Wayne Kawamoto

Wayne Kawamoto

Wayne N. Kawamoto is a former writer for The Spruce Crafts who contributed over 100 articles about magic. He's a full-time professional magician and published author.


  • 11+ years of writing content for The Spruce on magic
  • Correspondent for Reel Magic Quarterly, a video magazine about magic


Wayne N. Kawamoto is a former writer for The Spruce Crafts who contributed 162 articles about magic over more than 11 years. He is the author of Picture Yourself As a Magician, a beginner's book on magic, and a regular correspondent for Reel Magic Quarterly, a video magazine that covers magic and is distributed six times a year via DVD.

A full-time professional magician, Wayne has performed at Hollywood's Magic Castle, entertained the Los Angeles Dodgers and been a featured performer at the LA County Fair. He has entertained at corporate events for Northrop-Grumman, Target Stores, Nordstrom, Century 21 and many more.

Publications and Awards


 Wayne received a degree in mechanical engineering and also earned his MBA.

Expertise: Magic

About The Spruce

The Spruce, a Dotdash brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce family of brands, including The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts collectively reach 30 million people each month.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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