The Art of Switching Decks by Roberto Giobbi and Hermetic Press - Book

Price $55.00

+ Earn $3 reward points [What are these?]

 Shipping Time: Usually Ships in 1 Business Day!
Quantity Guaranteed - More than 24 units left!



Add to Cart:




The strongest card tricks most often depend on a stack or special deck. Unfortunately, if you start with a gaffed deck, as soon as you have accomplished the impossible feat, its very strength causes audiences to say, "Let me see those cards!" With a deck switch, they can, because you just switched the gaffed deck for a normal one, which they can even take home! A deck switch can also allow you to start with an ordinary deck, convince everyone it's you and not the cards causing the magic-then you switch in your gaffed or stacked deck and unleash a stunning effect. Deck switches can create extraordinary, incomprehensible effects-as long as the switch isn't detected or suspected.

And there lies the challenge. Everyone knows about switching decks. We've all heard that card cheats do it, and magicians. In reality, though, very few magicians switch decks, because it is commonly perceived as too difficult to get away with. And since everyone knows about switching decks, even a suspicion that a deck switch might have occurred can completely undermine a performance. Therefore, if you use any deck switch, it must be not only imperceptible, but also unimaginable.

Roberto Giobbi teaches you precisely how to do this-standing, seated, with and without a jacket-using shrewd psychology, not knuckle-busting sleights or special gimmicks or apparatus. The only things required to do these professional switches are decks of cards and your pockets. Giobbi teaches dozens of methods for imperceptibly switching decks, along with the psychological principles behind them; principles that allow the reader to apply and modify deck switching techniques to suit any circumstance.

And along the way, Giobbi explains some very strong card magic.

As is expected from Roberto Giobbi, the techniques and tricks in this book are not pipe dreams. They come from his professional repertoire, sharpened by hundreds of performances and explained with all the detail only a world-class teacher can bring to a subject.

There is no other book devoted to this important topic-and it holds information that will be of tremendous value to beginning and advanced card magicians alike. The Art of Switching Decks is an in-depth study teaching over 30 deck switches and a few remarkable tricks.

Approximately: 163 pages 10.25" x 7.25" -Hardcover





Estimated Arrival: Thursday 10 March, 2016.

Customers who bought this product also purchased...
5" 3D Rabbit Goshman

The best looking sponge rabbits available, Magic by Gosh's 3-D Rabbits are perfect for the classic multiplying rabbit routine. Tan in color with ... more info -

$5.25
Sale: $4.10
Save: 22% off
Shipping Time: usually ships within 1 business day!
(Availability Guaranteed - 50 left!)


Mesika Wax by Yigal Mesika - Trick

This box contains 150 pellets of clear wax, perfectly suited for use with Yigal Mesika reels and other invisible thread products. This cleverly ... more info -

$8.00
Shipping Time: usually ships within 1 business day!
(Availability Guaranteed - 146 left!)


Millennium Pack by Diamond Jim Tyler

With these two gaffed decks you can create some of the best trick decks from the past century, like: - Stripper Deck - Svengali Deck - 50/50 Force ... more info -

$30.00
Sale: $23.40
Save: 22% off
Shipping Time: usually ships within 1 business day!
(Availability Not Guaranteed - 0 left!)


Sign Up for our Newsletter

Ask a question about the The Art of Switching Decks by Roberto Giobbi and Hermetic Press - Book





Login

Testimonials

Always Reliable

I ordered Swami/Mantra from another site and a month later the book hadn't shipped, so I came to MJM and within a week it was at my door step. Then I...
Read More ->


Fantastic service

Fantastic service and very pleasant communication with this dealer. I recommand MJM Magic to all my freinds magician and prospect.
Read More ->


Once again, Super service.

I had a question that Jeff was able to help me with. His suggestions were varied and useful and will help me very soon. Thanks for going the extra...
Read More ->


First Order

Placed my first order March 1st. I expected at least a couple of weeks since I had ordered some special items. Yet my order arrived in full on March...
Read More ->


Service plus

G'Day I have placed a few orders with MJM over the last few months and would like to congratulate the team on their products ,service, price and...
Read More ->


Have an Effect?

Submit A Trick