92 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Red Black / Separation / Oil & Water / with Kicker
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Harry Lorayne Faro Blockbuster 3&3, as climax the cards are reversed in deck, some faro shuffles, then deck is separated in red and blacks Deck-Sterity 92
Roy Walton Oil and Queens transformation kickerVariations The Devil's Playthings 15
Karl Fulves Camouflage all cards black as kicker, see also p. 57 Packet Switches (Part Two) 98
Karl Fulves Oil & Water 5&5, cards alternate at climaxRelated to Notes From Underground 3
Karl Fulves Four Gone 4&4, oil and water type routine, unequal transpo kickerVariations Notes From Underground 53
Edward Marlo, Brother John Hamman Double Surprise version of Hamman's "Mumble Jumble", partial rough-smooth The Unexpected Card Book 42
Karl Fulves Oil & Water - Tri It (3&3 separation)
- X3 (3&3 mixing phase)
- The Primaries (4&4 mixing phase)
Related to Epilogue (Issue Special No 5) 311
Alex Elmsley, Edward Marlo, Jon Racherbaumer Oil Slick & Water Wonderful 4&4, alternation climaxRelated to Kabbala - Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 4) 46
Edward Marlo "Cutesey Climax" Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 156
Edward Marlo Oil and Water plus Climaxes 4&4, routine with all black climax Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 148
Jeff Busby Disguised Water 4&4, color changing back kicker for one color Card Cavalcade Finale 13
Philip T. Goldstein Mixed Triplets 3x3, three phases, in the end all cards are black Goldstein's Gallery 12
Karl Fulves Infra Red 4&4
- The Premise
- The Routine:
1. The Shah's Gambit
2. Second Chance
3. Unmisers
4. The Impossible Phase
Variations Four Color Problems 3
Karl Fulves All Blacks when some reds and blacks are mixed together, the cards will always become black, multiple phasesRelated to Four Color Problems 19
Karl Fulves Black Out 2&2, two reds and two blacks mixed, they all change to black, repeated with another set of red and black cards, see p. 1301 for commentRelated toVariations The Chronicles (Issue 22) 1277
Karl Fulves Backless 2&2, backs of one color disappear in stepped spread Color Quik 41
Karl Fulves Slider 3&3, mixed and placed in box which is flicked with first finger, one color jumps out Color Quik 47
Karl Fulves Red Cards Vanish one color vanishesRelated to
  • first method in "Impromptu Holdouts"
Color Quik 49
Karl Fulves Color Quik 2&2, reds and blacks mixed in fan condition, when fan is turned over colors have unmixed, visual, multiple phases, selected card appears as finale and signature on it changes into mirror writing Color Quik 9
Karl Fulves Red Alert 2&2, "Color Quik" with transformation into red kickerInspired by Color Quik 15
Karl Fulves Super Gaff Method 2&2, extra card produced at endInspired by Color Quik 16
Karl Fulves Tying The Knot red and black cards have hole, string through it and pulled up, only one color remains on string, posed as problem Color Quik 23
Karl Fulves Part Three on strength (or lack of) of oil and water plot and finales Color Quik 40
Roy Walton Oil & Water Handkerchief Finale one color penetrates handkerchief, without method Color Quik 40
Karl Fulves Oil & Water Suspension Finale all cards cling to hand, one color then falls off Color Quik 40
Karl Fulves Problem Box spread of four cards placed on card box, two cards vanish and are found inside case, no method Color Quik 44
Karl Fulves Endings - 5 card fooler idea, trick in which 5 stepped cards are printed on cardboard the the queen must be paper clipped from other side
- oil & water packet paper clipped and one color becomes free
Color Quik 48
Karl Fulves Color Migration red and black cards mixed, one color travels under other hand on table one by one or at once, posed as problem Color Quik 50
Sam Schwartz All Red 2&2, two reds and two blacks mixed, they all change to black, repeated with another set of red and black cards, then all eight cards change to redInspired byVariations The Chronicles (Issue 25) 1308
