86 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Growing & Shrinking / Miscellaneous
  
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Unknown Verkleinerungskarte single card shrinks and vanishesRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 139
Unknown Die Riesenkarte card triples in sizeRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 143
Unknown Die Verwandlungs- und Verkleinerungskarte Queen changes in a Jack, shrinks to half its size and vanishes Der moderne Kartenkünstler 151
Unknown Die Kartencigarre card vanishes in the hands, miniature card reappears at end of cigar, it then grows to normal size Der moderne Kartenkünstler 184
Unknown The Latest Diminishing Card gaffed New Era Card Tricks 226
Unknown The Changing and Diminishing Card card changes, shrinks, then disappears New Era Card Tricks 229
Laurie Ireland It Changes, It Shrinks, It Vanishes random card changes into selection, card then shrinks and grows Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1938) 1
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Spuds cards to arm pit, selection shrinks and vanishes, miniature card appears in chosen potato Prepared Cards and Accessories 16
Unknown Shrinking Gaff card shrinks to miniature card, see footnote Prepared Cards and Accessories 17
Al Baker Climax shrinking card as climax for last card in Cards To Pocket The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 54) 221
Unknown Enlarging and Diminishing Cards classic fan techniqueRelated to The Royal Road to Card Magic 276
Dai Vernon Jumbo Surprise a Card becomes a Jumbo Card when turned over on the tableVariations Inner Secrets of Card Magic 38
Karl Fulves Big Deal gag, spectator cannot square his selection in the deck because it's larger than the other cards The Book of Numbers 38
Roy Walton The Witch-Doctors card shrinks between four kingsRelated to Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 1) 3
Karl Fulves, Slydini Wee Three sandwich put in case, shaken, sandwiched card shrinks, two methods (second 90% Slydini's) Methods with Cards - Part 3 185
Bob Driebeek Bob Driebeek On The 'Witchdoctors' with a pocket card for the small cards, second idea with magnet cardsRelated to Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 6) 66
Barry Govan Match Card card vanishes and miniature cards appears in matchbook held by a spectator Pabular (Vol. 2, No. 1) 152
Charles Waller Shrinking Card one of three cards shrinks The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 5) 876
Alan Shaxon Professional Cards to Pocket five cards travel to pocket, then they shrink and appear as jumbo cards in the pocket Practical Sorcery 10
Philip T. Goldstein Shrink Wrap one of the kings shrink Scattershot 11
Karl Fulves Prepare To Die chosen card shrinks in deck, devil's pack presentation Impromptu Holdouts 45
Philip T. Goldstein Expansion behind a giant fan, a card changes and becomes a jumbo card The Phil Goldstein Convention Lecture 2
Frank Garcia, Father Cyprian Additional Uses for the "Hole" 1. changing four Kings to Aces
2. card transforms underneath sponge hole
3. card shrinks underneath sponge hole
New Stars of Magic (Vol. 1, No. 11) 16
Richard Kaufman "It Shrinks!" card shrinks multiple times ala diminishing cards, gaffed CardMagic 155
Richard Kaufman Travel four cards at once without deck, diminishing cards as pseudo explanation CardMagic 161
Karl Fulves Impromptwo poker size card placed in bridge size deck vanishes or shrinks to bridge size Shape Changers 9
Karl Fulves An Expansion Sandwich two poker size cards sandwich a bridge size card which expands to poker size Shape Changers 10
Karl Fulves Expansion of Matter bridge card sandwiched between poker size cards expands
- Brutus Method
- Sit-Down Approach
- Sneak Attack
Shape Changers 13
Al Leech Major Surgery one card shrinks Al Leech's Legacy 11
Al Leech Too Small strategy to add a small card to the deck Al Leech's Legacy 30
Al Leech, Martin Gardner A Typographical Error variation on "Major Surgery", changing back kicker Al Leech's Legacy 18
Gene Maze Wldness of the Wildest Kind blank then, small cards The Gene Maze Card Book 74
Paul Harris The Uncut Version two half cards are put on deck where they visually grow and penetrate each otherRelated to Close-up Fantasies - Book II 45
