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- Card On The Ceiling Street Magic Card Trick
Card On The Ceiling Street Magic Card Trick Effect: A spectator selects, signs and returns a card to the deck. The deck is then shuffled and the card that they signed, sticks to the ceiling while the others fall. Preparation: You will need a pen,...

- Palm Penetration
Effect You ask the spectator to hold out his or her hand palm up. You in turn place your hand on top of theirs, palm down. With your other hand you place a quarter or other coin on top of your hand and explain to the spectator that with one quick slap...

- 10 Card Trick
Assume youre going to get three spectators to assist you. Ask one of them to shuffle the deck and take any ten cards for himself. Have the other spectators do the same. Take the remaining cards and set them aside. "When I turn away, Id like each of...

- 11th Card Variation
Count out 21 cards and lay them face down on a flat surface. Ask a person to take one card and memorize it, then place it back on the table without showing you (of course.) Mix the cards and then deal them, face up, into seven rows of three cards each. Ask...

- 2 Card Flight
Effect: Two cards are selected by two spectators. When the crowd is asked if they would like to see a card fly visible or invisible the magicians compromises and shows both ways. First invisible and finally visible. Both ways are very impressive and if you...

- 2 Card Monte
Effect: Performer gives spectator a heart faced card (say it is an ace of hearts) face down between the thumb and index finger. Performer then gives spectator a diamond face card (the ace of diamonds) on top of the other card. The spectator thinks that he...

- 2 Of A Kind
Effect: The magician picks out two cards. He has a spectator cut the deck. He flips over the cards that he picked, then he flips over two cards of the deck that was cut. The cards match. 1. Shuffle the deck so the specator doesn't think you've rigged it. 2.)...

- 3 Card Monte
This will take some time but belive me its worth it this is my absoulut favorite card trick.. if you have any questions mail me!!! SETUP: you need the Ace of spades Ace of hearts and 1 Joker Card order: from top to bottom with the cards face down Ace of...

- 3 In A Row
The effect of the trick: The magician is able to discover a card chosen at random purely by card counting. Before you begin the trick: Take twelve cards from the pack, making sure you don't have four of the same value then arrange them into three piles...

- 3 Robbers And A Cop Variation
The magician places 3 Jacks in a deck, which he tells the audience are robbers. He places a Jack on top of the deck, one in the middle, and one at the bottom. The magician then places a King, which he says represents a cop, on the bottom of the deck. Magician...

- 4 Friendly Kings (variation)
Effect: This trick is exactly like the 4 Friendly Kings above. However, this variation allows for less chance of making a mistake. The magician has three Kings in his hand, and tells the audience one of their friends is missing in the forest (represented by...

- 49er Fools Gold
Effect: Spectator selects a card from among 49 lying on the table, and the magician is able to find it, and even bet some fools gold on it. Card Trick: No preparation necessary. From an ordinary deck of cards (without the jokers) have a spectator select...

- A Card In Flight!
Effect: After having a card selected, the performer drops the deck into a hat. Asking the person how many spots were on the noted card, the performer reaches into the hat and pretends to take out that many number of spots and flips them away. The spectator...

- A Card Is Selected And Placed Between Two Black Aces, In An Instant The Selected Card Disappears And Then Re-appears Between Two Red Aces In The Centre Of The Deck !
A spectator cuts the deck four times - each time he cuts to an Ace ! A Spectator is allowed to shuffle the deck. The magician takes the deck and holds it on the flat of his hand. The spectator is then asked to cut the deck at any point, he then turns...

- A Cut Above The Rest
This is a sleight of hand trick which requires some practice. Well worth it for the effect. Sleight of hand required: Glimpsing the top card of the pack and also flipping the pack. Preparation required: You'll require a thick, large handkerchief that can't...

- A Poker Player's Picnic
You shuffle a deck of regular cards and hand them to the spectator. The spectator cuts the deck into 4 piles. He picks up the first pile and fools with the order of the cards, then repeats this action for the other 3 piles. When you turn over the top cards...

- A Spectator Becomes The Magician.
The magician correctly predicts the value and suit of two cards selected by a volunteer ! * * * OK, your having a wonderful time everyone now thinks you have almost mystical powers and they insist that you perform one more card trick. 'Reluctantly'...

- A Tricky Production
Effect: A spectator selects a card, returns it to the deck and shuffles the deck themselves. The magician retrieves the deck and produces the selected card in a very surprising manner. 1. For this trick you will need a card from a mini deck, preferably...

- Abracadabra Magic Card Trick
This is a great self working card trick Performance: Take 21 cards and deal them out into three columns by dealing seven cards in each column. Deal three cards across for the first row, then another card on top of each for the next row, and so on until...

- Abracadabra This Is Your Card!
1. Shuffle the deck. When you are done, square up the deck using a table to aid you. During this, glance quickly at the bottom card. REMEMBER this card. 2. Get an audience member to draw a random card from the deck. 3. Have them memorize it, then place...

- Ace Inspector Spade
The effect of the trick: The magician tells the audience a story about three incompetant German robbers from the town of Dusseldork in lower Bavaria represented by 3 nines. These are of course the three 'neins' the robbers used at their trial when asked...

- Ace Party
Effect: With the spectator's help, you make four piles of cards. When this is done you flip over all the piles and all four Aces are there. Preperation: Arrange the deck like so: three Aces on the bottom and one on the top. Presentation: Ask the spectator...

- Aces For Cardmen Only
Description: Magician cuts the 4 aces from a thoroughly shuffled deck. No crimps, no key cards, no rough/slick...use a borrowed deck! 1. Start with the 4 aces on top of the pack. Using an overhand shuffle, run 8 cards to the top of the deck, don't do any...

