15 entries in Spongeball / Growing & Shrinking
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Bobby Bernard Spooky Sponge sponge ball is put in a bowl and grows, miniature globe with hole
1958 Magic in Miniature 5
Remo Inzani Sponge Ball Routine potato as finale
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 297
Bob Baxter Sleightly Superlative
1976 The Encyclopedia of Sponge Ball Magic 132
Karrell Fox The Enlarging Sponge Ball sponge ball wrapped in handkerchief, grows visibly
1976 Clever.... Like a Fox 33
Tan Hock Chuan Moon Rock Mystery Small rock grows into large rock after light is shone on it
1977 The Magic of Tan Hock Chuan 40
Karl Fulves Sponge Ball Problem sponge ball inflates visibly or in paper bag, posed as problem
Related to 1978 Interlocutor (Issue 22) 85
Henry Mayol Fee-Fi-Fo-Fum two handlings for growing sponge balls
Aug. 1983 Apocalypse (Vol. 6 No. 8) 810
Alexander de Cova Mikrofon-Gags 1. Das sich vergrößernde Mikrofon (growing sponge)
2. Probleme mit dem Mikro-Ständer
3. Das lange Mikrofon
Also published here 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 2) 22
Alexander de Cova Mikrofon-Gags
  • 1. Das sich vergrößernde Mikrofon (growing sponge)
  • 2. Probleme mit dem Mikro-Ständer
  • 3. Das lange Mikrofon
Also published here 1991 Das Alexander de Cova Seminar 20
Steve Taylor Rush Lintball short sponge ball opening routine, producing two balls, one travels into hand of spectator, growing ball
1999 Real World Magic 162
Jackie McClements The Inflateable Sponge Illusion sponge apparently blown up with straw, Goshman Giant Sponge finale
2004 A Lecture 3
Alexander de Cova Bällchen growing sponge ball, another one transforms into little ones
Also published here 2011 Seminar-Leviten 8
Alexander de Cova Bällchen growing sponge ball, another one transforms into little ones
Also published here Nov. 2012 New Avantgarde Magic (Issue 2) 18
Alexander de Cova Bällchen growing sponge ball, another one transforms into little ones
Also published here Feb. 2013 New Avantgarde Magic (Issue Sondererausgabe MMC) 21
Christian Scherer Der Meister der Kugeln ball and vase with sponge balls and wand, balls travel and change color, jumbo ball appears as a climax
Inspired by
  • Charlie Frye's "Ball and Vase" on DVD "Eccentricks 3"
2014 Schlaglichter 268