How I Was Bit by The Magic Bug

Most magicians have stories about seeing a Magician when they were 7 or 8 years old, and they were hooked. I don’t remember seeing too many magic shows when I was that age, however. I was around 12 years old when it all started. My father opened up a booth in a...

Why Aren’t There More Female Magicians?

There are many occupations that seem to be dominated more by either men or women. The field of magic is often full of male magicians, and sometimes a female assistant. But unfortunately, the amount of female magicians is few and far between, less than 10% of all...

Did you Know these 10 Facts About Magic?

A magician may not reveal his secrets, but these cool facts may be new to you. How many of these interesting facts have you heard before? The Classic Magician Look The traditional look for magicians came from a performing magician in France named Hermann the Great. He...
Face Painting and Children’s Imaginations

Face Painting and Children’s Imaginations

For most adults, having their child’s face painted is a cute photo opportunity and a quick clean-up later. But what most parents fail to realize is how much face painting means to some kids. Face painting is, for many kids about imagination and playing pretend. But...

A Short History of Magic

Magic has been a part of how we understand the world since man first created fire. The magical and mystical arts have been shrouded in mystery for thousands of years. But some of the most ancient magical illusions and card tricks have been around for centuries, or...
Magic: Fantasy and Reality

Magic: Fantasy and Reality

The true beauty of the magical arts is the blending of reality with fantasy. A magical illusion allows someone to wonder and think. A magicians may not be casting spells like Harry Potter, but there is still a bit of fantasy in it all. That is what a magician’s job...