Learning how to do card tricks
rewarding! It doesn’t matter if you’re new to
the art or have been doing it for years - there is always more to discover. Our desire is
to show you new tricks and techniques that you can use to make your
performances that much better.
The first secret of doing magic (and of most things)
is that practice is key to success. The next secret is to be entertaining. A lot of
what goes on with card tricks has to do with the illusion and misdirection.
It’s very hard to create illusion
if you have a boring
presentation. Hide yourself behind the magic and let yourself go.
Being lively and fun is a great way to distract your
audience while still looking credible. Verbal patter
and physical "stunts" will make your card tricks even better.
Another thing you’ll learn is that
shuffling techniques can take your routine to the next level.
It’s one thing to do a card trick, it’s quite
another to integrate creative shuffling in the mix. Good shuffling techniques adds a layer of complexity
to your show while being very easy to add.
find that it’s quite easy to pull the wool over your
participant’s eyes when you use shuffling tricks.
There are many many different card tricks you can learn. You’ll find
free card tricks for you to try out on several of
this website's pages. These free tricks will definitely help get you started, or will
add to your current collection of successful ideas.
Of course, you will eventually want to move beyond the
small (comparatively) collection of magic tricks on this website. We list many great
resources that can really give you all of the card trick, magic tricks and bending of reality
information that you could ever need or ask for...
By the way, eBay is one such place where you can
search for new and used card tricks and other magic gear. Many people start doing tricks as a
hobby and then find that they’re too busy, so end up selling their magic stuff. Their loss is your
gain. That is why we
have placed eBay auction items on this site for you to study and bid on...
Knowledge is power and action is reality. Ultimately, it doesn’t
matter where you end up compiling your information about how to do card tricks. The important
part is that you take action on what you have learned. From shuffling
to different tricks to various resources, we hope that we can be of services.