The Modern Maker Podcast

By Mike Montgomery, Ben Uyeda, Chris Salomone

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The Modern Maker Podcast is a weekly podcast about making things by hand. From wood, to concrete, to leather, our hosts Ben Uyeda, Chris Salomone, and Mike Montgomery chat about what it's like to be a "Maker" it's current state.

Episode Date
Ep. 102 | ...and beyond
0:56:46
This week the guys reflect back on the first 100 episodes, and where the show might possibly go. LINKS: The Forney Welders that Ben talked about: the 3 in 1 that costs $375 - https://amzn.to/2KtSeK5 The Entry level that costs $190 - https://amzn.to/2AL3WjI
Aug 09, 2018
EP. 101 | w/ Made For Profit
1:00:25
Ben Uyeda and Mike Montgomery sit down with Brad Rodriguez from 'Fix This Build That' and John Maleki "The Builder". Together they host the business focused podcast Made For Profit. Fix This Build That: https://www.instagram.com/fixthisbuildthat/?hl=en John Maleki: https://www.instagram.com/john_malecki/?hl=en Pricing Guide: https://madeforprofit.com/pricingguide/ @modermakerpodcast @benuyeda @foureyesfurniture
Aug 03, 2018
Ep. 100 | 100th LIVE
0:54:19
Coming to you live from beautiful Whittier California! Special Thanks to Local Fixture for hosting us: https://www.instagram.com/localfixture/ And thank you to all those who came out, and all those who listen week in and week out. I know sometimes we're not the most professional. We pretty much just hit record and blabber for an hour - and you make it not weird by being on the other end to hear it all :) We're all truly appreciative, and here's to another 100! - Mike, Ben, and Chris
Jul 26, 2018
EP. 099 | Execution in Design
0:45:08
Do your abilities limit your ideas? @modernbuilds @foureyesfurniture @benjaminuyeda https://makerbrandco.com/?reqp=1&reqr=
Jul 19, 2018
Ep. 098 | Stay In Your Lane
0:56:35
Everybody's favorite topic...answering submitted questions!!!!! Follow Maker Brand, Co | https://www.instagram.com/makerbrandco/?hl=en
Jul 12, 2018
EP. 097 | Half-Year Assessment.
0:57:37
Anybody can make New Year's resolutions... few can remember them :) #wheresJimmy
Jul 05, 2018
Ep. 096 | With Modustrial Maker
0:43:12
Modustrial Maker - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9aRTgvFLqnK1S0RsWZzlMw Local Fixture - https://www.localfixture.com/ https://www.instagram.com/localfixture/ Modern Maker Podcast LIVE RSVP - https://www.modernmakerpodcast.com/mmp100/ GFRC from Fishstone - http://www.concretecountertopsupply.com/index.php?app=cms&ns=display&sid=di16r31m7mwx4y74z14o4uwb63s37l8a
Jun 28, 2018
EP. 095 | Tackling BIG Projects
0:53:55
What changes when you go from working on your typical project to trying something new and out of your comfort zone. MMP 100 Event: https://www.modernmakerpodcast.com/mmp100/ Maker Brand: https://makerbrandco.com/ @modernbuilds @foureyesfurniture @benjaminuyeda
Jun 21, 2018
EP. 094 | Maker Brand Co Announcement
0:41:51
We have some exciting news! We're starting a company called Maker Brand Co with a really simple philosophy. We want to offer tools, and other good that are made "For Makers, By Makers" Now we're announcing this pretty early on in the game, and that's because we want you to all be a part of it. We're starting off simply with a set of clamps, but we're already working on other lines that include pull saws, finishes and more. Website: https://makerbrandco.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/makerbrandco/?hl=en Obsessions: Ben's Pick John Malecki on YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVUSDq6-oSpWAAPUppHFtZQ Jordan's Pick Proof Eyewear - https://www.instagram.com/proofeyewear/?hl=en
Jun 14, 2018
The #RocklerPlywoodChallenge Winner Announced!
