Spending the day? There are four restaurants in Hammond where you can grab lunch.  Baldwin is 7 miles east and has the usual suspects of fast food places.

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Our list of Makers

(Scheduled to appear) 

Diresta toolbox

Education is the most important tool you'll invest in.

Spend your afternoon watching demos and chatting with local makers and content creators.  

Door prizes

There will be hourly drawings, beginning at 10 am, for door prizes.  We'll be drawing for items from RocklerSlabstitcherTotalBoatTitebond, RestorerAquacoat and ISOTunes.

The 12:30 drawing will included a box made and autographed by Jimmy Diresta, and a knife also made and autographed by Jimmy.

Meet local makers, artisans and content creators.

Open to the public. Free event.  No preregistration required.

Demo topics

We plan on having a number of free demos running throughout the day.  Scheduled to include: 

  • Sawmill
  • Yeti Smart Bench
  • Guitar Building
  • Epoxy
  • CNC
  • Leather work
  • Relief carving
  • Laser engraving
  • More

Coming from out of town?

If you're looking for a place to stay while you're here there are LOTS of hotels in Hudson, WI, which is about 14 miles from the shop.  There are a couple hotels in Baldwin, WI, about 5 miles from the shop, and a handful of hotels in New Richmond, WI, 14 miles from the shop.  

​You may be able to find camping at Glen Hills Park, Glenwood City, Willow River State Park, Hudson, or at the Highland Ridge Campground, Spring Valley.

Meet the Makers

June 18, 2022

​9 am - 3 pm

The event is a GO!!  See you June 18th.

George Vondriska



Matt Cremona




Paul Mayer



Matt Collins


Kevin Ewing

Relief carving


Donavan Cummings