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Jimmy DiResta

Jimmy DiResta

I make stuff.

Latest from Jimmy DiResta


In this video, Jimmy makes rubber band-actuated cat paws from hot glue and plastic and zip ties and wood Read more »


Many people ask me about the branded push stick I use in my videos. Read more »

Spike lounges around most of the time, like a roman emperor. So I made him a Roman temple. Read more »

Here, you see me restore an old chisel that has been with me for more than 20 years. Read more »

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I needed new shop horses to manage different projects and locations in my shop. I went to buy them, but realized they were too big. Read more »


In this episode of DiResta, Jimmy builds a puzzle box from wood, trying first with oak but settling on bamboo. Read more »


Here you see me make a spoon using a chunk of Bubinga wood I had leftover from a project. Read more »