This search includes results that are not relevant to tricks or sleights (e.g. columns, reviews, articles, ...). Click here to hide these results.
  
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
S. W. Erdnase The Card and Hat card to under hatVariations The Expert at the Card Table 204
S. W. Erdnase Bottom Palm. First Method with left little finger optionRelated toVariations The Expert at the Card Table 86
Eugene Verbeck The Coin in the Magical Envelopes basically a coin into nest of envelopes with newspaper-envelope transformations, for credit information see Carney referenceVariations Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 123
Al Baker The Al Baker Lightning Pull Variations The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 386
Edward Marlo The Deliberate Side-Steal see Note 2 on p. 58Variations Side Steal 5
Dai Vernon The Cups and Balls Related toVariations The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 125
Paul Rosini Impromptu Thimble Routine thimbles jump from hand to handVariations The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 217
Charlie Miller The Torn Card seated, directRelated toVariations An Evening with Charlie Miller 22
Edward Marlo The Bottom Palm delayed, first angle jogged and held with only right handRelated to Card to Wallet 12
Nate Leipzig Leipzig's Opener card comes to the bottom of the deck several times, then penetrates performer's handVariations Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 156
Nate Leipzig, G. W. Hunter Cigars from Purse Variations Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 68
Edward Marlo As a Card Addition Related toVariations Expert Card Conjuring 37
Derek Dingle Color Triumphant color changing deck climaxRelated toVariations Dingle's Deceptions with Cards and Coins 3
Allan Ackerman Minuscule Deck prediction with deck vanish (and optional reproduction), inspired by Kosky routine from Talisman, Nov. 1970Variations The Esoterist 8
Martin Gardner "Wink Change" Related toVariations Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 290
Karl Fulves, Dr. Jacob Daley Imprisoned Aces aces interlaced with indifferent cards in pack, indifferent cards removed by shuffling, posed as a problemVariations Riffle Shuffle Technique - Preliminary Notes on Part One 20
John Carney Introduction Revolutionary Close Up - Part One 1
John Carney Card Flight selection is found and then vanishes from the hands and appears reversed in the deck, held by the spectator Revolutionary Close Up - Part One 2
John Carney Ring Off Rope ring off rope on finger of the other hand, lapping Revolutionary Close Up - Part One 2
John Carney Coins Thru the Table four coins, one by one, with glass under table Revolutionary Close Up - Part One 3
John Carney Color Triumphant...Again triumph, then all cards except selection change color of the backRelated to Revolutionary Close Up - Part One 4
John Carney Chameleon Aces aces cut to, aces change back color, then rest of deck Revolutionary Close Up - Part One 6
John Carney Bits of Advice Revolutionary Close Up - Part One 8
John Carney The Backfiring Gun follow up for the magic bullet trick Revolutionary Close Up - Part One 9
John Carney Daley-Carney Aces aces interlaced with indifferent cards in pack, indifferent cards removed by shufflingInspired by Revolutionary Close Up - Part One 9
John Carney Epilogue Revolutionary Close Up - Part One 10
John Carney Recommendation maybe different title, page is faded, books recommendation Revolutionary Close Up - Part One 11
David (Foote) Drake Squeeze Rise rubber ballRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 9) 755
John Carney Penny-trate "Two with Coins"
penny between two half dollars in Okito box put on hand, penny penetrates box and hand, two methods
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 4) 859
John Carney Chameleon Aces aces cut to, aces change back color, then rest of deck Enigma 2
John Carney Seconds on Jack Sandwich selection travels to tabled sandwich cards, repeat phase Enigma 4
John Carney Sandwich Load and Switch palmed card is loaded into sandwich with switch Enigma 5
