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by retepnap
December 27th, 2011, 4:50 pm
Forum: Columns
Topic: Giobbi's Column on deck switches
Replies: 10
Views: 3902

Re: Giobbi's Column on deck switches

Thanks Bob! I will relay the info!
by retepnap
December 27th, 2011, 2:22 pm
Forum: Columns
Topic: Giobbi's Column on deck switches
Replies: 10
Views: 3902

Re: Giobbi's Column on deck switches

I am wondering what month and issue this column was in, I have the magazine but it is packed away at the moment, i am preparing to move, and I wanted to tell someone what back issue to get because they want the article. Any help is greatly appreciated.
by retepnap
November 30th, 2011, 9:08 pm
Forum: Magician's Local Hangouts
Topic: Magic in New Jersey...Central Jersey...anyone???
Replies: 0
Views: 315

Magic in New Jersey...Central Jersey...anyone???

I'll be moving back to New Jersey, Bordentown to be exact, next month, just south of trenton, not to far from Princeton, north of Cherry Hill, wondering if there were any shops or magicians around that way. If so would love to meet up , hang out,etc...
by retepnap
January 22nd, 2010, 2:22 pm
Forum: Columns
Topic: My Show Name (Tom Stone's challenge from his February column)
Replies: 34
Views: 7183

Re: My Show Name (Tom Stone's challenge from his February column)

" A Study of Magic" by Retep Nap... my characters name is Retep Nap, which is Peter Pan Backwards. He is a "Dark" Peter Pan Character. A character i came up with years ago as an alter ego for the experimental band i have been with for ten years... He is quite adept with a pack of...
by retepnap
July 3rd, 2009, 10:04 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Coin Matrix
Replies: 7
Views: 802

Re: Coin Matrix

after one does the original matrix, four coins travel to under one card, one by one...what are some suggestions of what to do next, i really dont want to do it again, and my better judgement tells me not to do a bare hands matrix... mostly because the patter i am using... i had thought of doing some...
by retepnap
July 3rd, 2009, 9:40 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Coin Matrix
Replies: 7
Views: 802

Re: Coin Matrix

thank you i'll check them out...
by retepnap
July 3rd, 2009, 8:29 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Coin Matrix
Replies: 7
Views: 802

Coin Matrix

I'm looking for a way to expand my coin matrix, who are some magicians i can research and study their routines?

also is the "matrix gods way" a good resource, and if there are any others which ones?

thank you
by retepnap
August 17th, 2008, 12:32 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: If you had to show ONE card trick what would it be???
Replies: 90
Views: 13829

Re: If you had to show ONE card trick what would it be???

the "invisible palm switch" that was featured in genii a few months ago by Jack Parker i think, he passed away from cancer, i have been doing that trick a lot as of lately as well as his "oddservation/detour" trick...but i like the "invisible palm switch" the best, i ha...
by retepnap
June 15th, 2008, 2:32 pm
Forum: Magicana
Topic: A Loaded Question for the Readers of Genii
Replies: 136
Views: 33078

Re: A Loaded Question for the Readers of Genii

i don't know if anyone else would be interested but i would love to see some packet tricks or ideas for them, some you could do with a regular deck, i have been doing the "shortchanged" one that was in genii awhile ago, and i have been rereading my "counthesaurus" and playing aro...
by retepnap
May 8th, 2008, 11:49 am
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: MacDonald's Aces Handlings
Replies: 52
Views: 9946

Re: MacDonald's Aces Handlings

thanks
by retepnap
May 2nd, 2008, 9:24 am
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: MacDonald's Aces Handlings
Replies: 52
Views: 9946

Re: MacDonald's Aces Handlings

i know the productions and vanishes are not from the book, i was just talking about the patter, i learned the way from the book but didnt like the way you had to lay the supposed queens face down, so when i saw the handleing Ricky Jay does, and realized its basically the same as the MacDonald aces, ...
by retepnap
May 1st, 2008, 3:29 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: MacDonald's Aces Handlings
Replies: 52
Views: 9946

Re: MacDonald's Aces Handlings

does anyone do the Erdnase version with the Queens? The one that Ricky Jay does in his show? i made the cards and use that everytime i perform it, i know its not MacDonalds aces, but i use the same handling that i learned from the Dingle handling in genii, only with the patter from Erdnase...i feel ...
by retepnap
May 1st, 2008, 3:19 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Help with Strike Second
Replies: 12
Views: 2395

Re: Help with Strike Second

a very light mechanics grip works best for me, i practiced for a while doing it very very slowly and holding the pack with as little pressure as possible, and after a while it became almost second nature, another good way to practice is to deal seconds everytime you play any card game with friends o...
by retepnap
April 12th, 2008, 1:00 pm
Forum: Magician's Local Hangouts
Topic: magicians in eastern end of long island ny
Replies: 6
Views: 2037

magicians in eastern end of long island ny

i live in east hampton long island as was just wondering if there are any other magicians around here, i have yet to hear of or see any here, i'm wondering if i'm the only one?

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