101 entries in Thread / Invisible Thread
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Unknown Trois Canifs Ayant été Mis Dans un Gobelet d'Argent, l'un des Trois Saute par Terre au Commandement du Spectateur three pocketknives put in a golden goblet, one is chosen and that jumps out of the goblet, forcing of the middle one, with and out where apparently not hearing correctly which one La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 27
Unknown La Danse de L'Oeuf an egg in a hat suddenly sticks to a cane and moves from side to side, performed with music by an orchestra La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 29
Unknown La Tête d'or Sautant & Dansant Dans un Verre, pour Répondre à Diverses Questions a golden miniature head moves in a glass to answer questions, with assistant La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 35
Professor Hoffmann Lighting and Background for Thread Work Modern Magic 229
Unknown A Card having been withdrawn and replaced, to call it from the Pack, and to make it come to you of its own accord thread, tabled rising card from spread Modern Magic 117
Louis Nikola Human Magnetism Rising Card, make chosen card rise out of deck The Nikola Card System 25
Unknown Method No. 5. Tube and Thread Hair and Wax Pellet, tube with thread in it (weight on one end) is hidden in clothing Greater Magic 391
Unknown Bent tube for thread Greater Magic 874
Martin Gardner Cigarette vs Beer lit cigarette is balanced on bottle and moves up and down within, thread The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1937/38) 273
Theodore Annemann, Holden The Rising Card credits see p. 461 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 66) 459
Bruce Elliott Elliott Elysium striped invisible thread The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 127) 735
Unknown The Educated knot silk unties itself, thread Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 1 376
Peter Warlock My Best Rising Cards chair thread set-up My Best 66
Unknown Magnetized Wand wand moved in hand, thread Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 1) 124
Unknown Magnetic Wand glass of liquid suspended on wand Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3, No. 2) 137
Bill Nord Hairy Flare moving match box, with burning match The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 211) 842
Al Baker The Baker General Utility Hook-Up The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 359
Al Baker The Double-Breasted Hook-Up The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 360
Al Baker The Double-Ended Hook-Up The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 360
Al Baker Hair Secrets The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 357
Al Baker Miscellaneous Hair Tricks The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 371
Gene Kirk Scotchman "Elevator" Gadget thread with weight in breast pocket, silk jumps back, floating silk etc. The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 369) 304
Paul Curry A Pencil - A Ring - and Gravity ring levitates up and down on pencil, then pencil levitates Magician's Magic 95
Lewis Ganson, Harry Hickson, Alan Alan Dual Control two pencils stick to the hand, based on an idea by G.W. Hunter The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 1 159
Albert Spackman Miniature Rapping Hand miniature doll hand in box rapping and answering questions, different routine ideas,
- word and card divination and with spirit slates
- stop trick with cards
- whistle put into the box and the hand moves and the whistle blows
- gipsy thread is restored in the box, while hand moves
- in conjunction with "The Thing"
- card turnover
Related to The Art of Close-Up Magic - Volume 2 74
Edward Marlo The Emerging Card or Fingertip Rise fingertip peeked at card rises, thread, dated 1964, see page 155 for additional observations Advanced Fingertip Control 99
Gene Nielsen Mind Blower pill in capsule floats up The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 21) 102
Sid Fleischman Torn and Restored Cigarette Paper The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 27) 133
Alan Alan Rising Card loop from sleeve Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 7 108
George Johnstone Coffee Float! floating coffee cup The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 58) 288
Amedeo Vacca Acrobatic Matchbox longer routine Amedeo's Continental Magic 47
John Cornelius Phantom Cigarette miming cigarette, it appears, thread hook-up, rubber cigarette, see also p. 786 for note by Lu BrentAlso published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 7) 739
Jan Torell Quick Colour Change of a Silk Magic by Jan Torell 20