John Carney Super Rise Revisited with rubber ballInspired by Enigma 6
John Carney Coin Cut Enigma 8
John Carney Glass Penetration Enigma 10
John Carney Coins through the Table... Again three coins, with glass Enigma 10
John Carney Coin Lapping Inspired by Enigma 11
John Carney The Coin Pick Up coin sticks to hand Enigma 12
John Carney Shades of Goshman marked coin appears underneath purse three times, then inside purse Enigma 12
John Carney Coins Across to Purse three coins to purse one at a time Enigma 15
John Carney The Impossible Coin Vanish lappingInspired by Enigma 16
John Carney In Closing Enigma 17
Ross Bertram The Squeeze-Away Coin one-handed vanish and recoveryRelated to Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 46
John Carney Introduction Conjuror's Journal 1
John Carney A Coin and a Glass coin penetrates bottom of glass multiple times, then glass is covered and penetrates table Conjuror's Journal 2
John Carney Neato, Okito!! coin through box, box disappears and reappears, transforms into small bottle Conjuror's Journal 5
John Carney Over My Head Conjuror's Journal 9
John Carney A "Revolutionary" Color Change outjogged card is pivoted Conjuror's Journal 10
John Carney Torn and Restored Goat three borrowed bills are torn up and restored Conjuror's Journal 11
John Carney Stop That Card Trick!! Related to Conjuror's Journal 12
John Carney Tabled Side Steal transferring bottom card of tabled packet to top with master palm Conjuror's Journal 12
John Carney A Stabbing Pain in Your Pack tossed next to selection with table-bounce-throw Conjuror's Journal 13
John Carney Stand Up Miniscule prediction in which only four-of-a-kind remains and deck vanishesInspired by Conjuror's Journal 14
John Carney Fingertip Coin Vanish Also published here Encore II 38
John Carney Le Perrier - Coin In Bottle Related to Encore II 40
Jean-Jacques Sanvert Moving Up black aces keep juming to top in 4 ace packet, inspired by Hartman effect, two methodsInspired by
  • an idea from "Odd Lifts" (J. K. Hartman)
Related to
Best of Friends 485
Derek Dingle Super Card Rise using rubber ballRelated toVariations The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 115
Derek Dingle Regal Royal Flush "duplicates" are produced and changed to Royal FlushRelated to The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 158
John Carney, S. W. Erdnase Full Deck Vanish extensionInspired by Carney Knowledge 39
John Carney Moves - Use and Abuse thoughts Carney Knowledge 44
John Carney Kitty's Treat coin routine "explained" via surprise appearance of mouseVariations Carney Knowledge 45
John Carney Entertainment thoughts Carney Knowledge 48
John Carney Crystal Sugar sugar cubes routine, turn into a crystal Carney Knowledge 50
John Carney Crystal Flash crystal inside handkerchief lights up over selection Carney Knowledge 52
John Carney Respect for Art thoughts Carney Knowledge 56
John Carney Preface - "The Forgotten Page" Carney Knowledge
John Carney In Conclusion Carney Knowledge 57
John Carney The Particle Push coin through hand, several phases The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1, No. 7) 60
John Carney, Hiroshi Sawa Hot Slot slot machine routine The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1, No. 8) 65
John Carney Large Stack Transfer as glass is transfered The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1, No. 8) 66
John Carney Rubber Detective rubber band visually disappears to find selection in middle The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1, No. 8) 67
John Carney Okito Oddity box disappears instead of coin, reappears, with a bold turnover The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1, No. 8) 69
John Carney Got You Under My Skin handling for a nail writer prediction The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 2 50
Edward Marlo As an Exchange Turnover Palm SwitchRelated toAlso published here Marlo without Tears 254
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Carney Knowledge by John Carney The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1, No. 12) 112