0:00:26
Watch the wrap up video here: https://youtu.be/-5vB-bAEsu4 Live watch party: https://youtu.be/f4ZVjNPCiK4 See every entry on instagram: https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/rocklerplywoodchallenge/?hl=en
Jun 07, 2018
EP. 093 | Keep Your Hands Off My Feed!
0:49:11
https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/rocklerplywoodchallenge/ Chris' Pick - https://www.instagram.com/jmakes_yt/ Mike's Pick - https://www.instagram.com/osodiy/ https://www.instagram.com/gryphontrain/ Ben's Pick - https://www.instagram.com/pc_makes/ Obsessions: Chris - Beat Saber https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tl-shTJ0cHA Mike - PICA Pen https://www.amazon.com/PICA-150-46-SB-Deep-Hole/dp/B06XDFY45B/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&qid=1527702983&sr=8-2&keywords=pica+pen&linkCode=sl1&tag=modebuil0b-20&linkId=2cbc0394fb422dad24654a26e52ef802
May 31, 2018
EP. 092 | The Future of Furniture Design
0:51:25
How does technology and lifestyle determine the characteristics of what we build? To see all of the #rocklerplywoodchallenge entries that we talked about in this episode, check out our wrap-up post on @modernmakerpodcast on instagram. @modernbuilds @foureyesfurniture @benjaminuyeda @modernmakerpodcast
May 24, 2018
Ep. 091 | Geoffrey's Revenge
0:55:17
#RocklerPlywoodChallenge Picks: Chris' Picks : Snowhartdesigns | https://www.instagram.com/snowhartdesign/?hl=en ShaunBoydMadeThis | https://www.instagram.com/shaunboydmadethis/?hl=en Mike's Pick: Okie_woodworker | https://www.instagram.com/okie_woodworker/?hl=en Ben's Pick: BeenehBuilds | https://www.instagram.com/beenehbuilds/?hl=en
May 17, 2018
EP. 090 | Chris' Descent to Loser-Dumb :)
0:41:45
Check out all the #rocklerplywoodchallenge entries we talked about on our @modernmakerpodcast instagram wrap up post! This week we talk about trying... and failing. Product Design, and Pop Tarts... again. Obsessions: Chris: Arrested Development Reboot Mike: Crafts With Ellen | https://goo.gl/At8MVU Ben: @ConcretePig | https://goo.gl/ozRukP
May 10, 2018
EP. 089 | Collaborating...and Pop Tarts
0:42:04
The #RocklerPlywoodChallenge is in full swing and we've got some awesome entries. Each week at the beginning of the show we'll be highlighting some of our favorites for the week. Chris's Pick:@engstrom.design Ben's Picks:@Whitegrainwoodworking @Manolis_Sampson @baloni_snekkeri Mike's Pick: @pc_makes Check out the # for more entries and to enter! Thanks to Mike Clifford from Modustrial Maker for the GFRC knowledge! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9aRTgvFLqnK1S0RsWZzlMw Obsessions: @onyxmotorbikes @minimalistbible @poptartsus :)
May 03, 2018
EP. 088 | Ben's Getting Too Old For This Shhh
0:43:41
Thank you HelloFresh! Get $30 off your first week of HelloFresh at http://hellofresh.com with Promo Code modern30 Rockler Plywood Challenge Rules - https://www.modernmakerpodcast.com/plywood-challenge Jonny Builds #RocklerPlywoodChallenge video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j6TPT5GwKzw last. on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/shop_last/ Our Instagram Pages: MMP - https://www.instagram.com/modernmakerpodcast/ Mike - https://www.instagram.com/modernbuilds/ Chris - https://www.instagram.com/foureyesfurniture/ Ben - https://www.instagram.com/benjaminuyeda/
Apr 26, 2018
EP. 087 | #RocklerPlywoodChallenge
0:55:32
