116 entries in Cards / Sleights / Flourishes / Miscellaneous
  
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Unknown The One Hand Drop card cascade to floor is caught before it reaches floor, two methods
The Art of Magic 32
B. Girindrashekhar TheFlower of Cards every other card bent in opposite direction
The Art of Magic 36
Ralph W. Hull Book Flourish concave and every other card reversed
More "Eye-Openers" 17
Unknown The Elbow Catch
Greater Magic 218
Unknown A Card Juggle throwing deck from behind shoulder and kicking it upwards with shoe
Greater Magic 218
Unknown Faked Cars for Flourish two cards with strips in middle, holding deck together for juggling flourish
Related to The Magic Annual for 1938 and 1939 82
Edward G. Love A Complete Routine card flourish routine
Card Fantasies 48
Paul LePaul A Flourish And A Pass deck spreads itself between hands
Related toVariations The Card Magic of Le Paul 35
John Hamilton POP card jumps from top of the pack up in the air
The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 193) 771
Dr. Jacob Daley Spin-Around Flourish right hand grips outjogged card and spins it 180 degrees around
Related to Stars of Magic (Vol. 7 No. 2) 110
Dr. Jacob Daley Lipop card is pushed in center and comes out by itself transformed, it helps to have a belly
The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 226) 902
Edward Marlo Spin Change Discovery spinning card on smooth surface
The Cardician 78
Bill Simon The Flash Change four indifferent cards change into four Aces, they stick out of deck as a block and are shaken out
Variations Sleightly Sensational 11
James Steranko The Duplex Cull openly removing two sets of cards, flourish
Steranko on Cards 45
Art Lyle Merry Go Round card is twisted with a flourish, sticking out from the deck
The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 358) 261
Brian Glover Elimination - Revelation card revelation, from eight cards, flourish
The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 383) 361
T. G. Murphy Deck Flip deck flips over in left hand
The Triple Cut 13
Frank Shields Four Card Display Move
Also published here Card Cavalcade Four 35
Paul Harris Three Way Display Deck displayed on table in three fans
SuperMagic 39
Paul Harris Flash Control Flourishy card control
SuperMagic 93
Jeff McBride The Jumping Card card is pressed on table and jumps up
Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 5) 199
Dr. Jacob Daley Twirl Flourish card is twirled 180° while protruding out of the deck
Pabular (Vol. 5 No. 6) 696
Paul Harris, Daryl Martinez Flap Jacks indifferent cards transform into jacks and appear in a visual display
Related toVariations Close-up Fantasies — Book I 31
Flip Hallema Spin Flourish to place card in center
Encore I 20
Arturo de Ascanio Magischer Zier-Dreher flourish twist of packet
Das Ascanio Seminar — Graz 1980 18
Peter Kane Four Card and Deck Display backs
Related to The Commercial Card Magic of Roger Crosthwaite 36
Paul LePaul The LePaul Spread
Related to Milennium Aces 17
Karl Fulves Spread Variations LePaul Spread variation
Related to Milennium Aces 19
Paul Harris Just Call Me Mr. Wonderful one-handed method to take deck out of case and fan it
Also published here Close-up Fantasies Finalé 139
Frank Shields Four Card Display
The Complete Cannibal Act 24
Dr. Jacob Daley Spin Flourish
Babel (Issue 1) 5
Matt Corin Good Opener method to open the seal of a new deck of playing cards, by tapping it on the table
Babel (Issue 2) 7
Peter Kane Four Card and Deck Display final display in which four cards stick out at four corners of the deck
Related to The Complete Cannibal Act 18
Unknown Rose Flourish squared deck is spun and smears into a rosetta
Dimensional Relativity 7
Noel Stanton Flick Up Flourish displaying card from packet
Card Finesse 103
Meir Yedid The Card Sorter packets are pushed through deck several times
Meir Yedid's Incredible Close-Up Magic 34
Paul Harris Bee Bop card case makes back flip
A Close-Up Kinda Guy 11
Paul Harris Pyramid
  • How to Make a Pyramid (three-sided structure with cards)
  • Modern Pyramid (card rises out of pyramid)
  • Elevator Pyramid
Related toVariations A Close-Up Kinda Guy 70
Dana Betz Dana's Double Pyramid one-handed pyramid build
Inspired by A Close-Up Kinda Guy 74
Paul Harris, Daryl Martinez, Eddie Fechter Instant Replay card jumps off deck into other hand, then back
Related toAlso published here A Close-Up Kinda Guy 126