John Carney The Logic of Deception essay on magic as an art Carney Knowledge 5
John Carney Simple Coins Across coins travel from hand to hand, final coin to spectator's hand Carney Knowledge 6
John Carney Study essay on how to practice and adapt routines Carney Knowledge 10
John Carney Gaffed Coins Across with shellInspired by Carney Knowledge 12
John Carney Presentation essay on audience management and routining Carney Knowledge 15
John Carney 1/2 & 2/4 half dollar changes into 2 quarters and then back again a number of times Carney Knowledge 16
John Carney The Importance of Concepts discussion on importance of magic principles and references for further reading Carney Knowledge 19
John Carney The Logical Bill Trick three coins produced from bill, bill changes denomination at conclusion Carney Knowledge 21
John Carney Effect essay on effect objectives, presentation and performance style Carney Knowledge 26
John Carney Card in Matchbox lighter changes to matchbox into which the selected card ends up (uses duplicate) Carney Knowledge 27
John Carney Conviction essay on power of belief and consistency of action Carney Knowledge 29
John Carney Straightforward Card in Balloon impromptu, balloon bursts in contact with hot matchVariations Carney Knowledge 30
John Carney Routining thoughts on routine construction Carney Knowledge 33
John Carney Simple Coins Across four coins, no extra Epoptica (Issue 4) 232
John Carney Back Clip Handling Epoptica (Issue 4) 234
John Carney In the Hands Monte monte sequence - last phase has money card penetrating hands and deck onto spectators hand Carney Knowledge 34
John Carney Naturalness thoughts Carney Knowledge 38
John Carney Poor Mans Card Manipulation Related to Pabular (Vol. 8, No. 10) 1284
Joaquín Navajas Moneda a través de un Vaso coin through bottom of glassRelated to Monedas Personales 7
John Carney Coin, Glass, and Napkin coin through glass, napkin-covered glass through table The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3, No. 25, 26 & 27) 264
Brother John Hamman The Magic Cards four cards change to three selections one after another, gemini counts (general cards with packet)Related toVariations The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3, No. 28, 29 & 30) 289
John Carney Spellbound Miser coin appears between two cards, then it changes to copper and to silver Notebook 1
John Carney Current Classic two spongeballs appear and travel together in spectator's hand Notebook 2
John Carney Poor Man's Card Manipulation three cards vanish and reappear, for close-up use Notebook 5
John Carney Torn & Restored Telephone Book only one page, torn from telephone book Notebook 6
John Carney The Vanishing Salt... Shaker vanish of a salt shaker Notebook 7
John Carney Notes thoughts on magic Notebook 8
Dai Vernon Five Coins and a Glass longer routineInspired byVariations The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 1 191
John Carney Thanks! Lecture Notes Collection (Issue )
John Carney Current Classic sponge ball appears, vanishes, reproduced from spectator's pocket, splitting in two, spectator's hand finish Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Uncovered) 1
John Carney Sponge Ball Production visual Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Uncovered) 1
John Carney False Transfer Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Uncovered) 2
John Carney Pocket Transpo one in coat pocket Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Uncovered) 6
John Carney Predictable Surprise prediction on napkin is correct, selection travels under napkinInspired by Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Uncovered) 7
John Carney Easy As Hell Prediction card in case matches selectionInspired by
  • "Big Deal" (Don Alan)
Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Uncovered) 9
John Carney Stealing Card under Box double, one card inserted in case, the other loaded under box Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Uncovered) 9