Leslie Scalbert, Fred Castle, Roy Walton Oil and Queens Variation on original trick by Walton, done with jumbo cards - Oil and Water with four Queen kicker Magic With Giant Cards 4
Derek Dingle Oil and Vinegar transformation kickerInspired byVariations The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 167
Jon Racherbaumer Vanishing Oil and Water 4&4, all cards become blank, gaffed The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 1 86
Richard Vollmer Very Nice Oil+Water 4&4, all red kicker Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 9) 673
Philip T. Goldstein Ascension transformation kicker, inspired by of Roy Walton's "Oil and Queens"Inspired byRelated toAlso published here Best of Friends 473
Karl Fulves Bounce Black 4&4, all cards end with same color Six Impromptu Card Tricks 46
Karl Fulves Tactics four spot cards & four picture cards, "Pair Poker", spot cards transform into kings Six Impromptu Card Tricks 47
William P. Miesel Water and Oil Barrons Inspired byVariations Fork Full of Appetizers 29
Ken Krenzel "Unique" Application of Roy Vasquez' "Unique", cards put in case, one color jumps out Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 10) 830
Paul Brignall A Load Of..... blank cards with stickersInspired by Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. Special #3) 23
Stephen Tucker So These Must Be... Inspired by Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. Special #3) 41
Jerry Sadowitz The Five of Diamonds oil and queens, followed by royal couples into pocketsRelated to Cards Hit 24
Alex East The Magician's Name oil and queens, with colored cards, as a kicker the a name appears Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 5) 1215
Stephen Tucker Oil and Kings Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 8 No. 1) 1015
Bob Farmer Mixdemeanor 4&4, oil & water in reverse Best of Friends - Volume II 430
Philip T. Goldstein Queens & Water oil and queens variation Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 9) 1273
Charles Hudson The Visine Trick all black climaxInspired by Best of Friends - Volume II 506
Philip T. Goldstein Brackets faces of red cards vanish in the end (blanko) and their backs change as well, see also page 1991 in issue 11 Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 9) 1277
Edward Marlo An Oil and Water Phase 4&4, with remix phase Formula One Close-Up 66
Gaëtan Bloom S.T.O.W.R.C.T. - The Signed, Torn, Oil, Water, Restored, Card Trick One red, one black card torn into several pieces and mixed. Red and black pieces separate, and one of the card restores. Gaetan Bloom 86 18
Walt Maddison, Harry Lorayne The Sting as packet trick with royal flush kicker, second handling by Harry Lorayne Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10 No. 9) 1393
Edward Marlo An Oil and Water Story 4&4, four phases, surprise kicker Special Effects 80
Roberto Giobbi Öl und wASSEr oil & Queens handling, bottle with oil and water for presentationInspired by CardPerfect 37
Juan Tamariz Anti-Water Finale, Face-up, Face-down 4&4 The Magic Way 143
Juan Tamariz Anti Oil and Water: 4 Methods 4&4, Biddled Anti-Water I - IV The Magic Way 144
Juan Tamariz Antiwater 4&4 The Magic Way 168
Juan Tamariz Biddle - Finale under the Table 4&4, one color penetrates table The Magic Way 139
R. K. Miller Red Limit 2&2, two reds and two blacks mixed, they all change to black, repeated with another set of red and black cardsInspired by Interlocutor (Issue 49) 219
Richard Vollmer Oil and Aces 4&4, one packet transforms to acesRelated to Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 12 No. 10) 1696
Jerry Sadowitz Split Marriages Royal Marriages theme, instant reverse oil and water with kings and queens Cards on the Table 46
Brother John Hamman The Jacks Come Back 2&2, oil water with four jacks, transformation into aces The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 101