- Aces Memory
Effect: Trick uses full or almost full card deck: one ace, one king, and one queen of any suit in ace-king-queen order at bottom of deck (ace is bottom card). You must know how to deal from bottom of deck. Card Trick: 1. Show spectator the bottom three...

- After Drinks
his is a GREAT trick. And it's REALLY EASY. It is "detectable," but you get away with it most of the time. If people have had a drink or two, this is an incredible trick -- they'll think you're David Copperfield or something... EFFECT: The audience is given...

- All The Aces
Effect: The spectator cuts the deck into four piles. From each pile three random cards are dealt onto each of the other piles. The top card of each pile is turned over to reveal all four Aces. Preparation: Put all four aces onto the top of the deck. Procedure: 1)...

- Always On Top
Effect: A spectator is asked to pick a card and return it to the top of the deck. Magician shows the card to spectator and puts it in the middle of the deck. Magically it rises back to the top. 1. First ask any spectator to select a card freely. Once they...

- Amazing Acestopper: The Ultimate Card Trick
Effect: The magician riffles down through a borrowed deck and tells a spectator to say stop at any point. The magician cuts off the cards above that point, turns them face up, and replaces them on the deck. Then he spreads the deck from the top until he reaches...

- Amazing Card Production !
A card is selected by cutting the deck - on examination it is found to be the King of Diamonds, without the magician seeing the card, it is returned to the centre of the deck. The magician announces ~ "Without shuffling or manipulating the deck in...

- Amazing Coincidence
The magician selects a number of cards from the deck and splits them into two piles, a volunteer is asked to select one of the piles, the magician takes the other. The volunteer is asked to shuffle his packet of cards as the magician does the same. The...

- Amazing Prediction
A spectator is asked to shuffle the cards, then remove any twelve from the pack and to further shuffle these twelve. Whilst this is being done the magician writes a prediction on a piece of paper he places face down on the table. The spectator now takes any...

- Another Ace Location
Effect: After shuffling the deck, the performer cuts the deck and turns up an ace at the point which he/she cut. This is repeated four times (for all of the aces). Card Trick: Before doing the trick, place all of the aces at the top of the deck. If you...

- Another Changing Ace Trick
Description: The performer shows two red aces, and places them face down on the table. He/She then asks the spectator two place his/her hands on the cards so that they cannot be switched. The performer then waves his hands (as if that actually does anything),...

- Any Way You Count 'em
Shuffle the cards well. Holding them face down, turn over the top card and place it face up on the table. Think of it as a stack. Starting with its face value, deal face up on top of it as many more cards as needed to reach 10. For instance if it's a 3, deal...

- Appearing Card
Effect: A spectator picks a card out of a shuffled deck. You put it with three random cards, place the cards at the bottom of the deck, and shuffle. You take three cards from the bottom of the deck and ask the spectator if any of those are his. None are. These...

- Aroo!
Have a card selected, but not looked at. Place the card on top of the deck, then remove it and show it. Place the card back on the deck, and turn slightly away from the first spectator and show the card. Now, as you turn back, push the card on the top of the...

- As Many As You
This mathematical trick can be performed with any pack Effect: The magician can reveal the exact number of cards taken by a spectator. Method: The magician asks a spectator to take a few cards from the top of the pack but to conceal them from the magician...

- Assistance Needed
Effect: You lay out a bunch of cards on the table and have a member of your audience pick one. Your assistant goes out of the room while this is done. The assistant is called back in and knows the person's card! This is repeated. Card Trick: 1. Have...

- Back Flip
This is a very simple trick, and works best on kids, but it can be made to look pretty impressive. EFFECT: Audience member picks a card, which the magician does not see. The audience member inserts the card back into the deck. Next the magician drops the...

- Bert's Deception
What you need: Two similar card decks and one card with the same pattern but in another color. Let's say, you have two red decks of cards and one card with the same pattern on the back, but in blue. I will call this card the blue card. Preparation: Take...

- Best Buddies
The effect of the trick: Two cards, inserted into a deck at very different points, magically come together. This trick is a simplified version of Come Together (above) Hand a pack of cards to an audience member and ask him/her to shuffle it and cut it...

- Best Friends
Effect: Two cards are freely (yes, freely) selected and inserted face up in the deck in two different places. Magician runs through the deck and drops the face-up selected card and the face-down card next to it, on the table. When the face-down cards are turned...

- Blown Away !
Two black Jacks are shown face to face, one held in the left hand and one in the right. "These two cards are known as the Jumping Jacks" announces the magician. The cards are brought close together, the magician blows on them very hard. In an instant...

- Bottoms Up
Original Author: Unknown Ask a spectator to shuffle cards. When he/she hands them back to you note the bottom card. That is "their card." Start by fanning the cards out. Run your finger across them and ask the spectator when to stop. When he/she says to...

- Bottoms Up Card Trick
Effect: A pack of cards is fanned out in front of a spectator. The magician runs his fingers around the card fan and the spectator is asked to tell him when to stop his fingers on a card. This card is shown to the audience, replaced in the pack and the pack...

- Build The Houses
Deal 3 cards face up in a row, and continue dealing until you have 3 columns of 7 cards each. Then find the card the easy way. Ask the spectator to remember any one of the visible cards and to point out its column. Close up each column and combine them into...

- Calling The Shots
Card Trick: Glimpse the bottom card and shuffle the deck, retaining the bottom card in place, while you tell your friend or guest that you are going to make him (or her) pick cards out of the deck without looking at them. (False shuffles: If you riffle...

- Card Appearance
Effect: The Magician has a spectator choose a card, then tells him/her to place the 4th card from the bottom. The magician then call's attention to each card from the bottom 1-4 and the spectator will say that's not his/her card. Then he uses the 4 cards left...

- Card Apperance Variation
Effect: A card is selected at victim's free will. The deck is cut in half and the card is replaced on the bottom half. One by one, 4 cards are shown from the bottom of the deck and placed on a table. Card is subsequently slapped out of hand from packet of...

