Swat's New

A flea circus style card trick from the pages of Magigram magazine. Another installment of "Lost In Print."

Published: September 19, 2023

Half-Baked Ideas

These unfinished ideas are shared to spark your own creativity. Take my raw idea and run with it to create something unique.

Published: September 13, 2023

Your Magic Origin Story

Every hero starts somewhere. Turn your magical beginnings into a performance ready routine and add some heartfelt honesty to your show.

Published: September 6, 2023

Sales Report on My First Download

I released my first "mainstream" magic download. Here's the full report on how many I sold, and how much money I made from it. Was it worth it?

Published: August 30, 2023

Sid's Money Stretcher

This idea from Sid Lorraine puts a new twist on the classic "money maker" prop. From the "Lost In Print" video series.

Published: August 3, 2023

Three Prop Problems Solved

Lumpy sponge balls, wrinkled silks, and frayed ropes be gone! These simple solutions can be done anytime, anywhere, to keep your show looking sharp.

Published: July 4, 2023

Take My Advice

Some magicians keep their distance from the magic community because of bad advice. Be it unwelcome, unwarranted, or unfounded. In this episode Ryan looks at the wisdom of advice, how it comes to be, and how it gets passed along.

Published: June 27, 2023

The Conversational Approach to Close-Up

To minimize the feeling of barging in as an interruption I've developed a close-up repertoire which lets the audience guide the flow of conversation woven with magic.

Published: June 21, 2023

Inside Lubor Fiedler's Brain

Enjoy these videos from the lab of a magical mad scientist exploring principles never seen before or since.

Published: June 2, 2023

Time Distortion

A unique application of Masuda's WOW gimmick to create a time travelling triumph.

Published: May 30, 2023

Down-Under Rope and Ring Release

Learn this "Lost In Print" ring and rope move by Peter Rowe, which relies on one subtle action instead of fast movements to remove the ring from the rope.

Published: May 16, 2023

Safety Pin Tricks

A collection of lessons for new and old magical ideas with safety pins.

Published: May 11, 2023

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