It's finally here: The second Modern Maker Podcast challenge. This time we partnered with Rockler to put on a Single Sheet of Plywood challenge. All the info you'll need is in this episode or at https://www.modernmakerpodcast.com/plywood-challenge/ Make sure and use the tag #RocklerPlywoodChallenge to enter and post your progress pics. Chris's Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=marOhskYtAE Mike's Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-wpTk7AHH8 Ben's Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dUUKI5jLWGg Thanks for all of the Call-in's it was a ton of fun. Going forward feel free to record a voice memo and email it to modernmakerpodcast@gmail.com Studio Wall Video: Coming soon Interview W/ Steven Kenn: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8E9eQGH22IE Fast Cap Little Gripper: https://amzn.to/2Hf3Pf2 AO5 Studio: https://www.instagram.com/a05studio/?hl=en
Apr 19, 2018
Ep. 086 | PB & J & S
0:44:34
This week we're talking about challenges, and next week were officially announcing the next challenge along with all of the details, and releasing all of our entries. By "Our" I mean Mike, Ben, and Chris Chris' Music Pick - https://open.spotify.com/track/3naMieRVMmNg3sCRDLbtlZ Ben's Music Pick - https://open.spotify.com/track/6NsN1PB6Nw7UIZPciA81lv Mike's Music Pick - https://open.spotify.com/track/4q3KkucNQOahEc2e8ZzxWL
Apr 12, 2018
EP. 085 | Building Things Out of Skateboards w/ Ben Paik @wobydesign
0:41:17
This week we discuss the challenges and opportunities of building pieces from recycled skateboards with Ben Paik from Woby Design. Also, we rag on river tables. enjoy. @modernmakerpodcast @wobydesign @modernbuilds @foureyesfurniture @benjaminuyeda STUFF WE TALKED ABOUT: @GregKlassen : OG River Table Guy @Focused_skateboard_woodworks John Maleki's River Table: https://youtu.be/IJ-hiw1CqyA Turboplane: https://amzn.to/2JnxAvM Other Carving Disk: https://amzn.to/2IAyLa1 Woby Design Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDjSle78ri-xeH0oyfMWisg
Apr 06, 2018
EP. 084 | Tech Empowering Product Designers
0:46:46
The Modern Maker Podcast. Links and Stuff: Goal Zero: https://www.goalzero.com/ Shapeways: https://www.shapeways.com/ Ryobi Dream Workshop: https://www.ryobitools.com/nation/dreamworkshop Brad's Table: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tDbifk_UayU @modernbuilds @benjaminuyeda @foureyesfurniture @modernmakerpodcast
Mar 29, 2018
EP. 083 | VAN DOWN BY THE RIVER ft. Jessie Uyeda
0:54:14
The first Joshua Tree Live Special! This time, featuring Jessie Uyeda. Congrats to Chris and welcome Otto: The newest Salamone! @modernmakerpodcast @foureyesfurniture @ijessup @benjaminuyeda @modernbuilds Who We Talked About: https://www.youtube.com/user/Dylanmagaster @cut_werx What We Talked About: https://www.goalzero.com/ http://www.carhartt.com/products/Force-Utility-Knit-Pant-102482 https://www.ryobitools.com/power-tools/products/details/3-1-4-portable-hand-planer https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdc9iEHKuyUNTGQNIpb0zYA
Mar 22, 2018
Ep. 082 | Breaking Ben
0:52:53
Mike is turning stuff, Chris is poorly Describing stuff, and Ben might be cooking stuff. All that plus a listener question and a hypothetical.
Mar 15, 2018
EP. 081 | Sack Fin
0:56:32
Today we chat about our WBC experiences and answer a few questions. Check out the artist Mike mentioned on Instagram @hillashami.studio
Mar 08, 2018
Ep. 080 | Live from Workbench Con
1:01:30
check out http://www.casper.com/modernmaker This week we're coming to you live from Workbench Con for a round of Q&A!
Feb 28, 2018
Ep. 079 | Turning Your Hobby Into A Bus
0:50:57
Check out https://www.audible.com/maker for a free audiobook and 30-day trial membership! Or just text maker to 500-500 In today's episode, Ben talks about wrapping up his build for "The Greats" in Venice, California! Mike is going to convert a bus into a luxury cruiser! And Chris painted MDF! Which of those doesn't deserve an exclamation mark?