Paul Harris The Uncut Version of The Uncut Version two half cards are put on deck where they visually grow and penetrate each otherRelated to Close-up Fantasies - Book II 57
Ron Frost "That's Small" miniature card gag Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4, No. 7) 514
Karl Fulves Baby Face Poker Problem #8, 5 indifferent cards change into miniature Royal Flush, or jumbo size poker hand, no method Octet 75
Mike Caveney Flying Deuces boomerang card transforms into jumbo card Ideas 17
Phillip Young Instant Location torn and taped card changes into torn and taped jumbo card of same value Fingers don't Entertain, People Do 19
Lawrence Frame Compression last ace shrinks in spectator's handsRelated to Pabular (Vol. 7, No. 10) 1124
Paul Harris, Doug Bennett Bizarre Shrink card visibly shrinks while held in spectator's handVariations A Close-Up Kinda Guy 115
Ben Harris Topological Connection Climax done with miniature card frames which are streched into normal sized card frames as climax Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7, No. 10) 973
Steve Hamilton Going, Going ... Gone! cards shrink Pabular (Vol. 8, No. 8) 1260
Jay Sankey, Paul Harris "10" Ace, Two, Three and Four are squeezed together into jumbo Ten spot, blendo Close-up Seductions 79
Richard Kaufman Vacilation card becomes miniature card and normal again several times while it is flicked The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 4 43
Jerry K. Hartman Mini Ha Ha card shrinks to miniature card Best of Friends - Volume II 162
Mike Bornstein Miniature Mindreading Miracle though of card, wrong card changes into miniature brainwave deck Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 8, No. 5) 1060
Don England Telescopic Alice Card visibly shrinks and returns to original size Don England's Gaffed to the Hilt! 60
Lawrence Frame Compression Twisting the Aces, last Ace shrinksRelated to Close-up Framework 7
Mike Bornstein Enlarger normal card comes out of box and becomes giant card when fully removed Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10, No. 10) 1408
Steve Beam Big Deal card not hidden behind jumbo cardInspired by The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 16) 276
Christoph Borer Giant Count reinvention of "Dr. Jaks Kartenbluff", selected card is shuffled into the deck and cards put in inside jacket pocket, small number is named and on that position performer produces a jumbo card which has the same value as the selectionRelated to
  • Dr. Jaks' "Dr. Jaks Kartenbluff" in Charly Eperny's "Das Stanley-Jaks Buch", 1961. P.126
Also published here
Seminarheft 1
Brother John Hamman Fan-to-See visual growing fan The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 250
Brother John Hamman Stun-Sational card splits in three miniature card, another card visibly grows to normal size, prediction presentation The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 138
Christoph Borer Giant Count reinvention of "Dr. Jaks Kartenbluff", selected card is shuffled into the deck and cards put in inside jacket pocket, small number is named and on that position performer produces a jumbo card which has the same value as the selectionRelated toAlso published here Seminarheft 24
Christoph Borer Giant Count reinvention of "Dr. Jaks Kartenbluff", selected card is shuffled into the deck and cards put in inside jacket pocket, small number is named and on that position performer produces a jumbo card which has the same value as the selectionRelated toAlso published here Magie 9
Sveroni Der radfahrende Joker und die Münze joker on card vanishes, then complete card, then a card shrinks and a coin transforms into a jumbo coin Sveroni Original 37
Tommy Wonder Squeeze whole deck visually shrinks when put in miniature card case The Books of Wonder - Volume 1 149
Paul Harris Butt of Course! idea for changing card the spectator sits on in mini-card The Art of Astonishment - Book 2 (Issue Misc. Pieces of Paul) 279
Tommy Wonder The Snail's Progress static fan gets smaller visually and disappears The Books of Wonder - Volume 2 154
Paul Harris The Uncut Version two half cards are put on deck where they visually grow and penetrate each other The Art of Astonishment - Book 2 (Issue Close-up Fantasies 1 & 2) 235