Paul Harris Simple Switch card from top visibly switches place with card in other hand
Also published here A Close-Up Kinda Guy 130
David Britland Spinner Daley Spin Flourish (or Jerry Andrus?), card changes, top card of double is pushed flush during spinning action
Cardopolis (Issue 1) 29
Pascal Monmoine The Domino Effect two cards
Inspired by Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 6) 1227
Frank Shields Catching the Cards from double friction toss
Also published here The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 25
Dr. Jacob Daley Spin Flourish
Equinox 6
Frank Shields Frank Shields Display flourish for displaying four cards between the fingers
Daryl's Psychological Assembly 11
Daryl Martinez Touches displaying four cards in a flourishy way
Daryl's Psychological Assembly 9
Thomas Hierling Pivot Flourish three cards held at corners, they pivot apart in one row and center card turns over
Related to New Wave Close-Up 79
Unknown Spin Flourish on top of deck, works with double
52 Lovers 143
Paul Harris Instant Replay card jumps off deck into other hand, then back
Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2 No. 9-12 Paul Harris: The Act) 20
Steve Beam Last Initial producing initials with a deck of cards
The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 25) 427
Jerry Sadowitz Fetch! Ace of Spades runs around edge of fanned deck to find selection
Cards on the Table 3
Ken Krenzel Flourish Insertion one-handed insertion of top card in center
Close-up Impact! 96
Unknown Rose Flourish squared deck is spun and smears into a rosetta
Mad Fax and other Mysteries 77
Axel Hecklau Spin the card! card spins between fingers, pin on thumbtip
Hardcore 11
Unknown Whirl Flourish pirouette flourish
Related to Card Finesse II 36
Dr. Jacob Daley Lipop Flourish
Prinzipien in der Praxis 9
Steve Beam The Spinners pirouette flourish, several ideas, see also p. 920 for an idea by Bob Bengal
  • The Wind Up
  • Tired
  • Business Cards I
  • Business Cards II
Related to The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 46) 834
Edward Marlo Bar Spin card spins on table and transforms, either face down or visibly face up
The Olram File (Issue 15) 2
Unknown 両手の間のスプレッド (Spread between two hands) Two handed spread
Larry Jennings's Card Technique 19
Jerry Andrus Der Wirbel card spins between fingers
Also published here
  • "The Twirl" (Andrus Deals You In, 1956, p. 99)
Persönliche Notizen zum Seminar 8
Meir Yedid The Faro Flourish double cascade
Related to Magical Wishes 26
Al Baker Umbrella Move opening a folded card
Cardshark 136
Unknown The Dribble
40 Years at the Forks 17
Ron Bell Spinner flourish to remove outjogged card from deck
Natural Selections 84
Paul Harris Three Way Display method to display full deck in three fanned piles on table
The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue Super Magic) 131
Daryl Martinez, Paul Harris Flap Jacks indifferent cards transform into jacks and appear in a visual display
The Art of Astonishment — Book 2 (Issue Close-up Fantasies 1 & 2) 203
Tony Miller Pre-Mixed Flap Jacks another set-up for "Flap Jacks"
The Art of Astonishment — Book 2 (Issue Close-up Fantasies 1 & 2) 207
Paul Harris Just Call Me Mr. Wonderful one-handed method to take deck out of case and fan it
Also published here The Art of Astonishment — Book 3 (Issue Close-up Fantasies Finale) 83
Paul Harris, Daryl Martinez, Eddie Fechter Instant Replay card jumps off deck into other hand, then back
Also published here The Art of Astonishment — Book 3 (Issue Close-up Kinda Guy) 115
Paul Harris Simple Switch card from top visibly switches place with card in other hand
Also published here The Art of Astonishment — Book 3 (Issue Close-up Kinda Guy) 119
James Swain Four-Card Display
Miracles with Cards 21
Eric DeCamps Through The Fist Flourish variation
L.I.N.T. - Pocket Stuff for Close-Up Magicians 42
Unknown Pivot Flourish same as Hierling's
Related to Wild Cards Primera 4
Simon Lovell Spinnup! outjogged card spun around fingers, Jerry Andrus Twirl
Simon Says! 176
Lee Asher Yo cards are thrown yoyo-like
Sex Sells 6
Helge Thun The Flip-Flap Flourish top card swirls through fingers and back onto the deck
The Book 104
Dai Vernon Twist Flourish
Card College — Volume 3 614
Paul Harris, Eddie Fechter, Daryl Martinez Snap-Over Move
Related to The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 69) 1436
Matt Corin Spin Flourish outjogged card spins around pivot point of first left finger