Feb 21, 2018
EP. 078 | Actually
0:56:47
Thanks https://www.hellofresh.com for sponsoring today's episode. Check them out and use promo code modern30. On todays episode we talk about how we learn, and figure out that Chris is incapable of installing windshield wipers on his car.
Feb 15, 2018
Ep. 077 | Failure
0:57:18
This week we talk about failure. Don't want to fail at sleeping? Check out our sponsor! www.casper.com/modernmaker
Feb 08, 2018
Ep. 076 | Blame Your Wood
0:39:46
Today the gang chats about effectively using color in projects, and when it's ok to blame your wood
Feb 01, 2018
EP. 075 | Does Youtube Care?
0:55:21
*explicit language...FYI* Recently, Youtube changed their monetization policy which left a lot of smaller channels unhappy. we discuss that and a lot of other stuff. @dwellmade @modernmakerpodcast @modernbuilds @benjaminuyeda @foureyesfurniture Thanks for listening and the support!
Jan 25, 2018
EP. 074 | No Topic, Just Rambles
0:57:30
We had planned to have a topic today, but we went on for too long talking about Ben's time in Uganda, Chris being hated by Reddit DIY, and Mike not welding metal. But we had fun!
Jan 18, 2018
EP. 073 | Second Guessing Yourself w/ Johnny Brooke
0:52:30
This week, Johnny Brooke from Crafted Workshop stops by to chat. @craftedworkshop @foureyesfurniturre @modernbuilds Grab your WorkbenchCon Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/workbenchcon-tickets-35649607937?aff=Ben&afu=5413945177
Jan 11, 2018
Ep. 072 | We Need Some New Material
0:59:15
This week the gang talks about materials, what we want to use more of, what we hate, and more.
Jan 04, 2018
EP. 071 | NEW YEAR....NEW US??
1:03:14
This week, the guys sit down to discuss their big plans for the new year. How we'll do things different... what will stay the same. @modernmakerpodcast
Dec 28, 2017
EP. 070 | Never Too Late
1:06:03
On today's episode we answer some of your questions, including how much money we make....sort of :-)
Dec 21, 2017
EP. 069 | THE MODERN MAKER GIFT GUIDE...AND TIME TRAVEL
0:51:48
This week, the guys discuss their favorite potential tool gifts at $25, $50, and $100. Then, towards the end, the conversation derails a bit. Find affiliate links to the tools we mentioned at: https://www.modernmakerpodcast.com/tools/ @dwellmade @modernmakerpodcast
Dec 15, 2017
EP. 068 | Experiment Small, Bet Big
0:48:07
Last week Ben made a comment about experimenting small, and then betting big. It was a seemingly insignificant comment, but we turned it into an entire episode :P Don't forget to follow https://www.instagram.com/dwellmade/ Videos are launching this week!
Dec 07, 2017
EP. 67 | You've Changed.
0:58:04
Tastes change. Today, the guys talk about some of the things they do different; whether that's a specific material choice, product choice, or project type. @modernmakerpodcast @modernbuilds @foureyesfurniture @benjaminuyeda @dwellmade
Nov 30, 2017
EP. 066 | First Annual MMP Thanksgiving Spectacular
0:41:12
On today's episode, the gang gets all cliche and talks about what they're thankful for. Make sure to follow @dwellmade on Instagram :)
Nov 23, 2017
EP. 65 | KNOWING WHAT'S WORTH BEING BETTER AT
1:00:34
Link to our Patreon Survey: www.modernmakerpodcast.com/survey Thanks in advance! @modernmakerpodcast
Nov 16, 2017
Ep. 064 | Brainstorming
0:59:48
Today the gang attempts a brainstorming session (the first of many to come) and special guest "Mike's Parents' Cat" drops by :) Check out our Survey at: www.modernmakerpodcast.com/survey
Nov 09, 2017
EP. 063 | Free Ball It
0:38:30
Need I say more? @modernmakerpodcast @foureyesfurniture @modernbuilds @benjaminuyeda
Nov 02, 2017
EP. 062 | Networking
1:01:46
Today the gang talks about networking and collaborations. https://www.workbenchcon.com/tickets use promo code - modern
Oct 26, 2017
EP. 061 | Bad Project Ideas
0:59:20
Today, Mike, Chris, and Ben sit down to chat about some of their not-so-successful projects and ideas. @modernmakerpodcast
Oct 19, 2017
EP. 060 | DIY: where's the line?