Paul Harris, Ricky Sanchez, Doug Bennett Return of the Bizarre Shrink card visibly shrinks while held in spectator's handInspired by The Art of Astonishment - Book 3 (Issue Close-up Kinda Guy) 129
Jay Sankey "10" Ace, Two, Three and Four are squeezed together into jumbo Ten spot, blendo The Art of Astonishment - Book 3 (Issue Close-up Seductions) 181
Howard Wurst A Small Card, Right? miniature card jumps out of deck when riffled New Card Rises 22
Sid Lorraine A Novel Card Discovery miniature card jumps out of deck when riffled, reprinted from Linking Ring, March 1928Related to New Card Rises 20
Karl Fulves Kicker card jumps out halfway when riffled, second selection jumps out as miniature card New Card Rises 25
Karl Fulves Shrink Fit wrong card rises, it shrinks to half size and changes into selection New Card Rises 32
Ken Krenzel Cloning Queens queen is split in two, split again, miniature queen appears, they all melt back into one Ingenuities 145
Christian Scherer Gigantisch deck with selection changes visually into a jumbo card matching the selection Karten à la carte 162
Bruce Cervon Do You Believe in Intuition! Hard-Boiled Mysteries 95
Joshua Jay Matchbox Restoration Matchbox gimmick used to restore torn card, vanish, produce or shrink a cardAlso published here A Teen's Routines 42
Joshua Jay Shrunken Revelation Jennings Revelation with four Kings, then the Kings shrink into mini cardsInspired byRelated to Magic Atlas 92
Joshua Jay Matchbox Restoration Matchbox gimmick used to restore torn card, vanish, produce or shrink a cardAlso published here Magic Atlas 119
David Regal Ace in the Hole Ace of Spades pulled out of and vanished into a "black hole" (black paper circle), card grows and shrinks in the process Close-Up & Personal 80
Don England Micro Warp Card Warp with the Card shrinking Don England's Paradox 60
Don England The Eye Exam Card shrinks under magnifying lense Don England's Paradox 66
Don England The Optical Shrink Card shrinks and grows under magnifying lense Don England's Paradox 68
Don England The Little Big Card Card first visibly shrinks, then becomes Jumbo Card Don England's Paradox 78
Christoph Borer Giant Count reinvention of "Dr. Jaks Kartenbluff", selected card is shuffled into the deck and cards put in inside jacket pocket, small number is named and on that position performer produces a jumbo card which has the same value as the selection, with a half forcing deckRelated to
  • Dr. Jaks' "Dr. Jaks Kartenbluff" in Charly Eperny's "Das Stanley-Jaks Buch", 1961. P.126
Also published here
Anam Cara auf Zirkeltour 2002 11
Al Baker Climax shrinking card as climax for last card in Cards To Pocket The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magazines) 615
Joshua Jay Shrunken Revelation Jennings Revelation with cards shrinking to mini cards as an endingInspired byRelated to Sleight of Hand and a Twist of Fate 34
Arthur Trace The One-Handed Relativity Change Mini card held in hand grows into poker sized card instantly It's All Relative 17
Arthur Trace Relative Transformation Spectator selects a random mini card, it grows into a poker sized card It's All Relative 19
Christoph Borer Giant Count reinvention of "Dr. Jaks Kartenbluff", selected card is shuffled into the deck and cards put in inside jacket pocket, small number is named and on that position performer produces a jumbo card which has the same value as the selection, using a Svengali deckRelated toAlso published here Compilation 84
Kostya Kimlat Pandora's (Card) Box three selections, one under box, from box comes miniature box and from it miniature prediction that changes into second selection, third one folded in small box Best of Friends - Volume III 220
Christoph Borer Giant Count reinvention of "Dr. Jaks Kartenbluff", selected card is shuffled into the deck and cards put in inside jacket pocket, small number is named and on that position performer produces a jumbo card which has the same value as the selection, with a half forcing deckRelated toAlso published here Der Stoff aus dem die Wunder sind 13
So Sato Shrink Vanish single card shrinks via optical illusion, vanishes, reappears in pocketInspired by The Secrets of So Sato 17