Maura Madden is a writer/producer/crafter/host. She has led successful Crafternoons around the country, from the San Francisco Public Library to the Brooklyn Museum. She is currently the co-host of the widely popular Handmade Crafternoon series at the New York Public Library. She was a member of Killing My Lobster in San Francisco, and the producer and co-host of Two for the Show at Mo Pitkin's in New York. She is a television producer and network executive specializing in comedy development. She has worked at Comedy Central, IFC, and is currently working at MTV. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband Rufus.

Crafternoon is her first book.

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