1:00:20
When does using the term "DIY" become too much of a stretch? Where's the line between DIY and D-I-BUY @modernmakerpodcast @benjaminuyeda @foureyesfurniture @modernbuilds @sebastianstudio Workbenchcon Link in out instagram bio, or click here if you can: goo.gl/GBKrVr
Oct 12, 2017
EP. 059 | Design Talk
1:01:03
Today on MMP Mike, Chris, and Ben answer some of the more Design-Based questions that have been asked by listeners. @modernmakerpodcast
Oct 09, 2017
EP. 058 | Be More Creative
0:52:59
On today's episode, Ben and Chris discuss if it's possible to foster creativity, what kind of dogs they are, and whether or not Ben is putting Toys-R-Us out of business.
Sep 28, 2017
EP. 057 | Getting Into Solar
0:31:41
Ben sits down with Jason Andrade from West Coast Sustainables to talk about the solar workshop they worked together on. @andradedesigns @westcoastsustainables www.westcoastsustainables.com @Benjamin Uyeda @ModernBuilds @FourEyesFurniture
Sep 24, 2017
EP. 056 | Consistent Variety
0:55:32
Today we discuss the balance between consistency and variety in making...and Mike has trouble with his pronunce-u-wations
Sep 21, 2017
EP. 055 | Super Bowl of Foods
0:29:14
https://www.reddit.com/r/modernmakerpodcast @modernmakerpodcast
Sep 16, 2017
EP. 054 | Battle Royale
0:51:23
Today we chat about appealing to an audience, what we plan to do in our retirements, and who would win in a no-holds-barred fight to the death
Sep 14, 2017
EP. 053 | Mike Interviews Ben
0:24:03
Happy Weekend! Mike interviews Ben in this episode.
Sep 10, 2017
EP. 052 | Frustrations
0:52:33
In this episode we talk about frustrations, what would happen if YouTube disappeared...and answer the age old question "which Doritos do you consider your videos?"
Sep 07, 2017
EP. 051 | Ben Interviews Mike
0:35:58
While Mike and Ben were hanging out in California, they decided to record a couple podcasts in person. In this episode Mike Interviews Ben. @benjaminuyeda @modernbuilds
Sep 03, 2017
EP. 050 | No Picnic
0:50:05
Today we talk about what we get out of making (in addition to the items we produce, and any monetary perks.) We also touch on a new and exciting endeavor that the three of us will be undertaking in partner with DWELL.
Aug 31, 2017
EP. 049 | Underwater
0:25:23
Ben does his best Mike Rowe imitation, as he sits down with his long-time friend and underwater welder, Rodney to discuss his work. Follow Rodney on Instagram at roderik823
Aug 26, 2017
EP. 048 | Shortcuts
0:45:39
Some shortcuts we've developed over our making careers. @modernmakerpodcast
Aug 24, 2017
Ep. 047 | No Direction
0:23:39
We were on the verge of not doing a weekend podcast, but Mike and Chris hunkered down and recorded one to keep the streak alive. This is a very unstructured episode, so hopefully you don't hate it. If this is your first listen...start elsewhere :)
Aug 19, 2017
EP. 046 | Just Say No
0:57:15
When to say no. Whether it's to friends, family, clients, or sponsors. Also some cool news at the end, so stick around. @modernmakerpodcast Workbench Con link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/workbenchcon-tickets-35649607937?aff=Ben&afu=5413945177
Aug 17, 2017
EP. 045 | Picture This
0:34:42
Some tips on staging your work to make the best impact online. @modernmakerpodcast
Aug 12, 2017
EP. 044 | Modern and Beyond
0:47:01
https://www.ryobitools.com/modernmaker This week we talk about how we use the term "Mid Century Modern", if we're in a boom time, and what might be in store for us moving forward.
