Category Archives: Close-Up Magic

Vanishing Deck

Asked to perform some magic, the magician takes out a box from his pocket, which houses a deck of cards. The box has a cut out window on top and an opening at one end. The card case is clearly visible through the window and opening of the box. He takes out the card case […]

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ADAIR’S FISHY TALE

A classic optical illusion, with a story line to accompany the action. You show two “fish” one yellow and the other red. Say these are the fish caught by two fisherman and each brags that his fish is bigger. Place them one under the other. Ask which one is longer, and they will say the […]

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What’s My Sign

Magician shows a chart having 12 sun signs or pictures of the Zodiac. He requests the spectator to think of a sun sign or select his own. Then magician then hands over 4 cards having different sun signs. He asks the spectator to check them and return the cards on which he finds his sun […]

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ESP Flash Printer

Magician displays a set of ESP cards and an ESP card-holder. He asks a spectator to select a card which is then returned to the packet. The cards are well mixed and the magician attempts to guess the card. Magician then chooses a  card and places it in the card holder. The card is shown […]

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Adair’s Melt Thru Chip

A neat close-up penetration effect using a couple of colored chips.. The performer displays both sides of 2 plastic chips, 1 red and 1 black. He asks a spectator to select one of the colors. Both chips are now positioned on the back of the left hand which is now made into a fist. The […]

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Whiteboard Paddle Outfit

A paddle is an accessory that has many trick possibilities limited to your imaginations only. There are hundreds of tricks using the “paddle move”. They are effective and practical for table hopping at restaurants etc. Markings or pictures on the paddle magically jump, disappear or multiply. During the 1950’s, The Supreme Magic Company of England […]

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Snapper Puzzle – Wood

The Snapper Puzzle is a classic “magical” puzzle that seems impossible till you know the clever secret. The performer displays a Cylinder with a hole running through it. At the bottom of the hole a Rubber band is threaded across the Cylinder. A small plunger with a hook at one end and a knob or […]

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Tricky Top Spin – Wonder

The props are comprised of  a regular die, and a top with six numbers. You ask a spectator to roll the dice on the table. It lands with a number (say 5) at the top. You, or another spectator then spins the top. To everyone’s surprise, the top mysteriously stops at the number 5 !  […]

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Fanta Block – Wonder

A large block removed from a case magically re-appears in the case when it is opened again! You show a case containing 3 coloured blocks to your friend. One block is removed & pocketed by you and the case (now containing the remaining 2 blocks) is closed. When some magical words are uttered and the […]

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