- Card Between The Aces
Effect: The spectator chooses a card and places it face up between the two black aces (face down). These are then returned to the deck and flipped over and the spectator's card has disappeared. The magician looks a bit for the card and then ribbon spreads...

- Card From The Box
A volunteer is asked politely to choose a card from a deck by means of a double cut. The card is returned to the deck, which the volunteer is then asked to shuffle . The magician then takes the deck and after a few words about his ability to read minds...

- Card In A Bottle
A card is selected, the spectators note it and it is returned to the deck. The magi' shuffles the deck and tries to locate the chosen card - but cannot ! After a few embarrassing moments the magi' has to resort to using mystical powers taught to him by an...

- Card In Wallet Prediction
The magician lets a spectator pick a card from the pack. Then, the magician takes a card out of his or her wallet and it matches the card chosen by the spectator The Secret: 1. First, you need two of the same card (they don't need to be from the...

- Card Magic Tricks Card On Ceiling
Effect: A spectator from the audience selects, signs & returns a card to the deck. The deck is then shuffled and the card that they signed, sticks to the ceiling while the others fall. Preparation: You will need a pen, cards and a piece of magicians...

- Card Mutilation
Effect: This is a Card trick that involves mutilating two cards but it's worth it. With this card that is created you can do tons of tricks with 1. Take to cards any two cards that are in your regular deck that you use 2. Take one of the cards and trim...

- Card Sleights
Double Lift: Hold the deck in the left hand as shown in ( fig:1). The fingers of the right hand, hold the top edge of the deck lightly and the thumb of the right hand, rests at the bottom left corner. Tilt the deck so you can look down and see the cards under...

- Card Through The Window
Effect: The magician allows the spectator to choose a card. Once they see it, they slip it back into the deck. The magician then shuffles the deck and without warning tosses it against a nearby window. After all the cards settle, one is left sticking to the...

- Card Transposition
Effect: You put a card in your pocket, and one in the spectator's hand. Then the cards change places. Card Trick: Pick up two cards from the top of the deck and make them look as if they were one (double lift). Show it to the audience, say the name...

- Card Trick 1
Effect: The magician has three rows of cards. An audience volunteer picks a card in his/her head and tells the magician what row it's in. The magician does that three times and on the third time tells the volunteer what their card was. (or have the magic...

- Card Trick 2
Effect: Magician lays out 11 cards and asks a volunteer to move several cards over from the right side to the left side while the magician's back is to the cards so he/she doesn't see how many. Then, when the volunteer is done the magician turns back...

- Card Trick 3
Effect: The magician gives two volunteers each half a deck of cards and leaves the room (or turns his back). Each volunteer choses a card from the OTHER person's deck, memorizes and shows it to the audience. The volunteers put the cards they chose...

- Card Trick 4
Effect: The magician shuffles the deck and takes the top thirteen cards. Holding the cards face down, he proceeds to spell the first card name, Ace. "A-C-E," and for each letter, he puts one card under the packet of thirteen cards. He then flips over the...

- Card Trick 5
Effect: The magician spills the deck onto the table. He picks one of the cards up with a magic handkerchief, says a magic word and poof! the card disappears Supplies: ~a deck of cards (or part of a deck) ~a toothpick (or a thin popsicle stick) ~a...

- Card Trick 6
Effect: Someone in the audience chooses one of eight cards while the magician is out of the room (or has his back turned). The magician's assistant points to the cards one at a time, asking the magician if each is the chosen card. The magician guesses...

- Card Trick 7
Effect: The deck is split into two halves (towers), both of which may be shuffled by the spectator. The spectator selects a card from either pile (his free choice!), and replaces it *anywhere* (his free choice!) into the other pile which he immediately...

- Card Trick 8
Effect: The magician picks one person for the trick. The one person picks a card, remembers the card, and puts it back in the deck. You search the deck and find the card. Watch as the jaws drop. Supplies: * Complete deck of cards. Preparation: ...

- Cardeenie Single
Effect: Showing the front side of your hand empty and then producing a a card from that same hand out of thin air Card Trick: Step 1- Take 2 or 3 cards and place them in the back of your hand. To hold the cards in the back of your hand place the top...

- Caught Red Handed
Effect: A spectator chooses a card from a blue deck and memorizes it. He then places it back into the deck and the deck is shuffled. The performer goes through the deck and explains that the spectator was "caught red handed". The performer comes to a card...

- Chased
Effect: To guess someone's card by memorizing order of deck. Preperation Before the performance, set the cards in this order: 8, K, 3, 10, 2, 7, 9, 5, Q, 4, A, 6, J. Also in suit order: Clubs, Hearts, Spades, Diamonds. To remember numeric order simply memorize...

- Cheeky Flipper Card Trick
Preparation: Secretly flip the bottom card of the deck of cards. Method: Fan the deck out but make sure that the spectators can't see the flipped up card on the bottom of the pack. Now ask them to pick a card. While they are studying their card, flip the...

- Chocolate Sandwich Variation
Effect: This is a variation on The Sandwiched Aces trick where the setup is performed in front of everyone. This makes the results even more amazing. This is a variation on the Sandwiched Aces trick. In that trick, there is some setup involved in which...

- Coin Bite Trick
EFFECT The magician borrows a coin from the spectator and is seen to take a bite out of the coin. PREPARATION Take a quarter and file one side of it down so it looks like someone has bitten a chunk of it off. METHOD Approach a spectator and...

- Coin Magic Trick
This magic trick involves flipping the front coin to the back of the stack. The coin will flip 180 degrees during the move. Start Hold two or more coins in an edgewise stack with the first joints of fingers 1, 2 and 3, palm facing up. Description of...