John Carney Case Drop Addition card underneath case secretly dropped on tabled pile Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Uncovered) 10
John Carney The Logical Bill Trick three half dollars are produced from 1$ bill, changes into 100$ bill Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Uncovered) 12
John Carney, Brother John Hamman Capricious Cards four cards change to three selections one after another, gemini counts (general cards with packet)Inspired by Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Uncovered) 16
John Carney Versa Switch Inspired by Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Uncovered) 21
John Carney Kings & Aces Change Places Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Uncovered) 24
John Carney Coin, Glass and Napkin coin penetrates bottom of glass multiple times, then glass is covered and penetrates table Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Up Close) 1
John Carney Etherial Pack joker shows up again and again instead of selection, deck vanishes except selection Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Up Close) 6
John Carney Natural Selection empty hand catches card, thread Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Up Close) 9
John Carney Chill Pack Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Up Close) 12
John Carney Poor Man's Card Manipulation three cards vanish and reappear, for close-up use Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Up Close) 15
John Carney Seconds on Jack Sandwich selection travels to tabled sandwich cards, repeat phase Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Up Close) 18
John Carney Sandwich Load and Switch palmed card is loaded into sandwich with switch Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Carney Up Close) 20
John Carney Cup and Bill Routine chop cup routine with bill and coffee cup, lemon appears, bill inside lemon Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Conjuring con Carney) 1
John Carney Corner Switch Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Conjuring con Carney) 2
John Carney Upside Down top card changes with 9 to 6 patter Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Conjuring con Carney) 5
John Carney Hinge Color Change Variation Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Conjuring con Carney) 5
John Carney Super Rise Revisited using rubber ballInspired by Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Conjuring con Carney) 7
John Carney Forgotten Recollection three spectators, two cards each Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Conjuring con Carney) 9
John Carney Everywhere, Nowhere and on Your Face three cards all become selection, then indifferent again and card is on forehead Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Conjuring con Carney) 11
John Carney Hot Slot Inspired by
  • "Slot Machine" (Dr. Sawa, Genii)
Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Conjuring con Carney) 13
John Carney Large Stack Transfer from hand to hand with glass Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Conjuring con Carney) 15
John Carney, Edward Marlo "Yenrac" Packet Switch Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Conjuring con Carney) 17
John Carney Australian Aces dealing to four numbers, aces on bottom of piles Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Conjuring con Carney) 19
John Carney Bottom Dealing Tips Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Conjuring con Carney) 20
John Carney Triumph Rip Off cards shuffled face up / face down, face up cards are "ripped through" deck except selectionAlso published here Lecture Notes Collection (Issue Conjuring con Carney) 21
John Carney Card in Matchbox Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 11, No. 10) 1553
John Carney, Hiroshi Sawa Hot Slot Pabular (Vol. 8, No. 11) 1987
John Carney Acknowledgements Carneycopia iv
John Carney Secret Philosophy - Progress Well Begun
- Approaches to Artifice
- Beyond Craft
- The Magical Muse
- Perspective on Our Personal Planets
- The Shape of Cut Cloth
- Misdirection
- In Conclusion
Carneycopia xi
