Who is Vallarino?

Vallarino card magic book by Vanishing Inc

With the launch of Vallarino, the creative genius of French Magician Jean-Pierre Vallarino is finally getting the recognition it deserves on a global scale. Containing a lifetime's worth of work, this is one of the most incredible collections of amazing card magic and coin magic we've ever seen. As such, it has many magicians eager to learn more about the legendary FISM-winner.

Who is Vallarino?

Jean-Pierre Vallarino is a master of sleight-of-hand magic, specializing in coin magic, card magic, and close-up magic. His signature style combines classic techniques with modern twists, creating unique and memorable performances that have won him fans all over the world.

Vallarino's interest in learning magic tricks and learning card tricks began at a young age, when he was first introduced to the art by his father. As a child, he was fascinated by the tricks and illusions he saw, and he began to practice magic as a hobby. However, it wasn't until he was a teenager that he began to take magic seriously and pursue it as a career.

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Despite not having any formal training in magic, Vallarino quickly became known for his talent and skill. He spent countless hours practicing and refining his sleight of hand moves, and even developed his own unique style and repertoire of tricks. He began performing at local events and competitions, winning awards and building a following.

In 1983, Vallarino's career took off when he won first prize at the French Championship of Magic. This was a major turning point for him, as it gave him the recognition and exposure he needed to take his career to the next level. He began performing on television shows in France and internationally, quickly gaining a reputation as one of the most talented magicians of his generation.

Vallarino's performances are known for their elegance and sophistication. He has a charismatic stage presence and a natural sense of showmanship that captivates audiences. His use of props is minimal, and he relies mainly on his skills and technique to create illusions that seem impossible.

Teaching Magic to Others

In addition to his performances, Vallarino is also known for his contributions to the world of magic instruction. He has written several essential magic books, including La Magie des Cartes and La Magie des Pieces (which roughly translates to Card Magic and Coin Magic). He has also produced instructional magic DVDs on coin magic and card magic, which have become popular among aspiring magicians around the world.

Vallarino has also hosted workshops and lectures on magic, where he shares his knowledge and expertise with others. He is known for his generosity and willingness to help others learn, and he has inspired countless magicians to pursue their dreams and develop their own unique styles.

Award-Winning Magic Tricks

Over the years, Vallarino has received numerous awards and accolades for his contributions to the world of magic. In addition to winning the French Championship of Magic, he has won the International Magic Convention in London and the International Magic Festival in China. In 2016, he was awarded the title of "Illusionist of the Year" at the International Festival of Magic in Paris.

Today, Jean-Pierre Vallarino is considered one of the greatest magicians of all time. He continues to perform and teach magic, inspiring new generations of magicians around the world. His legacy in the world of magic is a testament to his hard work, creativity, and passion for the art of illusion.

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Honoring His Legacy

Despite his prodigious career, Vallarino's greatest works had never been compiled in one place. That all changed in March 2023 when Vanishing Inc. released Vallarino, a lavish, beautiful, 320-page hardcover book containing the secrets to the best magic tricks ever created by Jean-Pierre Vallarino.

Vallarino is one of the strongest collections of practical, powerful close up magic ever offered in one book. Especially when you consider that, for the first time, you can learn the secrets to Vallarino's award-winning FISM act. In total, Vallarino features more than 60 complete routines and 25 original sleight of hand moves.

Everything is superbly described by one of magic’s premiere writers, the extremely talented John Lovick. Each description is accompanied by more than 2,000 gorgeous photographs from Sophie Duval.

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There’s not another book we can think of that contains so much visual, amazing coin and card magic. Vallarino will keep you busy for years. We’re so honored for the chance to help cement the legacy of this legend.

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