- Coin Optical Illusion
ffect : A magician has two coins in his hand when he starts to rub them it looks like a third is appearing and when he opens his hand there are now three coins. Performance : Hold two coins flat on top of each other between your thumb and forefinger,...

- Coin Squeezing Through A Small Hole Trick
Coin Melt Coin Trick Challenge a friend to pass a 20 cent coin through a piece of paper with a 5 cent hole in it without tearing the paper! When their frustration reaches a satisfactory level, show them how it's done. This trick is shown using a UK...

- Coin Trick
Effect: The magician shows a glass, upside down, and a coin on a sheet of colored paper. He puts a handkerchief over the glass and moves it over. He pulls the handkerchief off and Abracadabra! the coin has disappeared. Supplies: A sheet...

- Coin Trick 2
Supplies, * paper or plastic cup either works fine * paper towel * a coin * and a hard surface I have magic trick to share, my name is ++++ What you do is place the cup over the coin and cover the cup up with the paper towel....

- Coin Vanishing Through A Table Trick
Effect: A glass is covered with a paper tube. The glass and tube are then placed over a coin on a table. When the paper tube is removed, the coin has vanished and has actually travelled through the table. Preparation: You will need an ordinary glass. Three...

- Color Blind
First you go through the deck and pull out three red cards and three black cards. Place all three red cards under all three black cards. Hold the stack of cards face-up in the palm of your hand with your fingers wrapping around the edge. Turn your cards face...

- Come Together
The effect of the trick: The spectator cuts an ordinary pack of cards in two and they and the performer take one half each. They each choose a card from their half, look at it and return it to the pile. When the two piles are put together, the two chosen...

- Cough, Cough
Effect: Spectators freely chosen card ends up folded in the magicians mouth. 1. Start with a full deck of cards. 2. Now shuffle the deck so that everybody knows that the cards are not rigged in any way. 3. Have a spectator choose a card and memorize...

- Count Down
Original Author: Unknown Trick Description: You shuffle the deck several times and then ask a person to tell you when to STOP when they think you drop ten cards. You then count the correct amount of cards actually dropped. You then tell them to memorize...

- Count Of Monte' Crysto
The cards are shuffled by a spectator who then chooses a number and notes the card at that position. The magician then shuffles the deck and hands the cards back to the spectator and asks that they deal off the same number off cards that they mentioned...

- Count On Me
This mathematical trick can be performed with any pack Effect: The magician can reveal a chosen card even when it is selected with his back turned. Method: Ask a spectator to shuffle his own pack of cards and count off any number of cards as long as...

- Counted Cards
1. Tell a spectator that each card represents a number--A is 1, J is 11, Q is 12, K is 13, and the rest have their face value. 2. Tell the person to pick up the top card and place it face up on the table. 3. State its number and then count onto it enough...

- Counter Strike
Method: : Shuffle a pack of playing cards well, to begin the trick. Holding the pack face down, turn over the top card and place it face up on the table. Think of it as a pile. Starting with its face value, deal face up on top of it as many more playing cards...

- Crimp It
Effect: The Chosen Card is bent placed into the center of the deck and magically pops up to the top/ Card Trick 1. Double Lift 2nd card in deck. 2. Show this card to the Trickee. 3. Then Crimp the card in your hand (carefully so that the subject...

- Criss Cross
1. First, shuffle or let the spectator shuffle. 2. Go through the deck and memorize the top card (Let's say it is the ace of clubs). As an excuse for fanning through the deck, you can say that you need to remove your "unlucky card" (which can be any one...

- Cut The Kings
This trick begins with a stacked deck! Seperate the Aces and Kings from an ordinary poker deck. Place the 4 Aces on top of the other cards. Place the Kings on top of the Aces. Kings are now uppermost in the deck. Find a volunteer and say something like:...

- Cut To It
Effect: The spectator picks a card, puts it on the top of the deck, cuts the deck, and the magician finds the card. How it's done All you have to do is have a glimpse at the bottom card of the deck. Ask the spectator to take any card. After he does,...

- Cutting The Aces
Effect: Magician cuts a deck into four piles, turns over the top card on each pile which turn out to be the four aces. Card Trick: Start off with the four aces on the top of the deck, holding a thumb break (finger break) under the top two aces with your...

- Deceptive Divination
The magician turns his back to the audience and asks a volunteer to deal a random number of cards into two piles. The remaining cards are shuffled by the volunteer - he is then asked to look at and remember the top card (say - 8 of Hearts). One of the two...

- Deck Predictor
Effect: After mixing the deck of cards, the performer asks a spectator to cut the deck that is in his left hand. The spectator then places the top portion of the cards on the performer's right hand. The spectator is asked to take the top card off the portion...

- Disappearing Quarter Magic Trick
What you need : * a quarter * napkin How to do this Disappearing Quarter magic: 1. To do this trick, hold the quarter in your hand, between your thumb and your index finger. The palm of your hand should be facing your body. ...

- Do As I Do
The 'Do as I Do' trick is well know to all experienced Cardicians, it is a popular trick and has long lasting appeal. There are numerous variations of it, the version that I am about to reveal here is the standard trick but with a special twist that I will...

- Do It Yourself Discovery
Effect: The spectator discovers his own card in a mysterious manner. Card Trick: Have the spectator shuffle the cards, take half the deck and give the rest to you. "Now," you say, "while I turn my back, pick out a card, look at it, show it to everybody,...

- Double Cross
The perfomer asks a spectator to tell him to mix up some cards, following the performer's instructions to the letter. No matter how much they're mixed up, they end up in the same order as at the beginning of the trick. Before you begin the trick: Take a...

- Double Or Nothing
Description: An adapted four ace trick 1. Tossing the four aces face up onto the table. Arrange the aces in a face-down row. 2. Fan off three cards from the top of the deck and place them on top of one of the aces. 3. Tap the pile of four cards. 4....