John Carney Current Classic sponge ball appears, vanishes, reproduced from spectator's pocket, splitting in two, spectator's hand finish Carneycopia 3
John Carney Sponge Ball Production visualRelated to Carneycopia 4
John Carney Versa Switch as addition and later switch 52 Lovers - Volume II 12
John Carney False Transfer Carneycopia 6
John Carney Predictable Surprise prediction on napkin is correct, selection travels under napkin Carneycopia 11
John Carney Side Glide Handling Carneycopia 12
John Carney Straggler all cards except selection penetrate napkin Carneycopia 15
John Carney Final Trace deck wrapped in napkin vanishes, napkin is burned and on arm name of card appears after rubbing of ashes Carneycopia 19
John Carney Full Deck Cop Carneycopia 22
John Carney Soft Glass coin penetrates bottom of glass multiple times, then glass is covered and penetrates table, for coin trough bottom sequence see also Joaquin Navajas "Moneda a traves de un vaso" in "Monedas Personales" (1985)Related to Carneycopia 25
John Carney Chill Pack Carneycopia 33
John Carney Poor Man's Card Manipulation three cards vanish and reappear, for close-up useRelated to Carneycopia 36
John Carney Aerial Production Variation Carneycopia 41
John Carney Ethereal Pack joker shows up again and again instead of selection, deck vanishes except selection Carneycopia 43
John Carney Streamlined Cylinder and Coins Variations Carneycopia 50
John Carney Clockwise Vanish one of two coins Carneycopia 59
John Carney Stack Steal Carneycopia 61
John Carney Side-pocket Transpo one in coat pocket Carneycopia 65
Harry Houdini, John Carney, S. W. Erdnase, Dai Vernon Houdini/Erdnase Transformation Carneycopia 67
Edward Marlo, John Carney Stud Turn Palm as top double is turned, "a minor variant" (35 Years Later) Carneycopia 69
John Carney, Alfonso Trans-essence using only two cards, nothing more Carneycopia 71
John Carney Inscrutable joker shows up again and again, 4 of them change into aces, presentationInspired by Carneycopia 74
John Carney Another Side Glide Handling Carneycopia 78
John Carney Half Dollars in the Mist two half dollars vanish an reappear Carneycopia 83
John Carney One-Handed Coin Vanish Related to Carneycopia 85
John Carney Versa Switch including credit information Carneycopia 89
John Carney Kings and Aces Change Places Carneycopia 94
John Carney, Edward Marlo Single Bottom Card Palm for single cardRelated to Carneycopia 96
John Carney Fruit Cup chop cup routine with bill and coffee cup, lemon appears, bill inside lemon Carneycopia 98
John Carney Natural Selection empty hand catches card, thread Carneycopia 107
John Carney Australian Aces dealing to four numbers, aces on bottom of pilesVariations Carneycopia 111
John Carney Bottom Deal Psychology in magic context Carneycopia 112
John Carney Wired subtlety for "name any number" nailwriter prediction Carneycopia 115
John Carney Bull Session assembly, using large piece of black tissue Carneycopia 118
John Carney Simple Switch with jumbo card or similar object Carneycopia 125
John Carney Suicide Match matchbox opens itself and match slides out Carneycopia 128
John Carney Seconds on Jack Sandwich selection travels to tabled sandwich cards, repeat phase Carneycopia 133
John Carney Sandwich Load and Switch palmed card is loaded into sandwich with switch Carneycopia 135
John Carney The Logical Bill Trick three half dollars are produced from 1$ bill, changes into 100$ bill Carneycopia 141
John Carney The Slide to Home Prediction stop trick procedure used as predictionRelated to Carneycopia 152
John Carney Tabled Side Steal transferring bottom card of tabled packet to top with master palm Carneycopia 153
John Carney, Edward Marlo The Yenrac Packet Switch Related to Carneycopia 156
John Carney To the Sticking Point three coins through table into glass Carneycopia 159
John Carney Triumph Rip-Off cards shuffled face up / face down, face up cards are "ripped through" deck except selectionVariationsAlso published here Carneycopia 164
John Carney Bullet Train four Aces up the SleeveRelated to Carneycopia 168
John Carney False Transfer with Card Carneycopia 174
