There are TWO ways to apply to HGTV’s ALL AMERICAN HANDYMAN. All participants must provide the following documents and materials when submitting your Participant Application. Failure to do so will result in delaying the processing of your Participant Application and/or may result in eliminating you from further consideration. No materials will be returned. Participants will be responsible for all costs and expenses associated with their application for any option of entry set forth below.

OPTION 1- Attend an open casting call. Please bring:

  • A completed application.
  • A signed rules and eligibility form.
  • Two (2) recent photographs of you, each clearly labeled on the back with your name clearly printed.
  • A minimum of three (3) samples of your own design work (clearly visible copies of pages from your portfolio or a website).
  • One (1) legible photocopy of EITHER (1) your passport; OR (2) driver’s license; OR (3) social security card AND birth certificate.

OPTION 2- Submit a home video. **Please email the following materials to HGTVAmericanHandyman@gmail.com:

  • A completed application.
  • A signed rules and eligibility form.
  • Two (2) recent photographs of you, each file clearly labeled with your name.
  • A minimum of three (3) samples of your own design work (clearly visible copies of pages from your portfolio or a website). Each file clearly labeled with your name.
  • One (1) legible photocopy of EITHER (1) your passport; OR (2) driver’s license; OR (3) social security card AND birth certificate.
  • A short video submission demonstrating your star- power and a project/space you’re proud of having created. The video should be 2 to 5 minutes long and can be emailed to us via a website link. Please visit our Home Video Instructions page for information on creating your video.

**While the deadline to submit for season 3 of All American Handyman is February 17th 2012 we encourage you to get your video into us as soon as possible in order to give us time to process your submission.