Aug 10, 2017
EP. 043 | Another Conversation with Brad
0:38:54
Weekend alumni Brad Rodriguez, from "Fix This Build That," is back for another one on one conversation with Ben, and to talk about his new podcast.
Aug 05, 2017
EP. 042 | Built To Last
0:49:30
No doubt Seinfeld was built to last, but should your furniture be? All that and more will be revealed this week on the Modern Maker Podcast. @modernmakerpodcast @benjaminuyeda @modernbuilds @foureyesfurniture
Aug 03, 2017
EP. 041 | With Corey Decker - Sawdust 2 Stitches
0:29:59
Ben sits down with Corey Decker to chat about what it's like being one of the few people renovating spaces AND building the furniture that goes into them. Follow Corey Decker: @sawdust2stitches http://sawdust2stitches.com
Jul 29, 2017
EP. 040 | Post on Tuesdays!
1:02:37
Today the gang discusses how much work actually goes into producing an entire video, how long it takes us, and why if you only do one thing - it should be posting videos on Tuesdays
Jul 27, 2017
EP. 039 | Troll the Trolls - until they stab you
0:47:44
This week(end) we take listener questions about handling criticism, tool selection, and more!
Jul 22, 2017
EP. 038 | PodcastEditFinalFinal01.wav
1:00:09
What do you do to organize your work and daily life? Keep a to do list... multiple to do lists? Lot's of good stuff this week. @modernmakerpodcast @foureyesfurniture @modernbuilds @benjaminuyeda
Jul 20, 2017
EP. 037 | Wedding Season
0:46:59
We've got the whole crew together for a weekend show! We talk content, inspiration, the future, and a whole lot more. Also stickers are back in stock. If you want one all you have to do is: 1. Give the podcast a review on itunes, etc.. 2. Screenshot the review 3. email it to modernmakerpodcast@gmail.com with your shipping info Thanks in advance for the reviews and support! @modernmakerpodcast
Jul 15, 2017
EP. 036 | To Buy Or Not To Buy (Make)
1:00:56
There's a time for making and a time for buying...and that time is unique to each of us. This week we talk about that, answer some questions, and Mike gets emotional.
Jul 13, 2017
EP. 035 | It's "Double XL" not "XXL"
0:49:27
Failed mirror projects, new CNC's, and an axe in the middle of the forest. Happy weekend, make something cool! @modernmakerpodcast
Jul 08, 2017
EP. 034 | Kiss the Chicken
1:00:03
No specific topic going into todays episode, but we end up talking mainly about motivation and fried chicken - the two staples that any good maker should be relying on.
Jul 06, 2017
EP. 033 | Chatting With Johnny Brooke
0:54:48
This week(end) Mike is sitting down face to face with the Crafted-man Johnny Brooke at the woodworking event in Skiatook Oklahoma. @CraftedWorkshop @Crafted Podcast @modernbuilds @modernmakerpodast
Jul 01, 2017
EP. 032 | EF YOU EN........FUN!
0:57:51
The past two weeks have been a bit of inside baseball, so we thought we'd get back to a more general talk on making, and more specifically the fun elements of it. So sit back, relax, and most importantly...have fun.
Jun 29, 2017
EP. 031 | ...Mike Thinks...Maybe...