John Carney Quarter Spin bottle appears, quarter travels in and out of bottle 2 timesRelated to Carneycopia 176
John Carney Upside-down top card changes with 9 to 6 patter Carneycopia 186
John Carney Hinge Color Change Variation Carneycopia 187
John Carney Transplant picking off the pip, moving pip to other card Carneycopia 190
John Carney Slick Pip a 2 transforms into a 3 in reverse "picking off the pip" style Carneycopia 194
John Carney A Polite Penetration cap and pence with rolled up bill instead of cap Carneycopia 200
John Carney, Tenkai Ishida Tenkai-esque "A Center Steal Handling"Related to Carneycopia 208
John Carney, Brother John Hamman Hammanesque "A False Spread Display", casual spread alternative to Hamman Count Carneycopia 212
John Carney Slow Fade to Red first cards in a small packet, then full deck change color Carneycopia 215
John Carney, Hiroshi Sawa Hot Slot Variations Carneycopia 222
John Carney Large Stack Transfer from hand to hand with glass Carneycopia 227
John Carney Sanverted red aces come to top multiple times, then Daley's LastInspired byVariations Carneycopia 229
John Carney Double Lift Handling from Packet turning two cards over from 4-card packet, one of them being a double Carneycopia 230
John Carney Oil on Troubled Waters 3&3, deck separation climax Carneycopia 234
John Carney Calligraphic Cash signed bill changes place with ink cartridge from ball-point pen Carneycopia 241
John Carney Rubber Detective rubber band around deck vanishes, encircling half deck in center, in second stage only selection Carneycopia 250
John Carney Everywhere, Nowhere and on Your Face three cards all become selection, then indifferent again and card is on forehead Carneycopia 254
John Carney The Thirteenth Victim bullets travel from hand to hand, presentation for marble trick Carneycopia 259
John Carney Fingertip Coin Vanish Also published here The Magic of Michael Ammar 38
John Carney, Chris Kenner Fingertip Vanish Variation Totally Out Of Control 51
David Neighbors Colorful Rip-Off Triumph cards shuffled face up / face down, face up cards are "ripped through" deck except selection, with color changing back kickerInspired by The Minotaur (Vol. 6, No. 3) 1
John Carney Prologue Torn & Restored 1
John Carney Method One four pieces placed on deck, card visibly restores Torn & Restored 2
John Carney Method Two spellbound restoration Torn & Restored 4
John Carney Method Three with deck in hand Torn & Restored 6
John Carney Method Four with deck in hand Torn & Restored 7
John Carney Other Approaches four ideas Torn & Restored 8
John Carney Bonus Effect pile of pieces dumped on table, one card restored from it, then all pieces restored to packet of cardsInspired by Torn & Restored 10
John Carney Epilogue Torn & Restored 11
John Carney Versa Switch Cardshark 59
James Swain Australian Aces Revisited spelling four answers to questions, aces on top and kings on bottom of pilesInspired by Miracles with Cards 62
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Torn & Restored by John Carney The Looking Glass (Issue 2) 81
Edward Marlo, John Carney Stud Turn Palm as top double is turned The Ancient Empty Street 9
Wesley James Daley Straightened with credit informationInspired byRelated to The Magical Record and Thoughts of Wesley James 80
Andrew Wimhurst Bulletproof four Aces up the Sleeve, Selection KickerInspired by Down Under Deals 4
John Carney Carney's Natural Multiple Shift culling Card College - Volume 3 673
John Carney The Dribble Break method of obtaining a break above or below a card Card College - Volume 3 529
Milton Kort Kort's Center Steal Steal card from center of deck into left hand full palm after spectator signs card (first published in Abracadabra, vol. 27, no. 695, May 23 1959.)Inspired byRelated to Kort 5
John Carney Bits dollar breaks into 4 pieces which change into 4 quarters, see Issue 3, p. 1, for further credits Penumbra (Issue 2) 10
John Carney Introduction The Book of Secrets 6
John Carney The Student Begins how to study and improve
- Biting the Hand that Feeds
- Reading Required
- Your Turn...