- Double Turnover
Shuffle the deck. Glimpse and remember the bottom card and lay the pack on the table. Tell the spectator to remove the top half of the deck and hold it, while you do the same with the bottom half. Tell the spectator to put his (or her) half behind his back,...

- Down To The Last Cards
After Spectator chooses a card at random, deck is cut several times. Magician sorts through entire deck trying to locate card. The Spectator or another is asked to select another card. This card is also lost. By cutting the deck and removing packets of cards,...

- Easy Coin Vanish Magic Trick
Effect: A coin is placed onto the table and it vanishes. Method: Put the coin onto the table with your left hand. Say something like "check this out" and reach over with your right hand. Then press down on the coin with your middle, index and...

- Easy Eights
You will need someone to be an accomplice in this trick. Arrange eight cards in the pattern of the symbols on the face of an eight. One of the eight cards must be an eight. While you look away, have a spectator choose a card. When you look back, have your...

- Easy Pick
Use any full deck and its case. Allow a friend to shuffle the cards. Tell him/her to keep one of the cards, look at it, and give the rest back to you. Then you place the rest of the cards in the case, but leave the flap open. Ask the friend to put the card...

- Egg A La Card
Effect: You ask a spectator to think of a number from 10-20. They pick one. Such as 15. You say to the specator. that you will count of 15 cards from the deck. So you do so. Then you say I will add the two digits together. 1+5=6. Then you say. I will subtract...

- Eight Threatening Kings
Effect: Person chooses card from deck, and magician tells person the suit and number. Set-up: The deck is stacked. To remember its sequence of values, memorize the rhyme "Eight Kings Threatened To Save Ninety-Five Queens For One Sick Knave." The words stand...

- Elevator Card - Elevating Card Trick
Effect: The top card of the deck is turned face up to the audience. The card is once again turned face down and removed from the deck. The magician now places this card into the middle of the deck and then squares the deck The magician clicks his...

- Esp
You will need someone to act as your assistant for this. Have your assistant leave the room during the first part. Nine cards are laid out, face down, in three rows of three. (eh: You can have them choose a card by the method in Find The Card The Easy Way.)...

- Find The Card The Easy Way
In this trick 16 cards are placed face up on a table, in four rows of four cards. Ask a spectator to pick a card in his mind, and to tell you only the vertical column in which the card is located. Gather up the cards, making sure to pick the fourth vertical...

- Find The Card The Hard Way
To perform this trick, you need the help of four spectators. All five of you should be seated around a table. Deal five hands of five cards each, starting with the person to your left and dealing clockwise. Ask each of the spectators to look at the hand in...

- Find The Card The Hard Way Variation
Deal 3 cards across 7 times so that you have 3 piles of 7 cards each. Put the rest of the deck aside. Have a spectator look at one of the 3 piles and memorize a card in it. Have him (or her) put the pile on top of one of the other two piles and then put the...

- Find-a-card
You need a deck of cards from Las Vegas that have a hole punched through the deck. The hole is usually in the center off to the left a little bit. Make sure all the holes in the cards are lined up so that you can see through the deck. Then tell your spectator...

- Firehouse Jacks
Description: As the original trick you set it up pretty much the same way, except instead on the 2-8 cards and the 4 aces behind them, you should have from the top of the deck 2 thru 10 and then the Aces. Now your ready. 1. Separate the four jacks from...

- Follow My Leader
The effect of the trick: The performer has a pack of cards and give a second pack to a spectator. They both shuffle their packs. Each of them then chooses a card from their own pack only to find that they have chosen the exact same card. Before you begin...

- Follow The Leader
Secret: From an ordinary deck remove a Black Ace and a Red Ace then remove 2 through 5 of black cards that is the same as the Black Ace. Do the same for the Red Ace. Card Trick: Place the two aces on the table apart from each other. Put the left over...

- Follow The Rules
Effect: A spectator takes a card, takes the rest of the deck and places their card on top. The spectator then hands the cards back to the Magician who insists that the spectator disobeyed the rules and placed their card in the middle of the deck instead of...

- Fool-proof Reversed Card
Effect: A spectator chooses a card, replaces it, turn the deck over three times in their hands, snaps it, riffles it, shuffles it, whatever then they look through the deck to find it reversed. The Method: All you need for this are two exactly alike cards...

- Foretelling The Future
Effect: After shuffling the deck, the magician holds the deck in his hand, face down, and calls for a spectator to choose a card as he is going through the deck. After the spectator tells the magician to stop going through the deck, the magician thinks for...

- Four In A Row
Effect: The magician shuffle a normal deck of card, he show it to the audience, he pick the three first, lets say 6, that he put on table, then he take a card from top and he put on 6 on it, another card then a 6 another card again and a 6, he put the little...

- Four Islands
Effect: There are four islands in an ocean. Each has a king, queen, a son named Jack (the Jack will be used,) and a dog named Ace (the Ace will be used.) One day, a hurricane storms through the ocean, creating complete chaos and wiping everything on the islands...

- Four Kingdoms
This card trick seems magical, but it's not. To perform, separate all of the Aces, Kings, Queens and Jacks from a deck of cards. The rest of the cards will not be used. Begin the trick by telling this story of the greatest and most powerful wizard. Once...

- Free Coin Tricks - Coin Warp
Effect: Magician displays three coins, (nickels) on the table. One coin is picked up by the right hand and placed into the left hand. A second coin is picked up and placed in the left hand along with the first coin. The third coin is placed into the right...

- From Here To There
Effect: The magician shuffles an ordinary deck of cards. He then fans the cards and asks a spectator to select a card show and memorize it. The magician then fans the cards again and tells the spectator to to place his card any where in the deck he wishes....

- Fruit Loops
Effect: The magician lets the spectator choose a card, which is memorized and put back into the deck. The magician then puts the deck back into the card box and slips it into his pocket. He then claps his hands and points to a nearby table where an orange...

