Breeds.ca - Download the EBook CatsInformational Site Network Informational
Privacy
Home Card Tricks Coin Tricks Magic Tricks Rope Tricks Other Tricks Sleights Search

Card Tricks

Where's the Card?
Effect: Spectator picks a card from deck and magician find...

Card in a Bottle
A card is selected, the spectators note it and it is retur...

Mental Mystery
Effect: A card is drawn from the deck at random. The spect...

Was There Now It's Here
Effect: You trick the person into believing that the card ...

Sim Sala Bim
Card Trick: Deal out three piles of seven cards each. (...

Amazing coincidence
The magician selects a number of cards from the deck and s...

Quick Change
Effect: A card is selected by a spectator. The spectator i...

Obedient Colors
Effect: Two columns are created, a black one and a red one...

Back Flip
This is a very simple trick, and works best on kids, but i...

Presto Pass
Effect: Two stacks of cards at 16 cards each. One stack is...





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 handkerchief that is not see-through and that has a hem
~scissors
~OPTIONAL: magic puppet
Preparation:

Cut the toothpick so that it's the same width as one of the cards (the width is the shorter side of the card.) Push the toothpick into the hem of the handkerchief, making sure it won't fall out.
Secret:

Spread the deck of cards out on the table... you may want to fiddle with this a bit, using a magic puppet, to draw the audience's attention to the cards and the puppet.

Place the handkerchief overtop of the cards with the toothpick hem facing down. Don't fiddle with this part... you don't want them to guess that the handkerchief is special.


With your thumb and finger, pick up the handkerchief, holding onto the toothpick (Say something like, "I will now pick up a card"). This will trick the audience into thinking there is a card under the handkerchief.

Pick up the edges of the toothpick so it looks like you’re picking up a card.
The red in the diagram represents the toothpick, but it will be invisible to the audience.

Say some magic words, wave a wand or wave your magic puppet over the handkerchief.

Flap it in the air, letting go of the toothpick part and just holding the corner.

Presto! The "card" has disappeared.





Next: Card Trick 6

Previous: Card Trick 4



Add to del.icio.us Add to Reddit Add to Digg Add to Del.icio.us Add to Google Add to Twitter Add to Stumble Upon
Add to Informational Site Network
Report
Privacy
SHAREADD TO EBOOK