Written by Dondrake

Work of Dondrake

45 pages (Spiralbound), published by unknown publisher
Illustrated with drawings by Gary Darwin.
Language: English

(33 entries)


Creators Title Comments & References Page Categories
Dondrake Dedication Dedication to Gary Darwin / Acknowledgements 2
Gary Darwin Foreword 3
Dondrake Preface 4
Dondrake The Early Years History of black art 5
Dondrake BlackArt in the Parlor More history on black art 6
Dondrake Build a Wizard's Window Black art background 7
Dondrake Handling BlackArt Cards - Vanishing Card
- Vanishing Jumbo Card
- Diminishing Card
Dondrake Building a BlackArt Backdrop Black art curtains 12
Dondrake Using the Right Material 14
Dondrake BlackArt Lighting How to do lighting on stage for black art illusions 15
Dondrake The Wizard's Curtain Three different ways to set up a stage for black art illusions 16
Dondrake The BlackArt Table 19
Dondrake BlackArt Well Table 20
Dondrake Wizard's Table 21
Dondrake The Flying Carpet Magicians levitates while sitting on flying carpet 24
Dondrake The Hindu Rope Trick Rope levitates out of basket, boy climbs up, disappears in smoke, rope falls down 25
Dondrake Fantasy Dove Cardboard dove visually changes into real dove in full view 26
Dondrake Floating Into and Out of the Body Girl levitates, gets absorbed into magician's body, then comes out of his body before floating down 27
Dondrake Stretching Rope Rope stretches in length 28
Dondrake BlackArt Prediction Use black art to load prediction 29
Dondrake Jumbo Card Frame Three card monte with jumbo cards in a frame, using black art 30
Dondrake BlackArt Milk Routine Milk poured into newspaper cone, liquid vanishes 31
Dondrake Paper Bag Productions Produce bulky items from empty paper bag 32
Dondrake Darwin's BlackArt Striptease Lady's clothes slowly float away from her body one by one into a basket, then clothes in basket vanish 33
Gary Darwin Darwin's Missing Fingers Magician visually pulls off fingers off of gloved hand and places fingers into top hat. Glove removed, fingers pop back onto hand 34
Gary Darwin Darwin's Ever Loaded Hat Method to secretly load top hat 36
Gary Darwin Darwin's BlackArt Lota Lota vase keeps refilling indefinitely, longer than it should 37
Gary Darwin Darwin's Steel Rod Through Body Push steel rod through body 38
Gary Darwin Darwin's Exorcist Live! Woman brought on stage begins to get possessed by a demon, head floats around, body levitates etc. 39
Chad Sanborn The Cloned Lady Hand pulled off a lady, and then put back 42
The Future of Magic, Ken and James The Broken and Restored Heart Girl vanishes behind newspaper, newspaper torn and restored, girl appears again 43
Dondrake Afterword 44
Dondrake Acknowledgements 45