- Gambling Aces
To stack the deck you just need to place three nines on top. Place five spot cards on top of that (now would be a good time to mutter something like "Now where are those aces, hope you dont mind i have to stack the deck") now find the four aces and place them...

- Gemini Twins
Effect: A magician removes two cards from a deck and places them face up on the table. The deck is handed to the spectator where he/she will start dealing cards face down onto the table, when he/she stops, the magician places one face up card on top of the...

- Get Money
Description: You're in a room with a bunch of friends and a deck of cards. You allow a friend to pick any card, then put it back in the deck. After shuffling the deck, you start turning over cards until you see your friend's. You bet everybody in the room...

- Gladlock The Great Knows All
Effect: A spectator picks a card. You dial a number on the phone, ask for Gladlock the Great, and hand the phone to your victim, and Gladlock tells him his card. Trick: Glimpse and remember the bottom card of the deck. Have victim pick a card, memorize...

- Half And Half
You have to be quick at addition and subtraction and a good memorizer to pull this off smoothly. First, let someone shuffle the deck to let them know you haven't set it in any way. Ask someone how many cards are in a deck without jokers. If they don't know...

- Handkerchief And Vanishing Coin Trick
Effect: The magician sticks the coin into the handkerchief, turns it over and then the coin disappears from inside the handkerchief. Secret :You secretly wrap a rubber band around your fingers and thumb. Then you place the handkerchief in that hand....

- Hands Off The Pack!
This is a trick which can be performed without ever handling or even seeing the cards. Ask your friend to shuffle a pack of cards and then select any spot card. ie. not a picture card. Turn your back so that you can't see what he is doing then ask him...

- Haphazard Cards
Holding a deck of cards face down in your left hand, take a small bunch of cards with your right. Turn the cards in your right hand face up, and put them on top of the cards in your left. Square up the deck. Grab all of the face up cards and a bunch more from...

- Hard Card Memorization
Ask the spectator to spread a pack of cards, which they have shuffled, face down on the table. Tell them to remove a card from the upper part of the spread, note what the card is, and place it in the lower part of the spread. When the card is inserted into...

- Hex-a-card
The effect of this trick: The performer challenges the spectators to arrange six playing cards in any way they like but to be able to lift just one card which in turn lifts all the others, keeping the faces of all the cards visible. When they fail, the performer...

- Hole-in-card
Effect: A card is placed on top of the deck, and when the magician slams the deck with his hand, another card went through the top card! Secret: The magician has palmed a card beforehand, and when he brings his hand down onto the deck, the palmed card goes...

- Housing Suits
ffect: Flip top card over and put the next on the bottom. Continue doing this forming suits counting down from Ace to 2. When you find a card out of order you tell the person their card. METHOD:Sit home and arrange cards to where if you take the top card...

- How'd You Do That
A Specific Deck is Needed It can be any 52 (54 with joker) card deck, as long as a reversed card can be distinguished from the rest of the deck The best to use is a deck with a pattern on the top that is identical, except for the boarder. If you can...

- I Can't Believe They Don't Get It!
ffect: Good trick, easy to figure out, but it works on people who don't pay attention. Card Trick: 1. The two bottom cards should have different values and either both should be black or one should be black and the other red. Let's say that they're the...

- I Thought That Was Your Card
Effect: A person picks a card. You look through the deck, rearrange it, and show bottom card. They say that isn't card so you put it on the table. You look through the deck again and find an upside down card. You show it, but it still isn't the card. Then...

- Ice Baby Magic Trick
Effect of magic trick Pour some water into a cup, blow on the cup and then turn it upside down where out pops some ice cubes. You need a cup or glass that you can't see through. You also need a small sponge and and some ice cubes. Method of magic trick Prepare...

- Ilusionary Card Trick
first u take all the cards (52cards) then u put 26 cards on the floor showing everybody then u have to remember the 7th card in ur 26 cards.After u put all 26 cards take then and put them in bottom of the rest of the cards.then from top u put one card and...

- Impossible Card Location
Using a 52-card deck, have three people each select a card without showing it to you. Tell them to memorize their card. Deal one pile of 10 cards face down. Next to it deal a pile of 15 cards, and next to that deal another 15-card pile. Keep the remaining...

- Impossible Mind Reader
Remove 25 cards from the pack and allow the spectator to shuffle and cut the cards as much as they want then lay the 25 cards out in 5 rows of 5 cards face upwards from left to right in neat rows following a sort of grid pattern. Ask the spectator to think...

- In And Out Deck
A deck of cards is fanned for a choice. But the magician says oh, wait I really must take the cards out of the box first, and waves his hand over the deck which seems to melt into the box. The lid is opened and the cards are again removed. First you need...

- In My Pocket
Effect: A spectator picks a card. The magician looks for the spectator's card in the pack but can't find it. He then magically pulls the card out of his pocket. Note: You must have two packs exactly the same to do this trick. If not, you can try the variation...

- Into Thin Air
Effect Make a card vanish into thin air! Supplies You Need * Ordinary deck of cards * Handkerchief with a hem * Toothpick * Scissors Setup Take a toothpick and match it up against the end of one of the cards. Take the scissors...

- It's Your Deal
The effect of the trick: The spectator cuts an ordinary pack of cards in two, chooses a card, memorises it and returns it to the pack. They then magically locate their chosen card just by dealing the cards into piles, discarding some along the way until they're...

- Jack The Escape Artist
Effect: The performer tells the audience the about Jack the Escape Artist, as described below. With the help of the audience, the performer lays out a setup of face-down cards. It appears that Jack is surrounded by other cards (enemies) and is about to be...

- Joker Sandwich
The cards are spread and a volunteer indicates their choice. The magician flips the card over to show the face. The deck is 'closed' and immediately spread upon the table. The chosen card can be seen face-up within the face down spread. The chosen...