0:57:20
Mike and Chris crack wise about their weekend plans. Then the guys interview Dan Fisher - you may not have heard of him, but you will not want to miss this one. Finally we answer some listener questions. Follow Dan on Instagram @a_perfect_five_wdwx
Jun 24, 2017
Ep. 030 | Building an Audience Pt. 2
1:04:35
Continuing the conversation about making videos, building an audience, and finding what works best for you. @modernmakerpodcast
Jun 22, 2017
Ep. 029 | Evan & Katelyn
0:56:50
Chris sits down with Evan and Katelyn to talk about making, YouTubing, and being the new kids on the block. Also, find out if Chris would wear all white for the rest of his life in exchange for bags of cash? The answer will shock you!!! E&K's Channel - youtube.com/evanandkatelyn
Jun 17, 2017
EP. 028 | Building an Audience
1:13:24
We're giving away all out secrets about growing an audience online! All you have to do is pay three payments of...(just kidding). We'll be doing a part two to this conversation. If you've got questions email us or send us a voice memo to modernmakerpodcast@gmail.com @modernmakerpodcast
Jun 15, 2017
EP. 027 | #Two2x4Challenge Wrap up
0:01:03
The challenge wrap up video is live on our youtube channel. Either copy and paste the link below or just search Modern Maker Podcast on youtube and you should be able to find it. Thanks to everyone that entered, it really was surprising just how many people participated. Thanks! https://youtu.be/AOskZF0ScQc @modernmakerpodcast
Jun 11, 2017
EP. 026 | Cost vs. Value
1:09:38
On today's episode we discuss shop safety, the idea of cost vs value, and we rag on Applebee's again for some reason :-)
Jun 08, 2017
EP. 025 | Get Ears Listening
1:11:59
Chris and Cris (Get Hands Dirty) have a one-on-one conversation about their names, woodworking/making, Cris' home in Porto, and mais (that means "more" in Portuguese.) If you're not familiar with Cris' YouTube page, check her out: https://www.youtube.com/GetHandsDirty
Jun 03, 2017
EP. 024 | GOOGLE IT!
1:01:21
Lot's happening this week: questions, answers to those questions.... now that I think about it, it was mostly a Q&A episode. Thanks for all the reviews and #two2x4challenge entries, we'll be putting together a really cool video to close it all out to spotlight the makers who participated. @modernmakerpodcast on Instagram If you want a sticker just give us a review on iTunes, screenshot it, and email you shipping info to modernmakerpodcast@gmail.com
Jun 01, 2017
EP. 023 | The Wood Whisperer
0:50:54
Today Chris and Mark Spagnuolo (AKA "The Wood Whisperer) sit down for a one-on-one chat about woodworking, Seinfeld, YouTube, his business model, and everyone's favorite subject...farts!!!
May 27, 2017
EP. 022 | Questions, Questions....
1:14:19
We got a lot of five star review questions this week, so we decided to knock 'em out in a Q&A episode. Keep the reviews coming and get a free Modern Maker Podcast sticker. How to get a free sticker: 1. Give us a review on iTunes, google play etc... 2. Screenshot it 3. email modernmakerpodcast@gmail.com with you shipping info and I'll send it your way. @modernmakerpodcast #two2x4challenge @christiandunbardesigner
May 25, 2017
EP. 021 | With Jimmy Diresta
0:36:08
Happy weekend everybody! Today, Ben is sitting down with Jimmy Diresta for a little shop talk in his new big shop. Enjoy. Follow Jimmy @jimmydiresta and his podcast: Making It @modernmakerpodcast www.modernmakerpodcast.com
May 20, 2017
EP. 020 | That "Oh So Fresh" Feeling
1:18:19
On today's episode the guys chat about keeping things fresh from a content, and production point of view, in addition to how we picked our channel names and more.
May 18, 2017
EP. 019 | ft. Brad Rodriguez from Fix This Build That
0:29:55
Today, Ben is sitting down with Brad Rodriquez from Fix This Build That to talk design, Instagram, Youtube, and more. If you're not already following him, you should be, that's @fixthisbuildthat on Instagram and on Youtube, just search "Fix This Build That" @modernmakerpodcast #two2x4challenge
May 13, 2017
EP. 018 | UNINTENTIONAL TEACHING
0:55:27
NOTE: SORRY THAT THE AUDIO IS A LITTLE MESSED UP :-( Who are we to be teaching? - this week we discuss how we view ourselves as it relates to "teaching", what makes for a good teacher, what we think about technique criticism, and more.
May 11, 2017
EP. 017 | #TWO2X4CHALLENGE
0:37:20
This week(end) we're talking about our two 2x4 challenge videos. What did we do right, wrong, and what would we have done differently. The challenge is open until June 1st so grab some 2x4's and make something! To enter, tag @modernmakerpodcast on instagram and use the hashtag #two2x4challenge.
