Of Risking & Tricking

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Happy August everybody! I hope that this month brings all of you a fresh flood of wonder and excitement, as much as you can take in. So, for the last few months while I have been traveling around the country. I have been getting a surprising amount of requests to do the bullet catch trick. I had however just recently, performed a compound bow and arrow catch, for an archery convention. Does that count? If … Read More

The Magic I Saw Through

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Hey guys! I hope this coming week is a spectacular one! I have been in the studio rehearsing non stop and almost forgot to write this blog post. I wanted to briefly talk about one of the most classic illusions magicians have been known for. The old, saw the woman in half trick! Back in the 1850’s this wondrous idea was in it’s infancy, an impractical mystery woven in a memoir to entertain the masses, … Read More

The Astounding Mr. Potter

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Hey guys! Did all of you have a spectacular Independence Day in the states?!? Being that this last weekend was a celebration of our nation’s independence as a new nation by the signing of our cherished Declaration of Independence in 1776. I wanted to briefly talk about our nation’s first born magician! Born in Massachusetts in 1783, Richard Potter, the son of an English tax collector (his father) and an African serving maid (his mother), … Read More

Into The Precognition

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Hey guys! In this blog post I am going to be briefly talking about the all mysterious and mystifying skill of mentalism. Oracles, seers, psychics, mediums, soothsayers, mystics and spiritualists have been around for more than a millennia. As far back in history as the Old Testament in the Bible, there have been men and women predicting and revealing unknowable secrets to the masses. However, the earliest known “entertainment performance” of a mentalist act was … Read More

Torn & Reinvented

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Hey guys and gals! Was your weekend exciting? If you live in Las Vegas, are you staying cool? In this blog post I wanted to briefly talk about the illusion called, The Torn & Restored. Now, I say torn and restored because there are quite a lot of versions of this illusion. The most popular nowadays, is when it is performed on a playing card. But the illusion is also performed on any kind of … Read More

More Than 6 Dimensions

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Hey guys. This weekend has been so amazingly busy and has been seriously testing my creativity. Which has brought to the for front of my thoughts, a reality inspired illusion I developed that I had been wanting to talk about. It is quite simply called, The Cube. I won’t necessarily explain the illusion, (I will leave a link at the end of this post of a video clip) but instead, I will tell you about … Read More

Colors & Conjuring

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Hey guys! Was your Memorial Day weekend a great one? In this post I wanted to talk about a simple and quite engaging effect that has inspired many a Mage. It quite simply is called The Color Cube. It is a divining illusion that most every magician has performed in their youth. However, what is more intriguing is that the color cube has deep roots in European history. It is said that the early Druids … Read More

Clairvoyant Confection

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Hey guys! If you dont already know this, I am a huge sweets aficionado. I LOVE candy and anything sweet. So you could imagine how much I love deserts! Since I am a pretty good baker, my friend last week gave me the most insanity amazing recipe to try out.   They of course are my current favorites. Below is the recipe. I hope you have a chance to try them out!   Marshmallow Buttercream … Read More

Intuition & Magic Often Coincide.

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As a child, Seth Grabel’s intuition superseded his age.  He would often predict the future and visualize events before they happened. At an early age Seth experienced an out of body realization.  This took him into another world of wonder and amazement, his imagination.  His imagination soon began to create elaborate worlds of Magical Experiences. Grabel uses his imagination’s ability to create a stunning magical performance.  He tailors every event to his audience; with a … Read More