- Jumping Aces
Effect: This card trick is advanced and contains a lot of sleight of hand but the over all effect is GREAT!: Magician shows 4 aces for examination puts on deck then takes them off and shows the 4 aces. Then puts it back on the deck and deals an ace in 4 rows,...

- Jumping Jack Coin Trick
Easy leaping coin vanish magic stunt that when mastered will allow you to perform lots of amazing magic and coin vaulting tricks. Flip The Coin Trick Coins are placed in hand as shown. Left hand coin in centre of palm. Right hand coin is nearer to the...

- Kathy's Prediction
Shuffle a deck of cards. Place the top card face up on the table and look at its number (Jacks, Queens, and Kings all equal 10.) Put enough cards on top of the card to make the total 10. For example if a 4 is showing, then you would put 6 more cards on top...

- Keith's Trick
Prepration: Find a volunteer (One who won't mess up the trick). Teach him about the trick. Inform him not to tell anyone about your secret code (see below.) Trick: Split the deck into several piles. Leave the room. While you are out of the room your...

- King Of The Hill
Preparation: Before you start the trick place the four Kings on top of the deck. Procedure: Tell your spectator(s) that this is a special royal deck and the Kings run it all. Start by making four piles: take about one-fourth the deck from the bottom,...

- Kings Family Variation
1. Go through the deck pulling out all four Aces, Kings, Queens, and Jacks. 2. Start by saying: "Once upon a time there were four Kings." Place the Kings in a face-up row, a few inches apart. 3. Then say: "And each King had a daughter." Place one Queen on...

- Kings Party Variation
Card Trick: Take out all the face cards and all the Aces, forget the other cards. Place all the Kings in a row and say they are having a party. Next say that they are all nice Kings and they invited their wives (the Queens) to the party. Put the Queens on...

- Kings Robbery
Start out by telling a story of four king thieves (have the Kings separated from the rest of the deck). One day the kings decide to rob their local Famous Store. The four kings fly their helicopter to the roof and begin to devise their plans. (As you say this,...

- Liar, Liar
Effect: You go through a deck and ask a person to tell you when to stop. You take the first card of the pile and ask them if it is their card. It is not. You do it three more times, all NOT being their card. Then you pick up one that you put down and it is...

- Look Ma... No Hands!
Have a shuffled deck of cards on the floor (The presenter should be in a chair). Have a person (from now on we will call him Bob) look through the deck and pick a card. Have bob place his card on top of the deck, now have bob cut the deck into six (give or...

- Lucky 13
Effect: The magician takes a fresh deck of cards out of the box and shuffles them to demonstrate that they are in no particular order. He deals the cards into a bunch of piles, until the deck is cleared. There are 13 piles, and when he is done each of them...

- Lucky Guess Variation
(1) You set up 3 rows of 7 cards each, face up. (2)You have someone come up and think of a card (not telling you what it is) (3)You say the row's names: A, B, and C. He or she tells you which row. (4)-----VERY VERY IMPORTANT PART---- Gather...

- Luke, Use The Force.
Use The Force: First, take a look at the top card, A good time to do this is when you shuffle the cards at the start of the trick. If the spectator insists on shuffling it for you, let them and then take it back and shuffle it again quickly, glimpsing at...

- Magic Bottle Trick
Effect: The magician asks for a volunteer from the audience who looks inside a bottle to make sure it's a normal, empty container. The volunteer returns the bottle and then examines a magic wand to ensure it is normal. The magician drops the wand...

- Magic Breath
Effect: Spectator chooses a card. The card is placed randomly back in the deck. The magician explains about magic breath, that it will magically make a card appear where a person wants it to be. He hands the deck to the spectator, tells him to think of a...

- Magic Card Jump - Magic Card Trick
The magician lets the spectator pick up a card. Then the deck is shuffled by the spectator. After that, the magician says the card will be reversed in the deck and it is really not. The magician then pulls the card out of his pocket. The Secret...

- Magic Envelope Trick
Effect: The magician asks for a volunteer to write down four numbers on a piece of paper. The magician asks the volunteer to TOTAL up the numbers. The magician opens a sealed envelope and it has the same number as the TOTAL! (or have the magic...

- Magic Flick Of A Finger
Effect: After the spectator tells you that you have the wrong card 6 times, you flick two cards away from his (or her) grip and the third one magically becomes his card. 1. Start dealing cards from the top of the deck. Memorize the fourth card (let's say...

- Magic In A Glass
Effect: The magician takes a long-stemmed glass and announces that he's going to perform an card trick. The thing about this card trick is that he won't be able to touch the cards, because they'll be inside the glass the whole time! Placing the pack face-out...

- Magic Magnets Color Separation
Effect: The magician separates a regular deck of cards into 4 packets and shuffles these together. He (or she) cuts the deck into a row of 3 packets. He extracts from the center packet a black card and a red card, which he will use as color magnets. He places...

- Magic Partner
Effect: You fan out the cards, having a spectator memorize a card mentally. You then give the spectator the cards and have him (or her) give you a card and then put one on the bottom until he gets to the last card. That last card is the card he mentally chose. Card...

- Magic Pockets
ffect: A spectator inserts a card upside down in a deck and memorizes the 2 cards next to it. The performer pulls both cards out of his pockets without ever looking at the cards. Trick: You need a packet of 20 cards and a joker. Give the packet to a...

- Magic Riffle
Effect: Performer shuffles the deck and then riffles through it (see below.) A spectator is asked to say stop before the end of the deck is reached. The performer separates the deck at that point, shows the card to the audience (without looking) and "guesses"...

- Magic Slapping
Effect: A spectator chooses a card, returns it to the deck, which is shuffled. The magician places a packet of cards in the spectators hand, and begins slapping the cards, knocking them out of his hand. The remaining card is the chosen one. First, you must...

