Friday, September 28, 2007

Harry Anderson

I glad to say that Harry Anderson is 'almost' a neighbor of mine, since his move from New Orleans to Asheville NC..

I've always been a fan of his magic and the effects he's developed. Most of all, I've always been a fan of his comedy. Comedy turns a dull magic effect into a side-splitting performance - when done properly.

Here's a great example of comedy done properly..

Thursday, September 6, 2007

Brush Color Change

Here's a nice little color change that most of you should be able to perform with a minumum of practice. Of course, as with all magic tricks, you DO need to practice to the point where you can easily perform this effect twenty times running without a flub..

This is a handy way to reveal a selected card with a little flourish..

Tuesday, September 4, 2007

Boomerang playing card video

This is a nice , uh, lets say 'flourish', for lack of another word. Card players are always looking for a new flourish, spread, cut, whatever.. and this one will work nicely, as it produces a 'surprise'..

As a magician, I plan to add it to my repertoire.. it looks good when added to a street magic routine.