Margot Cavin

Margot Cavin, Photo Producer for The Spruce Crafts

Margot Cavin is the Photo Producer for The Spruce Crafts, The Spruce, and The Spruce Pets and joined the brands in October 2019.


  • 12 years of experience in photography
  • Has shot photos for brands like Ralph Lauren and Club Monaco
  • Experience in art directing, producing, and styling
  • Not afraid to DIY big projects, like putting in a pea gravel patio


Before joining The Spruce Crafts, Margot worked as a freelance still life photographer for 12 years. She’s worked on campaigns with numerous brands such as Ralph Lauren, Club Monaco, Zoya, Garanimals, and HelloFresh, to name a few. While working as a freelance photographer, Margot received experience in art directing, producing, and styling on top of her role as photographer.

Margot spearheads photo shoots and the crafting of new original photography on all of The Spruce Crafts. Many shoots require a larger team of freelancers, but with her background as a photographer, she often is behind the camera. Margot collaborates with the Editorial team to ensure all photos are accurate and match the content of the article.

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Margot graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology in 2008 with a BA in Professional Photographic Illustration.

Education: Rochester Institute of Technology
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Title: Photo Producer

About The Spruce Crafts

The Spruce Crafts, a Dotdash Meredith brand, is a DIY craft and hobby site covering helpful tips and step-by-step tutorials from passionate makers. The Spruce Crafts reaches 6 million people each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process.