The DIY Hero™ Competition is Now Accepting Registrants

Global competition gives craftspersons a shot at $25,000 and an advertorial in Make Magazine

DIY Hero™ is proud to announce that registration is officially open to crafters, builders, and life hackers who want to show off their creations and tell their story in an exclusive advertorial in Make Magazine. The winner will also take home $25,000. The DIY Hero Competition is free to enter and is open to any maker seeking recognition for their unique skills.

Registration is open at for a limited time, with voting beginning in early March.

Competitors will be guided through the competition by TV host Mark Bowe. Known for his bigger-than-life personality on the Magnolia Network show, Barnwood Builders, Bowe and his team specialize in the rescue and restoration of 18th- and 19th-century cabins and barns.  

Our sponsor in the Competition is Bowe's own lifestyle company Barnwood Living, which specializes in clothing and home goods that have been carefully curated to represent a "Barnwood Boho" aesthetic for the home and wardrobe.

DIY Hero is partnering with the American Lung Association, whose goal is to defeat lung cancer, create a tobacco-free future, champion clean air for all, and improve the quality of life for those living with lung disease. To support this mission, DIY Hero Competition, LLC will donate a portion of the net proceeds from this year's Competition to the association.

Visit to register and learn more about the American Lung Association and Mark Bowe.

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