- Magic Spelling Card Trick Secret
A very clever self working trick secret which is guaranteed to baffle your audience Effect: The magician shuffles the deck and takes the top thirteen cards. Holding the cards face down, he proceeds to spell the first card name, Ace. "A-C-E," and for each...

- Magic Tooth Pick
Effect: The magician shows a pan full of water with five toothpicks in the shape of a pentagon. The magician takes his magic toothpick and dips it in the center of the pentagon. The five toothpicks fly apart, breaking the pentagon! Someone from...

- Magical Cut
Effect: Begin the trick by what I call riffling the deck. (If you don't know what I'm talking about, see below.) Tell the spectator to say stop. Where you stop you cut the deck. The card on top of the bottom pile is the spectator's card. Tell the spectator...

- Magical Purposes
Intro: This trick requires a force and a slight of hand. The sleight of hand is known as the "glide" and the force can be any force you like to use. The force I use is two simple cuts, remembering the top card. Once the top card is secretly known ask the...

- Magnetic Cards
First you must learn how to "Riffle Shuffle". Shuffle the cards at the corners so that you alternate, laying down a card from the left pile, then right, then left - etc. The working of this trick is easy once you've practiced the riffle shuffle. I have...

- Math Is Beautiful
Effect: This trick is a math trick. You make alot of piles, have someone choose 3 of them. Have them mix around the piles while you're not looking, then flip over the top 2 cards of 2 of the piles and then tell them the top card of the 3rd deck. Card Trick:...

- Math-magic
A spectator chooses a card from three columns and is then led through several steps that seem to make him (or her) find his own card from piles of face down cards. 1. Deal three cards face up in a horizontal row. Continue dealing three cards across, overlapping...

- Mathomatics
This is a card trick I find very useful when a spectator makes it impossible for you to do the trick.I call the trick ,Mathomatic. Mathematical discovery-- ask a person to choose a card. tell him to remember it's numerical value (ace = one, jack- = 11,...

- Mental Agility
This mathematical trick can be performed with any pack Effect: The magician can reveal a chosen card even when it is selected with his back turned. Method: Get a spectator to think of a number between one and 10. Then ask him to shuffle the pack (this...

- Mental Agility Plus 1
This mathematical trick can be performed with any pack Effect: The magician can reveal a chosen card even when it is selected with his back turned. Method: Whilst your back is turned, get a spectator to shuffle a pack of cards which can be his own if...

- Mental Mystery
Effect: A card is drawn from the deck at random. The spectator holds the card to his chest and the magician reads his mind and tells him what it is. Card Trick: The deck is shuffled by the spectator. You riffle shuffle the deck noting the bottom card in...

- Mental Thought
Ask the spectator to think of a number between 1 and 10. Have the spectator to shuffle the deck, count down to the number he/she thought of and remember the card. The card must be kept in the same position. You should turn your back on this part of the trick....

- Metamorphosis
Effect: A simulation of Houdini's Metamorphosis (sub-trunk) -- one of the most well known and often performed stage illusions shrunk down to card deck size. The King of Spades, Queen of Hearts and the two red aces are removed from the deck. The deck is...

- Mind Reader
This card trick is very easy but it fools alot of people. 1. Shuffle the deck or get the spectator to shuffle it. 2. Take the card on top of the deck and look at it, without letting the spectator see it, and place it, face-down, in front of him. 3....

- Mind Reader Ii
Effect: This is just a variation of the trick Mind Reader, submitted by James Blackie. Card Trick: 1. Get the spectator to shuffle the deck. 2. Take the deck and put it in your back pocket, making sure you glimpse the bottom card on the deck.(say...

- Minus Your Money Magic Trick
Effect The magician clearly has three one dollar bills and magically, one disappears leaving the two left untouched, right before the audiences baffled eyes! Preparation Secretly take out of your pocket/purse a dollar bill and fold it over about two...

- Mirror Image
First of all: set up the pack by alternating red, black, red, black through the whole pack. Do this before your audience arrives. Now you are ready to start. 1. Tell a spectator to cut the pack as many times as they want. 2. Have them riffle shuffle...

- Mongolian Clock
Effect: He spectator chooses a card from a "clock" made by the magician. Then the clock is put on the bottom of the deck; at this time the magician turns around while the spectator takes the same number of the hour that they picked and put that many cards...

- Monte' Crysto
The cards are shuffled by a spectator who then selects a number and notes the card at that position. The magician then cuts the deck and hands the cards back to the spectator and asks that they deal off the same number off cards that they mentioned a moment...

- Mystery Card Location
Have the cards freely shuffled - take back the cards. Whilst explaining the delicate and difficult nature of the trick you are about to perform secretly note the bottom card. Now fan the cards slowly between your hands, after fifteen or so have passed,...

- Mystery Ten
Effect: This is a whole story of Seven detectives chasing a murderer (the selected card). Procedure: 1) Take any four of the same face cards out of the deck, usually kings. 2) Shuffle the deck and memorize the bottom card. 3) Fan the cards...

- Mystical Red Aces
The Magician displays the top card - a Red Ace - this card is placed on the table. The bottom card is displayed - it's also a Red Ace, this card is also 'tabled'. The Magician shuffles and cuts the deck. He then deals himself two cards. His two cards...

- Never The Wrong Card
Effect: The magician has you pick a card, and then has you shuffle Then the magician picks out a bad luck card and tells you to keep it away from the deck. Next, he (magician) shows you 4 cards and lays them on the table. Then he shows you the cards 1 more...

- Nice And Easy
Shuffle deck. Let someone choose any card, memorise it and place on TOP of deck. Behind your back, flip THAT first card over and bring out the whole deck. Hold deck upright, so they see bottom card - don't let them see theirs. With the bottom of the deck showing,...

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