Hi I'm Jimmy DiResta, and I make things.
My goal is to educate, entertain and inspire. You can watch me make things, and become inspired to make your own things.
Check out my Youtube Channel.
Check out my shop, friends have helped me create some branded merchandise and tools that you can use in your shop.
I have always enjoyed finding a common goal with brands I like. Brands give me the freedom to try things that I wouldn't normally be able to do. Here are some brands that I am proud to have been able to work with.
Jimmy DiResta has made a name for himself with his inventiveness and workshop skills, creating dozens of projects for YouTube videos and television shows such as Hammered and Against the Grain on the DIY network. In Make: Workshop Mastery With Jimmy DiResta, Jimmy and co-author John Baichtal teach readers essential workshop skills with over a dozen projects that explore everything from mold-making to CNC routing on to metalsmithing.Projects in this book include:
This is a series of tips videos that I made to share some of the things that I have learned along the way.
I really like hacking guitars, making something new from something that is already finished. I get my balance of praise and hate mail from my work with these instruments.
VH1 Summer Awards.