Every expert card magician has one thing in common: they have mastered the basics. Therefore, we have put together over 20 video lessons ranging from how to hold a deck to advanced card flourishes to help you familarize yourselves with the fundamental and essential card sleghts.
Learn how to spread playing cards like a professional magician.
A flashy and easy one-handed cut that all card magicians should learn.
Grab everyone's attention before your favorite card trick by learning this amazing card flourish.
Learn the proper way to hold a deck of cards for card magic tricks.
Flip the deck of cards in the air and catch it cleanly with this classic card flourish.
A fun and elegant card flourish that every beginner card magician should learn.
An essential card magic grip that all magicians must learn.
A versatile shuffle for beginner card magicians that can be used for everything from forcing a playing card to controlling cards.
Learn the fun and easy multi-packet cut that inspired the Sybil Cut.
A fundamental beginner card magic flourish that adds a touch of elegance to any card trick.
A basic card sleight used for false shuffles and controlling playing cards in a variety of easy card tricks.
Learn how to spin a playing card on your finger like a basketball with this visually impressive beginner card flourish.
An easy card flourish that allows you widely spread the playing cards and establish your credibility as a skilled magician or cardist.
Discover how to shuffle the deck while secretly maintaining certain playing cards in the bottom part of the deck.
A beginner card sleight that allows you to control certain playing cards in the top part of the deck while it's being shuffled.
Every card magician must learn this proper way to shuffle a deck of cards.
An elegant way to cut and shuffle playing cards on a table that any magician or poker player should learn.
A simple false cut that any beginner card magician can do.
If you want to perform cardistry or card flourishes, you'll need to first learn the Straddle Grip.
Shuffle or control playing cards with this basic method for cutting a deck of cards that is regularly used by everyone from beginner magicians to professional magicians.
From card magicians to poker players, anyone who uses playing cards can benefit from learning how to properly shuffle a deck of cards on a table.
Add a beautiful flourish to the end of your table shuffle with the Table Bridge Shuffle.
This essential card sleight is both a display of skill and an elegant way to have a playing card selected or returned to the deck.
This quick and flashy card flourish is one of the most popular cardistry moves and is a fundamental card sleight for any card magician.
A super easy way to cut a deck of cards like a professional magician.
Beautifully transfer playing cards from hand to hand with this basic card sleight for beginner card magicians.