Blogs, Podcasts and More…


Wisdom of The Hands – This blog is dedicated to sharing the concept that our hands are essential to learning- that we engage the world and its wonders, sensing and creating primarily through the agency of our hands. We abandon our children to education in boredom and intellectual escapism by failing to engage their hands in learning and making.


Making It is a weekly audio podcast hosted by Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto. Three different makers with different backgrounds talking about creativity, design and making things with your bare hands.

Reclaimed Audio Podcast is about upcycling and making with reclaimed materials.

Shop Talk Live is a Woodworking podcast from Fine Woodworking Magazine.

Wood Talk is a woodworking audio show geared toward the modern fine woodworker. Join your hosts Marc Spagnuolo, Matt Vanderlist, and Shannon Rogers for a light-hearted look at the latest news, tips, and tricks from the world of woodworking.

Modern Woodworkers Association Podcast is a biweekly podcast that talks about all things woodworking.

Under the Hood Show is a fun Automotive Podcast which is a call in radio show that talks about diagnostics and repair of modern vehicles.


MakeSomething – Simplified woodworking projects with a focus on design and originality.

Matthias Wandel – Videos about woodworking, taking more of an engineering perspective on things.

Woodworking for Mere Mortals – Ever think about making something out of wood? You can! Woodworking for Mere Mortals is dedicated to making woodworking easy, fun and accessible. New woodworking video every Friday!

jimmydiresta – I make stuff for a living, what you see me do here is my Job. I have been using tools for over 40 years. I have developed my comfort level with tools through years of experience.

Make: brings the do-it-yourself mindset to all the technology in your life. Make: is loaded with exciting projects that help you make the most of your technology at home and away from home. This is a magazine that celebrates your right to tweak, hack, and bend any technology to your own will

Thomas Sanladerer – Everything about 3D printing! Build guides. tutorials, tips and basics around the open-source RepRap-style 3D printers.

The Samurai Carpenter – A highly skilled Victoria based carpenter. Showing the world that there are still passionate craftsmen around who love what they do and find joy in enriching peoples lives with relationship and art. My videos are for inspiration purposes only and I do not consider myself an expert.

Grant Thompson – “The King of Random” – Call it “mad science”, or just a “quest for discovery”. These are some of my experiments, life-hacks, and random weekend projects.

NightHawkInLight – A variety of TechEd related projects that will interest and motivate students.

Donyboy73 “Don The Small Engine Doctor” – is a channel dedicated to the art of Small Engine Repair and helping the DIYers.  New Donyboy73 videos posted every Friday