Wayne Werner is a Visionary goldsmith that has traveled the world exploring his craft. His work incorporates cold forging precious metals and setting stones. He seeks to capture the fluidity of nature and the miracle of life. He is the founder and host of The Alchemist Picnic, a metalsmithing symposium at Touchstone Center for Crafts. In the past 30 years, he has participated in over 250 shows and teaches nationally.