Bruce Cervon The Spotted Black & White Trick 4&4, using cardboard pieces that are black and white without border, as climax the black cards have red spots, five phases The Black & White Trick 95
Philip T. Goldstein Ascension transformation kicker, inspired by Roy Walton's "Oil and Queens"Also published here Focus 50
José Carroll Oil and Water in a Wine Glass plays large, vertical, 4&4, one color disappears as climaxVariations 52 Lovers — Volume II 59
John Carney Oil on Troubled Waters 3&3, deck separation climax Carneycopia 234
Bob Stencel, Terry LaGerould Age of Reason 4&4, based on Roy Walton's "Oil and Queens" Card Finesse II 274
David Bendix Dave Bendix Variation 4&4, of Roy Walton's "Oil and Queens" Card Finesse II 276
Dave Campbell Oil & Water Plus 4&4, using cards with OIL and WATER printed on them, they change into pictures of other drinks and whiskeys as finaleInspired byAlso published here New Sorcerer (Vol. 1 No. 3) 8
Peter Duffie An Odin Sequel Inspired by Applications 24
Randy Tanner Reset Finale after Reset routine the packets are put on top of each other and cards are suddenly alternated in pairs Card File 8
Karl Fulves Mixed Marriages 4&4, reverse mixing phase Rigmarole (Issue 8) 93
Michael Skinner Oil and Water Rides Again 4&4, three phases, all red climax Classic Sampler 9
Pablo Domenèch Rojas, Negras... Y Cuatro Ases one phase Oil and Queens routine La Magia de Pablo Domènech 60
Unknown Pas Possible (Trick shown to Dominique Duvivier by a stranger who calls himself Commander Ryno) Oil and Water with Oil and Queens type of ending, but with color changing backs as wellInspired byVariations Magie Duvivier 99
Dominique Duvivier Mulligan's Moot Pas Possible variation with less discrepancies, similar effectInspired by Magie Duvivier 101
Steven Hamilton Mixing With Royalty one packet changes into QueensInspired byAlso published here Five Times Five — Scotland 63
Alex Elmsley Colour Filter four red cards are interlaced with four black cards, then wrapped in handkerchief, cards of one color penetrate silk Come A Little Closer 48
Justin Higham Collected Oil and Water - Streamlined two methodsInspired by
  • "Collected Oil and Water" (Justing Higham, Card Notes)
The Simulation of Miracles 26
Darwin Ortiz Ultimate Oil & Water 3&3, deck seperation and remix climaxInspired by Scams & Fantasies with Cards 158
Dave Campbell Dave's Oil and Water "(Oil and Water Classic)"
4&4, using cards with oil and water pictures printed on them, they change into pictures of other drinks and whiskeys as finale
Also published here The Dave Campbell Legacy 197
Ray Kosby, Dai Vernon, Larry Jennings K.J.V. Oil and Water 4&4, four phases, with mixing phase Up In Smoke 21
Larry Jennings Oil And Water 4&4, all black finale Up In Smoke 28
Jack Avis Jack Avis Notes on All Red 2&2, handling variationInspired by Rara Avis 20
Paul Gordon Oil & Water Startler 4&4, transformation kickerInspired by Best of Friends - Volume III 358
Denis Behr Oil & Water 3&3, deck separation as climax Handcrafted Card Magic 66
Denis Behr, Angelo Carbone Oil & Water Finale cards separate even though they are pinned together with brass fastener, gaffedInspired by Handcrafted Card Magic 76
Nick Trost, Roy Walton Another "Oil and Queens" Subtle Card Creations - Volume 1 10
Sveroni Der Frauenschwarm oil and queens variationInspired by Heureka! 13
Román García Agua y Aceite ideas the faro fan for Oil and Water
- Evaporación y condensación (à la Carroll, one color vanishes and reappears)
- Agitación
Inspired by Nanomagias 138
Alexander de Cova, Richard Vollmer Murmeltier 4&4 Seminar-Leviten 3
Wolfgang Moser Öl & Wasser 3x3 with hole deck kicker Kreationen 21
Steven Hamilton Mixing with Royalty one packet changes into QueensAlso published here The Magic of Steven Hamilton 93
Eric Stevens Aqua Pura Oil and Water routine, end with all the cards becoming red, and producing shot glass of liquid from a fan of cards Skybound 61