Related toAlso published here
  • in "The Time Machine" (Genii, Sept. 1996, p. 922)
Tricks of my Trade 140
Ellis Stanyon Jerking Up the Pack from the Table with One Hand No. 9, coaster stunt with cards
Variations Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 300
Ellis Stanyon Jerking Up the Pack from the Back of the Left Hand No. 10, hand instead of table
Inspired by Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 300
Ellis Stanyon Catching the Pack from the Elbow No. 13
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 304
Ellis Stanyon The Accordion One-Handed Shuffle No. 20, not real shuffle
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 306
Ellis Stanyon Catching Two Heaps of Cards from the Back of the Hand No. 21
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 307
Ellis Stanyon An Exciting "Drop" from the Back of the Hand No. 31
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 311
Andreas Edmüller The Twin Falls Shuffle double waterfall
Related to Card College - Volume 4 1017
Frank Shields The Frank Shields Display
Also published here Card College — Volume 4 1020
Unknown The Pirouette
Card College - Volume 4 1022
Jerry Andrus The Twirl
Also published here
  • "The Twirl" (Andrus Deals You In, 1956, p. 99)
Card College — Volume 4 1022
Ron Bauer Fanning Powder Notes with bills
Hornswoggled Again! 17
Dan Buck, Dave Buck One Card Flourish top card of deck dances around between both thumbs
Artifice, Ruse, and Subterfuge in the Hands 25
Dan Buck, Dave Buck, Ashford Kneitel A.K. Nightmare four Aces held in hands, they move into pretty display, two methods
Artifice, Ruse, and Subterfuge in the Hands 28
Herb Zarrow Z grip starting position for following cuts
Artifice, Ruse, and Subterfuge in the Hands 44
Tyler Wilson Displayboy flourish to spin out a card that sticks out half-way from front
Related to
  • "The Twirl" (Andrus Deals You In, 1956, p. 99)
Also published here
Twisting To The Acers 13
Tyler Wilson Displayboy flourish to spin out a card that sticks out half-way from front
Also published here Just be Glad my Name isn't Greg 19
Tyler Wilson Displayboy flourish to spin out a card that sticks out half-way from front
Also published here Dominatricks 36
Kevin Ho Raccoon Single card spins around thumb
Smooth Operations 30
Jerry Andrus The Twirl
The Magic of Ascanio — More Studies of Card Magic 196
Mike Rogers Around the World card moves around the packet
One Degree 102
Dave Buck Molecule Bottom Palm Palm card from center of the deck using a flourish to rotate the deck around the thumb
If An Octopus Could Palm 81
John Born Riding the LePaul Flourish with the LePaul Spread, to insert a card into the spread by having card ride on top of spread
Inspired by Seeking the Bridge 160
Frank Shields Four Card Display Move flourish turnover of four cards after Hofziner Card Catch
Gourmet Card Magic 16
Chris Mayhew Trinado gag flourish cut
Seventeen Secrets - Volume 2 37
Dai Vernon Twist Flourish as used in Twisting the Aces
The Magic of Steven Hamilton 31
Dan Buck, Dave Buck Swirly flourish for in-the-hands riffle shuffle

Card Men 37
Michael Weber Pirouette Flourish whirl flourish
A Fuego Lento — Volumen I 66
T. G. Murphy Brief description of the TG Murphy Deck Flip one-handed turnover of deck in left hand
Card Coffee Collective 28
Frank Shields Catching the Cards Frank Shields Display, from double friction toss
Also published here Facsimile (Issue 6) 4
Harapan Ong SpreadShot Spinning a card from a spread into the air, causing it to flip over in the process and land on the spread
Wabi-Sabi 36
Dr. Jacob Daley Spin Flourish here creditet to Steve Freeman
Grand Livre de Cartomagie 114
Steve Forte one-handed split-over deck cut for riffle shuffle and both halves are flipped over with one hand
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 998
Steve Forte upside-down cascade after tabled shuffle
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 999
Steve Forte propelled spin-cut deck in riffle shuffle position, top half spins up and flips over
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 999
Steve Forte round and round single cards flip around two halves in both hands
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 1010
Steve Forte packet spins, snaps, and twirls flourishy way to place last packet of a strip cut to the top
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 1000