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Vermont RenFaire

So … I spent the weekend doing magic at the Vermont RenFaire in Stowe. There’s video. I had a good time, despite rain, sun, wind, and … rain.  I met some wonderful people, some great performers, and had some good … Continue reading

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Amaze Me!

Why I’ve spent the last couple of weeks sewing… This coming weekend, June 24/25, I’ll be doing two days of walk-around magic at the Vermont RenFaire in Stowe. Come find me.  Say, “Amaze me!” and I will.

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Royal Road To Card Magic – A (returning) Beginner’s Advice – Part 1: OH Shuffle Introduction

Royal Road To Card Magic – A (returning) Beginner’s Advice – Part 1: OH Shuffle Introduction Guest post by Jack Viktor. Originally posted on Reddit r/magic Disclaimer: I’ve been doing card magic for over a decade (on and off). I’m … Continue reading

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Abbott’s Magic Virtual Easter Egg Hunt

Add these to the list of Free Magic, if you’re willing to spend the time looking for the Easter Eggs. Holidaze Bally Prediction Simplex 4 Ace Trick TEN Who Done It A Box of Matches Trick 50 Kute Coin Tricks … Continue reading

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Crips Angle: Mind Frick

Okay, so who knew: there’s an entire sub-genre of Criss Angel parodies. (Not that there’s anything wrong with a guy who  makes a career in the performing arts, entertains people, and generally does no harm (except perhaps to the loonies … Continue reading

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Stacking the Deck

So there you are, trying to memorize a deck of cards.  Not just any deck, a stacked deck.  Not so easy as it looks, eh? Help is on the way!  A flashcard program for some of the more common stacks: … Continue reading

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See a Show

One month standby. Make your travel plans….     The Granite State Magicians will present a day of magic at the Merrimack Crimeline Magic Show.  That includes handsome young me!  Come along and see it all.  10:00 a.m. to 2:00 … Continue reading

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The True Test of a Relationship

Not for the last time did Irene regret buying that magic set all those years before.

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A Magic Set for a Young Person

Consider the Little Box of Magic Tricks from Barron’s.  I’ve seen the Ideal 100-Trick Spectacular Magic Show Suitcase well spoken-of.   Consider too Joshua Jay’s The Complete Magician Kit. The Klutz Book of Magic  includes props and can be considered a … Continue reading

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Legit Sources for Free Magic

(Note: Some may require (free) login/account): Lybrary.com Trickshop.com Vanishing.Inc. Big Blind Media Penguin Magic RP Magic Easy-to-Do Card Tricks (Aaron Fisher) The Learned Pig Project The Open Library The Online Books Page from the University of Pennsylvania Public Domain Magic … Continue reading

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