The Book of Secrets 10
John Carney Rubbed Away lightning pull
- Release Position
- Threading the Loop
Inspired byRelated to
  • Buatier de Kolta Pull
The Book of Secrets 22
John Carney Vanish from the Hands silk becomes smaller and vanishes, lightning pull The Book of Secrets 30
John Carney Vanish from a Glass lightning pull, moment of vanish hidden The Book of Secrets 31
John Carney Legends - Buatier de Kolta The Book of Secrets 36
John Carney Just a Cigar cigar & purse routineInspired by The Book of Secrets 38
John Carney Cigar False Transfer The Book of Secrets 46
Dr. E. M. Roberts, John Carney Cigar Sleeving Related to The Book of Secrets 49
John Carney On Palming chapter intro The Book of Secrets 52
John Carney Palm Position The Book of Secrets 55
John Carney Timing and Management where to hold hands and other palming tips The Book of Secrets 58
John Carney, S. W. Erdnase The Bottom Palm Inspired by The Book of Secrets 61
John Carney Bottom Palm of a Single Card Related to The Book of Secrets 64
John Carney Bottom-Palm Replacement The Book of Secrets 65
John Carney, S. W. Erdnase The Erdnase Diagonal Palm-Shift rear insertionRelated to The Book of Secrets 66
John Carney, Edward Marlo The Side Steal transformation, with credit information The Book of Secrets 70
John Carney, Edward Marlo Side Steal and Replacement Inspired by The Book of Secrets 73
John Carney The Carney Cop steal from center The Book of Secrets 76
John Carney Up My Sleeve last card is selection and travels visibly across chest underneath jacket The Book of Secrets 82
John Carney The Dribble Force The Book of Secrets 85
John Carney False Transfer with Card The Book of Secrets 91
John Carney Silver and Glass Inspired by The Book of Secrets 96
John Carney Coin to Glass Finesse sound effect on bottom of glass The Book of Secrets 106
John Carney, John Ramsay False Transfer The Book of Secrets 108
T. Nelson Downs, John Carney Downs Palm and Production The Book of Secrets 113
John Carney Legends: Dai Vernon The Book of Secrets 118
John Carney Muscade Magic streamlined Vernon routineInspired by The Book of Secrets 120
John Carney Cup Load as hand passes cup The Book of Secrets 126
John Carney Three Ball Vanish The Book of Secrets 133
John Carney Legends: Tony Slydini The Book of Secrets 138
John Carney Dissolving Steel two linking ring moves of unknown origin The Book of Secrets 140
John Carney Hidden Gifts Creativity, self-expression, and the danger of perfectionism
- Fear Itself
- Perfectionism is Flawed
- The Creative Journey
- The Process
- Originality - Why?
The Book of Secrets 146
John Carney Astral Projection Hawaii chosen as travel destination, performer transforms into Hawaii tourist, sand from shoe, towel and pineapple production The Book of Secrets 159
John Carney Creation of Life magazine instead of fan, with historic information The Book of Secrets 166
John Carney Legends: Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin The Book of Secrets 178
John Carney Mercurial Cards face card changes a few times, deck becomes all backs, blank and normal again The Book of Secrets 180
Martin Gardner, John Carney Wink Change Variation Inspired by The Book of Secrets 185
John Carney Half Pass whole deck under cover card The Book of Secrets 187
John Carney Erdnase First Transformation The Book of Secrets 188
John Carney Art... in Magic? Pretension, presentation, defining effects, and the spirit of the artist
- Confusion is not Magic
- Presentation or Procedure?
The Book of Secrets 198
John Carney, Nate Leipzig, Michael Skinner Leipzig-Skinner Surprise selection appears on face of deck, penetrates hand, appears face-up on deckInspired by The Book of Secrets 206
John Carney Legends: Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser The Book of Secrets 220
John Carney Forgotten Recollection The Book of Secrets 222
John Carney The Classic Pass and Other Myths - Our Man Erdnase
- The Big Picture
- Focus, Misdirection, and Punctuation
The Book of Secrets 232
John Carney Technique the classic pass The Book of Secrets 241
John Carney Off the Vine using grapes The Book of Secrets 248
John Carney, Dai Vernon The French Drop The Book of Secrets 251
John Carney Legends: David Devant The Book of Secrets 258
John Carney, Eugene Verbeck Verbeck's Envelopes basically a coin into nest of envelopes with magazine-envelope transformations and restoration, repeat, credit informationInspired by The Book of Secrets 260
John Carney Multiple Slip culling The Book of Secrets 276
John Carney Legends: Fred Kaps The Book of Secrets 286
John Carney Tolls of the Trade Approaches to practice, effects, affectations, and the advantages of the southpaw
- Mental Misdirection
- On the Other Hand...
