6 hours of expert instruction from a close up magic master. The "Eric Jone's Masterclass" is a must-watch for any magician who is not only looking for powerful and practical new effects, but also wants to understand how to perform routines that can entertain audiences of all sizes in different environments.
Eric Jones has been a force in the magic world for many years. He is best known for his exceptional coin magic work and has published many bestselling effects. You may also know him from his successful appearances on Penn & Teller: Fool Us and America's Got Talent. But, what we recognize in Eric's work is a splendid attention to detail and a level of refinement that is worthy of careful study.
Eric's magic is honed over years of work for real audiences. In this incredible Vanishing Inc. Masterclass, he shares some of his most cherished secrets, as well as a variety of new techniques and routines. There is something for every magician as this three-part download covers magic with playing cards and coins, as well as many valuable performance tips. As Eric also understands how to make close-up magic play bigger for larger audiences through the use of a screen, he also discusses how to perform magic that thrives in virtual magic shows.
Download 1 - The Marathon Continues
Eric methodically explores both beginner coin magic and intermediate coin magic in a way that's accessible at all. This includes revealing new and exciting ways to flatten the learning curve associated with palming coins, improving naturalness, maximizing your angles and choosing coin magic that's right for you. You'll also learn how to make coin magic play huge through a screen either in-person or online.
Whether you're new to the world of coin magic or are looking to advance your sleight of hand skills, every magician will walk away with something new to work on.
Sleights covered include:
- Palming 101
- Finger Palm
- Classic Palm
- JW Grip
- Nowhere Palm
Tricks featured include:
- Loose Change
- One Coin Routine
- Lapping Techniques for Live and Virtual Shows
- Spectatorial Triangulation
- And more...
Download 2 - Down The Rabbit Hole
Building on the techniques discussed in the first download, Eric dives deeper down the rabbit hole to help you expand your arsenal with new and amazing ways amazing ways to handle coins. You'll learn helpful ways to spark creativity and will walk away with an understanding of how to fool your audience while also ensuring they are completely entertained. All of this magic will elicit strong reactions in both in-person performances and magic shows on Zoom.
In this lesson, you’ll learn:
- Presenting in virtual spaces/how to create intimacy in virtual magic shows
- O’Farrell Grip
- Imagination Production/Vanish/Change
- Two Coin Transpositions
- Mirage Et Trois 2.0
- Master Move + Variants for virtual
- And more...
Download 3 - Pasteboard Playspace
Eric puts away the coins to take a deep dive into a wide assortment of his best card magic tricks. Effects taught range from easy card tricks for beginners to more challenging effects that will take time to master—but are worth every second. These are amazing card tricks for both in-person and virtual magic shows.
- Two Card Transpo x 3
- Virtual Assembly
- El Cambio Nada
- Swirl Production
- Plus more tips and tricks for live and virtual spaces
Check out Eric Jones' signature deck of custom playing cards - "Esoteric Playing Cards
You'll also receive a special bonus download featuring an incredible Q&A session that Eric filmed live with members of Vanishing Inc. Monthly. This video not only recaps and emphasizes key points from the previous lessons, but also offers it's own unique nuggets of wisdom.