Most Card tricks require you to know exactly where the selected card is within the deck. Passes and shifts allow you to manipulate selected cards anywhere in the deck without the spectator’s knowledge. This instructional DVD includes step-by-step teaching for 21 card passes and shifts.
These techniques can be used for countless card routines.
1. Classic Pass
The selected card travels to the top of the deck in a fraction of a second. This pass is the foundation of mastering the rest of the shifts.
2. Dribble Shift
With the selected card in the middle of the pack, the rest of the deck is dribbled on top, sealing it in the center. That does’ t stop the spectator’s card from sneaking to the top of the deck.
3. Spin Shift
The chosen card is cut into the center of the deck. A quick spin sends their card right back on top.
4. Sleeve Roll Shift
Control any selected card by just rolling up your sleeves. No one will ever suspect this crazy effect.
5. Spring Shift
Spring the cards and impressively cause the chosen card to also spring to the top of the pack.
6. Point Pass
Lose the chosen card anywhere in the deck. Point to the spectator and ask if they saw where their card went. They think they know, but their card has mysteriously changed locations.
7. Side Slip Pass
Effortlessly control any card to the top of the deck when you turn to face the spectator.
8. Bobble Pass
A gentle bobble is all it takes for the selected card to jump to the top of the pack.
9. Shrug Bobble Variation
Confidently shrug your shoulders and control any card in the deck.This one is a puzzler.
10. 360 Degree Riffle Shift
This shocking effect can be performed from any angle. And, it’s convincing every time.
11. Tan Hock Chuan Plus Pass
Wow your audience by riffling the cards and causing any selected card to rise to the top.
12. Spread Pass
Grab the audience’s attention as you spread the cards and magically bring the selected card to the top.
13. K.N. Shift
Deceptively control the card from the center of the fanned deck. No one will see this one coming.
14. Charlies Cut
Insert the card in between two lifted packets. Close the packets in your hand and gain control of the card.
15. Top Card Cover Pass
This powerful shift allows you to control any card to any position in the deck.
16. One Card Shift
Don’t blink or you’ll miss this. Instantly transport an inserted card to the bottom of the deck.
17. Midnight Shift
Spin the deck and watch the magic happen. This effect can easily be utilized for card color changes.
18. Messy Pass
Mix the cards up and control the selected card to your fingertips.
19. Turnover Pass
Once the chosen card is in the center of the deck, all it takes is a simple turn of the deck to control the card to the top.
20. Rob Stiff Full Tilt Control
Master this incredibly secret card control and discover the many performance possibilities.
21. K.N. Fan Shift
Remove a section of fanned cards from the deck and ace this awesome card shift.