1997
Written by Jon LeClair
Work of Jon LeClair
160 pages (Hardcover), published by Agency of World Entertainment
Illustrated with drawings by Tony Dunn
Language: English
30 entries
Cover photograph
Creators Title Comments & References Page Categories
Jon LeClair Acknowledgements
2
Dean Young Forward
9
Eugene Burger Prologue - Jon LeClair's Animator
  • 1. The Animated Matchstick
  • 2. The Static Card
  • 3. The Haunted Knife
11
Jon LeClair Introduction
17
Jon LeClair Conquering Invisible Thread
25
Jon LeClair The LeClair Animator invisible thread hook-up
  • Wha Is The LeClair Animator
  • Assembling The LeClair Animator
  • Utilizing The LeClair Animator
  • Lighting The LeClair Animator
29
Jon LeClair Utility Thread Handling Techniques
  • The Middle Finger-To-Thumb Putty Transfer
  • Forefinger Maneuvers
57
Jon LeClair The Effects
63
Jon LeClair Floating Bill crumpled up
65
Jon LeClair Erectile Bill bill folded lengthwise
75
Jon LeClair Thread Breakage
81
Jon LeClair Animated Matchbox
83
Jon LeClair The Pendulum Principle pendulum motion when floating with an invisible thread
87
Jon LeClair Defying Death paper with living person levitates
89
Jon LeClair Debunking the Debunker on people suspecting thread
95
Jon LeClair Jamy Ian Swiss' Animated Ring ring moves on pencil
Inspired by 99
Jon LeClair Thread Strength
105
Jon LeClair Swizzle Stick Rise swizzle stick rises out of bottle
107
Jon LeClair Method vs. Gimmick
111
Jon LeClair Cigarette Follies cigarette moves on table
113
Jon LeClair Thread Is Like Oxygen
117
Jon LeClair Knife Locator knife rotates to locate card in dial layout
Related to 119
Jon LeClair Monkey in the Middle
123
Jon LeClair, Alan Skogerbo Tonka Chauffeur toy card moves by itself
125
Jon LeClair Variety Entertainment In The Nude improvising with invisible thread
129
Jon LeClair Animator Rising Card
131
Jon LeClair Static Card card stands on hand on edge
Inspired by
  • "Standing Card" (Gaëton Bloom)
135
Jon LeClair Whirling Card
Inspired by 137
Jon LeClair Impromptu Animated Deck with borrowed deck, tabled or in the hands
145
Jon LeClair Appendix
  • Obtaining Invisible Thread From Nylon Tights
  • Extracting Invisible Threads From A Tight Spot
  • Don't Cut It Out
  • The Main Strand
  • Technical Threads
155
Data entered by Denis Behr.