn how to learn.
Aug 11, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about college vs free online education.
082: I buy a lot of hammers…
Aug 4, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about lots of random stuff via Twitter questions.
081: Let’s just get through the next 10 minutes
Jul 28, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about keeping track of your life.
080: Go where you don’t fit
Jul 21, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about learning my embedding yourself in a place that you don’t belong.
079: A ramekin is a little dragon…
Jul 14, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto answer some questions from Twitter and talk about cookware and dragons.
078: Sometime the cookie floats
Jul 7, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about reacting to crisis and dealing with change that you can’t control.
077: Learning up close
Jun 30, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about the difference between learning in person and learning online.
076: The Process (Maker Faire 2016)
Jun 23, 2016
We couldn’t record a new episode this week, so we pulled the audio from a GoPro from our Maker Faire 2016 talk to share with you. The audio is pretty bad, but hopefully you’ll be able to enjoy it!
075: Interviewing each other
Jun 16, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto ask each other two questions.
074: They’re not gonna take away your birthday
Jun 9, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto answer impromptu questions from twitter and talk a lot about fear.
073: Eyeball trauma
Jun 2, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about dogs and safety.
072: Back FROM Maker Faire
May 26, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about their trip to California for Maker Faire, and more!
071: Back to Maker Faire
May 19, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about the upcoming Maker Faire and what’s changed in the last year.
070: Kryptonite, Taxes and the Powerball
May 12, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about… well, lots of stuff.
069: Legacy
May 5, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about leaving a legacy.
068: Love Handles and Bald Spots
Apr 21, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about Glowforge delay, bald spots and community vs competition.
067: Awww, look at that poor little piece of rope
Apr 14, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about Maker Faires, rope and t-shirts.
066: Trampolines, testing and structure
Apr 7, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about testing potential employees, CAD and what our weeks look like.
065: A mallard is a tool you use when you do chisel work
Mar 31, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about ducks, getting things done and overlapping projects.
064: Pat the bushes of my brain
Mar 24, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about Sam Maloof, Death Star chairs and bionic arms.
063: $2000 to start over
Mar 17, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about doing things the hard way for practice and what they’d buy to start a new shop, with $2000.
062: Totally bananas
Mar 10, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto answer a bunch of questions from Twitter!
061: Time and tools and lathes and apps
Mar 3, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about a bunch of random stuff from time management to lathes and tool abuse.
60: Don’t match your socks
Feb 25, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about digital tools that help or hurt your productivity.
059: Bobcats & Bologna sandwiches
Feb 18, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about expectations vs impact and do some more brainstorming. Also, bobcats & bologna sandwiches.
058: Important Forks
Feb 11, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about forks in the road and moments that changed our paths.
057: brainstorming
Feb 4, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto brainstorm future project ideas!
056: #freetools
Jan 28, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about #freetools.
055: Job Insecurity
Jan 21, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about job insecurity and the bubble.
054: The end goal.
Jan 15, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about YouTube as the end goal… or not.
053: Follow through
Jan 7, 2016
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about following through with the things we say that we’ll do.
052: Looking back, Looking ahead (again)
Dec 31, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what they learned in 2015, and what they’re looking forward to in 2016.
051: There’s much trouble in the fuselage
Dec 25, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what they’d get each other for Christmas (and other stuff).
050: Good Days
Dec 17, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about YouTube Red, how much is too much, and good days!
049: TV
Dec 10, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about ideas for tv shows, and why they won’t happen.
048: Bad days
Dec 3, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about bad days.
047: Jack of all trades
Nov 26, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about being a jack of all trades.. or not.
046: Going all Howard Hughes
Nov 19, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about focus, business and Jimmy going full on Howard Hughes.
045: Just what we need… another YouTuber with a backhoe.
Nov 12, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about freebooting, historical makers, and old rock stars.
044: If I was going to shoot the side of a barn…
Nov 5, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about MCNs, channel growth and planking.
043: Tell us how you really feel, Jimmy..
Oct 29, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about next big tool purchases, YouTube Red and how we got to YouTube!
042: All over the place, again.
Oct 22, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto bounce from topic to topic… talking YouTube Red, Star Wars, CPM’s and more.
041: I wanted to be Batman
Oct 15, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what they wanted to be when they grew up, and what that kid would think about them now.
040: How does content creation change you?
Oct 8, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about how creating content changes how you work as an artist.
039: Emergency Penguin
Oct 1, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about penguins, airports and WIA.
