Karen Kavett

Karen is a contributor to the HGTV Handmade YouTube channel. She is a RISD graduate with a background in graphic design. Her favorite craft supplies are her large collection of washi tape and her gold gilding paint, and she is has a bit of an obsession with ampersands.

Marianne Canada

HGTV.com’s in-house craft and entertaining expert, Marianne also serves as an executive producer, stylist and online personality. When not creating social videos for HGTV and Travel Channel, she’s starring in them for HGTV's crafty YouTube channel, HGTV Handmade.

Meg Allan Cole

Meg Allan Cole is a prominent name in the DIY and crafting world. Often dubbed "The Brooklyn Martha," Meg has been creating DIY videos since the very first DIY network, Threadbanger, aired on the internet in 2006.

Maria Antoinette Loggins

Maria is a contributor for HGTV Handmade and is also the creator of MariaAntoinetteTV, a YouTube channel dedicated to hair, make-up, fashion and DIY. She's an artist in general and has a penchant for teaching herself how to create new things, everything from fabulous hairstyles to tiny baby moccasins! Maria is a wife, mother and creator with a dream of keeping life simple, fun and memorable.

The Crafty Lumberjacks

The Crafty Lumberjacks, Andrew Boza and Dennis Setteducati are both actors and Astoria New York residents. Along with coffee, crafting and Netflix, they have a love for the holidays and decorating! This love lead to their successful and ever growing blog and Instagram, which aims at giving their followers some quick, easy and affordable inspiration.

Julia Wycliff

Julia creates online video content for HGTV Handmade and is also the creator of SimpleDIYs, a YouTube channel devoted to all things Do It Yourself. She is a former science nerd-turned-crafter, and when she isn't making things on the internet, she can usually be found listening to 90's music on repeat, chasing her adorable-yet-mischievous dog around the city of Houston, or falling into the black hole that is Pinterest.

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