May 06, 2017
EP. 016 | It's About Time!
0:50:06
In this week's episode the guys discuss time management, hobbies, and how much money somebody would have to pay them to give up the craft.
May 04, 2017
EP. 015 | BEN GOES ROGUE
0:42:06
On this weekend show Ben sits down with Jamison Rants (AKA The Rogue Engineer) to talk about making, and all sorts of other fun stuff. This was recorded on location at an event, so the audio quality is a little worse than normal - but that shouldn't stop you from enjoying! The Rogue Engineer - https://rogueengineer.com/
Apr 29, 2017
EP. 014 | Two Hosts (I Wonder Which Ones)
0:50:34
Keeping it light... unlike our prime rib. Paul Jackman's Video: "Making Inspirational Living Wall Frames" Johnny Brook's Video: "Scrap Wood End Table" "Sorry for the clickbait title lol" - Mike
Apr 27, 2017
EP. 013 | Cheap Tools & Cheap Legs
0:34:55
This week(end) we're catching up on all the lister questions we've been getting. Keep 'em coming!
Apr 22, 2017
EP. 012 | Intellectual Property
0:56:06
Where's the line between sharing, copying, and stealing ideas? Let's find out! Follow us on Instagram @modernmakerpodcast @foureyesfurniture @benjaminuyeda @modernbuilds https://www.modernmakerpodcast.com/ Christiana’s speaker video: https://youtu.be/FufwoCE0wfQ
Apr 20, 2017
EP. 011 | Chris and Will
0:35:28
Like we said, the weekend show is our place for experimenting with format and style. This week, Chris sat down with Will Walker to chat about woodworking and videomaking. Wm. Walker Co.: https://goo.gl/d6DhiU
Apr 15, 2017
EP. 010 | Interviewing Each Other
1:07:09
This week, we're asking some questions so we can all get to know each other better. No rigid topic, just hanging out.
Apr 13, 2017
EP. 009 | Chatting With Izzy Swan
0:47:43
It's the first weekend show, and this week's guest is the one and only Izzy Swan. Toolmasters Association: https://www.izzyswan.com/toolmasters/ Izzy's Etch-a-Sketch Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ulblySFElo4 Don't forget to leave us a questions for Will Walker next week's weekend show: https://www.modernmakerpodcast.com/contact/
Apr 08, 2017
EP. 008 | Small Victories
0:58:12
Don't take the small victories in projects and life for granted, they're what propel you to something greater.
Apr 06, 2017
Ep. 007 | Digital Fabrication
1:05:44
Is new technology in the maker space all they're cracked up to be? How are these advances in digital fabrication effecting the maker movement going in to the future? Also, we're going to start a new challenge. Be sure to contact us with your ideas about the rules or regulations. NEW INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/modernmakerpodcast/
Mar 30, 2017
EP. 006 | Chatting With Laura Kampf
0:56:06
Ben is out of town this week, but we were lucky enough to get have the incredible Laura Kampf as replacement host. Find out more about Laura at: https://goo.gl/JuJYtM
Mar 23, 2017
EP. 005 | Strengths & Weaknesses
0:56:06
This week, the three of us each pick two strengths and two weaknesses to discuss. https://www.modernmakerpodcast.com/
Mar 16, 2017
EP. 004 | Origin Stories
1:05:00
Where did they come from? How did they get here? All answers are soon to come.
Mar 13, 2017
EP. 003 | Form vs Function vs Experimentation
0:50:06
The classic debate: Form vs Function... but with a twist.
Mar 06, 2017
EP. 002 | Our Process
0:44:02
Every designer does it differently, are you the type to model, sketch, or just wing it? Welcome back for episode two of the Modern Maker Podcast
Mar 06, 2017
EP. 001 | Why a Podcast?
0:49:44
This week we took the time to introduce one another, chat about what's going on in the shop, and our show topic: why start a podcast?
Mar 06, 2017