Category Archives: Close-Up Magic

chop cup aluminum white

CHOP CUP – WHITE (AL. P.C.)

This is a professional Chop Cup made from seamless spun aluminum and powder coated for the close-up magician. The Chop Cup allows you to perform many Cups and Balls type routines, using a single cup, where balls magically penetrate, appear under, or vanish from a cup. It has a mechanical feature, which in combination with […]

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Hot Rod Gold

Hot Rod – Gold

The Hot Rod is a classic close-up prop, and a favorite with many magicians. We now offer you an exotic model, made in solid brass, plated in real gold, engraved and set with bright colored sparkling gem stones – a prop that will intrigue your audience, even before the magic begins! Effect : Performer shows […]

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Color Changing Paddles

The performer displays two paddles, or miniature bats. One has white spots on both sides, and the other black. Holding a paddle in each hand he commands the spots to jump. Now the black spots are on the paddle that had the white, and vice versa. After repeating this a few times, he takes the […]

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Jumping Peg Paddle

There are hundreds of tricks using the paddle move, and the Jumping Peg Paddle is one of the oldest and most effective. The performer displays a small bat or paddle with three holes going through it.  A piece of match stick is pushed through the hole in the middle, and the paddle shown freely on […]

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Circus Matchboxes (Wonder)

The Acrobatic Matchbox is an old effect, but this model from Wonder, with specially made plastic matchboxes makes for a long lasting prop, easier in working than models made from regular board matchboxes. In effect, these are two matchboxes, that behave in a most uncanny manner. Place the boxes end to end, with one drawer […]

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Ganson Color Changing Penknife

Ganson’s Colour Changing Penknife

The Colour Changing Knife is a familiar effect to most magicians. This is Lewis Ganson’s routine for this classic effect, and has been described by him in detail in Volume II of his Complete Routined Manipulation. A white penknife changes to red, then blue, then red and white stripes and finally multicoloured candy stripes. The […]

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Striptease Photo frame

Striptease Photo Frame

A saucy pocket effect, with an unexpected climax. Though not for all audiences, there is nothing to offend anyone’s taste. It’s a small (2″ square”) frame, with the picture of the performer’s dream girl. He shows the frame on both sides, his hands clearly empty, them passes one hand over the picture and wipes away […]

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Rattle Box

Rattle Box

The performer drops a borrowed and marked coin into a small wooden box. The box is wrapped in a handkerchief, and given to a spectator to hold. The spectator can hear his coin rattling inside the box, proving the coin is still there. With a snap of his fingers, performer causes the coin to vanish. […]

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pick a color stick

Pick A Colour Stick

This is a cute pocket trick and the effect is similar to the Hot Rod. A small stick is shown that has six different colours on both sides. Someone chooses a colour. The stick is passed through the performer’s fist and the entire stick has now changed to the chosen colour. The stick is again […]

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