trick decks

6 Must-Have Trick Decks for Every Magician

  Trick decks are NOT a replacement for essential sleight of hand skills. Phew! Glad we got that out of the way. That being said… Did you know that pretty much every professional magician – even the ones famous for sleight of hand – use a ‘special’ deck every now and again? And contrary to…

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magic lessons

Magic Lessons: The REAL Kind

Magic lessons find us anywhere if we look. In this 35 minute pure content video interview with Aaron Fisher, you’ll find funny, profound and bizarre  magic lessons you could only learn from a lifetime spent in the company of master magicians. In this uncensored interview, you’ll get stories that have never been revealed to anyone…

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juan tamariz - jamy

30 Magic Books That Can Change Your Life: Your Ultimate List

Share As a follow-up to our popular ‘Non-Magic Book’ post, we’re offering you this wonderful piece written by Jamy Ian Swiss; a list of entirely magic-related books anyone who aspires to be a great magician should read and more importantly… why. Jamy Ian Swiss is a top professional in magic – you can check out…

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easy card tricks

Easy Card Tricks: Learn the Break

– PART ONE – How to Get An Invisible Break Near the Center of the Deck Easy card tricks are sometimes not that easy! Many of my students start out hoping to master the perfect Pass, only to discover their goal is impossible to achieve. In fact, you won’t be able to master ANY advanced sleight of…

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successful magicians

Successful Magicians: The Three Pillars of Magic Growth

Successful Magicians: The Three Pillars of Magic Growth Are you one of the successful magicians out there? Or do you wonder why other people are having more success and growth in magic than you are right now? After looking at dozens of case studies of successful magicians, we have found three things that most successful…

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False Shuffles

False Shuffles – Our Favorite Easy Full Deck Version

Too Many Full Deck False Shuffles to Count! Note: if you’d like to see the false shuffles first, scroll down and watch this amazing two-minute tutorial right now! Don’t worry..I’ll wait here 😉 Many of the most powerful card tricks require either a partial or full deck set-up. Even when stacked deck tricks are ‘self-working’,…

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creating magic tricks

Creating Magic Tricks: Magician’s Guide for Getting Unstuck

Creating Magic Tricks – Are you Stuck? Are you creating magic tricks or do you find yourself stuck with a pile of unfinished ideas? Since this is a problem that plagues almost every magic creator, we thought we would share an awesome article from Jessica Abel’s blog that addresses the issue of ‘Idea Debt’. Then we…

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magic-buying-guide

Magic Buying Guide: 5 Things You Should Know Before You Buy Your Next Trick

How DO YOU buy magic right now? Take a moment before we start here and think about that! Let’s face it, there are people out there who are REALLY good at writing ad copy and make us think we are looking at the item that will make us a God. I, like most people, have…

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