038: Before the first cut
Sep 24, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what goes into a project before you even make the first cut.
037: What are you excited about?
Sep 17, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what is exciting and motivating them right now.
036: Precision & Accuracy
Sep 10, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about accuracy, if and when it matters.
035: 47,793 unread messages
Sep 3, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about the software they use in all of the different parts of their businesses and content creation, and why Jimmy’s email is SO OUT OF CONTROL.
034: WAELDER
Aug 27, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto are joined by a special guest, David Waelder to talk about what it’s like sharing a shop with Jimmy and getting started on YouTube.
033: More listener questions
Aug 20, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto answer more of YOUR questions!
032: Listener Questions
Aug 13, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto answer YOUR questions!
031: Brainstorming
Aug 5, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about how they brainstorm ideas and about Jimmy’s new makerspace fundraising campaign!
030: Productivity.geocities.com
Jul 30, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about some ways that they stay productive when working alone, or just when there’s a ton to do.
029: How to be a sellout
Jul 23, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about being a sellout, sponsorships and making a living.
028: Signs
Jul 9, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about sign making, camping and fireworks.
027: Simplify
Jul 2, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about simplifying, organizing and knowing when you have too much stuff.
026: The next five years…
Jun 25, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about where they hope to be in five years, and what MIGHT change in the maker community in general!
025: Staying playful
Jun 18, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about why playing is such a big deal!
024: What makes you happy?
Jun 11, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what makes them happy, both in and out of the shop!
023: Style & Uniqueness
Jun 4, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about how they found their style and whether being unique really even matters.
022: Keeping the hustle
May 28, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about keeping the hustle going, even when you might not feel like it, and.. what is hustle anyway?
021: Maker Faire and the gas mask guy
May 22, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about Maker Faire Bay Area and all of the crazy stuff they saw there!
020: Open source ideas
May 7, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about inspiration vs copying, open source and remixing ideas!
Making It #019: Learning to teach
Apr 29, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about teaching and learning.
Making It #018: All over the place
Apr 24, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about a bunch of random stuff including intimidation and procrastination.
Making It #017: Organization
Apr 15, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about how they organize (or don’t organize) their shops.
Making It #016: Perfect vs profit
Apr 10, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about the tipping point of perfection vs profit.
Making It #015: Gilligan’s Workshop
Apr 2, 2015
This week, Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto figure out what tools they would want to have if shipwrecked on a deserted island… seriously.
Making It #014: Why
Mar 26, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about why they do what they do and how it can help you focus when you think about it too.
Making It #013: Be Curious
Mar 19, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about how they learn and why it’s important to be curious.
Making It #012: Handmade?
Mar 12, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about using computer controlled tools vs hand making projects. What is the difference? When does it matter?
Making It #011: Making movies
Mar 5, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about how they make their YouTube videos, from cameras and software to lighting and composition.
Making It #010: If it looks straight….
Feb 25, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto answer a whole bunch of listener questions about all sorts of different topics!
Making It #009: Fears and Doubts
Feb 12, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about all of the things that scare them, both in and out of the shop.
Making It #008 : Who inspires us
Jan 29, 2015
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about who inspires them. Some of their inspiration may comes from obvious sources, but a lot of it does not!
Making It #007 : Failure
Jan 15, 2015
This week, Jimmy, David and Bob talk about past and current project failures.
Making It #006 : How do I quit my job, and do what you do?
Jan 2, 2015
This week, Jimmy, David and Bob address a question that we all get a lot.. “How do I quit my job and do what you do?” There’s a lot to think about when pursing being a full time maker, and the guys just scratch the surface of what it takes to chase that…
Making It #005: Looking Back, Looking Ahead
Dec 19, 2014
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about the good and bad of 2014 as well as what they are hoping for in the new year. As usual, the topic creeps into related ideas like arcade machines, YouTube comments, and again… lasers.
Making It #004 : Getting Started
Dec 4, 2014
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about why it is hard to just getting started. Jimmy shares some tips that he gives to his students, and how he started his own shop.
Making It #003 : Goals (and LASERS)
Nov 20, 2014
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about their goals, in life, skill sets and business. Also, LASERS.
Making It #002 : How Materials and Tools Inspire Creativity?
Nov 7, 2014
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about how materials and tools inspire creativity and how they have incorporated CNC machines into their workflows.
Making It #001 : Where Does Creativity Come From?
Oct 31, 2014
Welcome to the very first episode of Making It, a podcast hosted by Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto. In this debut episode we talk about who we are, what we do and where we find creativity.