- Practice, Practice, Practice
The Book of Secrets 288
John Carney Ascension four selections, one rises underneath silk, one floats into hand, fountain for last card The Book of Secrets 300
John Carney Chair Deck Switch behind chair The Book of Secrets 312
John Carney Variations with a Hat card out of head, then card fountain without motor or thread The Book of Secrets 314
John Carney The Ascension Gimmick wire stuck to thumb tip The Book of Secrets 318
John Carney Legends: Al Baker The Book of Secrets 322
John Carney Swing Blade paddle routine with paper stuck on knifeInspired by
  • Sachs' "Sleight of Hand"
The Book of Secrets 324
John Carney Paddle Move The Book of Secrets 327
John Carney Money for Nothing historic information, using Paul Fox coin pail The Book of Secrets 334
John Carney Legends: John Ramsay The Book of Secrets 348
John Carney Thimble Collection five thimbles produced, then travel to other handInspired by The Book of Secrets 350
John Carney Thimble Stack Vanish false transfer The Book of Secrets 360
John Carney The Final Lesson The Book of Secrets 364
John Carney Versa Switch Constant Fooling 1 26
John Carney Versa Switch Scams & Fantasies with Cards 131
John Carney Foreword Commencement Speech to Card College Graduates, Class of 2003 Card College - Volume 5 lxi
John Carney Prologue The Relativity of Theory
- A Method for Magic
Magic by Design 10
John Carney Study & Critique Student's Duties
- The Process
- Approach to Study
- Setting an Ideal
- Job One: Problem Solving
- Critics - Id Inside and Out
- Video or Book?
- Commitment
- Notebook
- Perennials
- Selecting Material
- Art or Artist?
- Study Homework
Magic by Design 15
John Carney Practice & Technique - Thoughtful Practice
- Mechanical Practice
- Rehearsal
- Experience and Refinement
- Simplify
- Tips for Practice
- Practice Homework
Magic by Design 39
John Carney Presentation & Routining Considering Theatre & Management
- Elements of Style
- Motivations
- Puzzles, Tricks and Mysteries
- What's the effect?
- Effect Plus Plot
- Meaning - Less is More, More or Less
- Script Specs
- Character Sketches
- Enter Mysto
- Moving on
- Routining-Management
- Building an Act
- Building Your Performance
- Be a Good General
- Presentation Homework
Magic by Design 55
John Carney Epilogue Knowing is not Doing Magic by Design 91
Ken Krenzel The Clip Slip from center into left hand, thumb clip position, see also John Carney's handling (Secrets) Relaxed Impossibilities 90
Roberto Giobbi Push-In inserting a card at inner end with applications:
- setting key
- next to crimp or getting break
- Diagonal Palm Shift (see also John Carney, Book of Secrets)
Secret Agenda (Issue Mar 9) 77
Tom Stone An Addition to John Carney's "Hot Slot" ideaInspired by Vortex 164
John Carney, Roberto Giobbi Flash Production of a Sponge Ball Related to Secret Agenda (Issue June 11) 174
John Carney Breast-Pocket Ploy breast pocket stays open, is divided into two compartments Secret Agenda (Issue June 29) 194
Luis Piedrahita El Cilindro de Ramsay using toilet paper rollInspired by Monedas Y Otras Historias 60
Jörg Alexander Weber, John Carney Zaubermaus puppet mouse appears and vanishesInspired by ZauberKunstStücke - Band 3 20
John Carney Versa Switch Finding The Center 50
John Carney Versa Switch Confident Deceptions 23
John Carney Natural Multiple Shift spread culls Confident Deceptions 193
Roberto Giobbi Carney's Card in Balloon deck switch applicationInspired by The Art of Switching Decks 145
John Carney The Dribble Break Related to F for Fiction 13
Helder Guimarães Effortless Palm for single cardRelated to Nephelococcygia 5
John Carney Half Deck Display The Veriloquent 40
Jamy Ian Swiss (reviewer) The Book of Secrets by John CarneyAlso published here
  • Genii, Jan. 2003
Light and Heat 81