Jan Torell Floating Glasses glass sticks to tray, to silk and floats slowly on a table Magic by Jan Torell 26
Jan Torell The Acrobatic Match-Box stands up on stretched out palm and lid opens Magic by Jan Torell 29
Ronnie Gann Tele-kin-'easy' chosen ESP card falls over, selection with second set in envelopes The Compleat Magick - Volume II (Issue 136) 677
Jerry Mentzer Thread to Use The Dancing Cane 2
R. C. Buff Suggestions on the Floating Cane - The Start
- A Flip of the Hand
- The Revolving Moves
- Using the Stick for other Effects
- The Hook-Up or Loop
- The Stick Floats from Hand to Hand
The Floating and Dancing Cane 18
R. C. Buff The Floating Walking Stick - "The Balance"
- The Floating Move
- The Stick Rises and Falls
- The Stick Floats
- The Stick Revolves in the Air
- The Stick Clings to the Hand
- The Stick Revolves on the Palm
- The Stick Revolves Horizontally in the Air
- Passing a Hoop over the Stick
- Around the Hand
- A Juggling Feat
- The Climax - Two Sticks from One
The Floating and Dancing Cane 6
Lewis Ganson, Rinod The Dancing Walking Stick - The Basic Move
- The Routine
- Floating Between the Hands
- The Stick Dances
- The Walk Past
- The High Swing
- The M Move
- The Twirl
- Through the Arms
- Around the Shoulders
- The Climax
The Floating and Dancing Cane 20
Unknown Eine Karte kriecht aus dem Spiel card moves out of a spread Einfach Wunderbar - Wunderbar Einfach 61
Daniel Cros Daniel's Butterfly card cut into butterfly shape, inspired by Kaps' Floating Cork Close-up Entertainer 119
Bob Hummer Hummer's Whirling Card Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 84
Barrie Richardson The Strange Key Stunt key moves on hand Pabular (Vol. 7, No. 9) 1096
Pascal Monmoine Card Through the Table from a Distance signed card, spectator lights a piece if pyropaper on the deck, the card flutters beneath the center of the table to the floor Pabular (Vol. 8, No. 6) 1229
Jan Torell Schwebende Gläser glass sticks to tray, to silk and floats slowly on a table Rund um den Zaubertisch 44
Philip T. Goldstein Suspencil pencil sticks to hand, loops FISM Madrid 1985 2
Unknown Floating Wand thread The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 24
Gaetan Bloom The Bloom vs. Kulagina Match all matches jump out of box, invisible thread The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 5 46
Philip T. Goldstein Suspencil pencil sticks to hand, loops Mix '86 4
Al Bertini The Repeat Thread Gimmick "The work with thread"
characteristics of the gimmick, which consists of an invisible thread dispenser in a pen
1. The Material
2. Fixation points and sensors
3. Knots
4. The Dress
5. The lighting
Repeat Thread Gimmick 5
Al Bertini Using the Gimmick - Pulling out the thread for use
- Using the repeat quality
Repeat Thread Gimmick 10
Al Bertini The floating finger ring borrowed ring clings to pen, moves up and down, then floats into spectator's hand Repeat Thread Gimmick 12
Stefan Schutzer The Self Folding Bill thread Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2, No. 9-12 Paul Harris: The Act) 61
Philip T. Goldstein Suspencil pencil sticks to hand, loops Das Phil Goldstein Seminar 1
David Britland Elastic Thread on invisible elastic thread Card Kinetics 20
David Britland Making the Loops invisible elastic thread loops Card Kinetics 21
David Britland, Finn Jon Adding the Loop how to get into possession of the loop in performance Card Kinetics 22
David Britland The Simple Rise elastic thread loop Card Kinetics 23
David Britland Unloading the Loop getting rid of elastic thread loop after card trick Card Kinetics 24
Shiv Duggal The Angel of Death cigarette rises out of cigarette pack, elastic thread loop Card Kinetics 32
David Britland Hell Fire match box closes by itself, elastic thread loop Card Kinetics 33
David Britland Angel Ghost dancing handkerchief, elastic thread loop
- Wakey Wakey
- Hip Hop
Card Kinetics 38
David Britland The Ultimate Angel elastic thread loopInspired byVariations Card Kinetics 25
Shiv Duggal, Chris Powers The Ultimate Angel - Ideas Inspired by Card Kinetics 27
David Britland Angel Aces four Aces leap out of deck one by one, elastic thread loopVariations Card Kinetics 28
Shiv Duggal Angel Aces with Selection selection shoots out of deck, elastic thread loopInspired by Card Kinetics 31
David Britland Mechanical Popper silk appears in empty hand, elastic thread loopInspired by
  • "Popper" (Milbourne Christopher, Hen Fetch, Rice's Encyclopedia of Silk Magic)
Related to
Card Kinetics 35
John Cornelius The Phantom Cigarette miming cigarette, it appears, thread hook-up, rubber cigaretteAlso published here Creative Secrets No. 1 7
Michael Ammar The Floating Bill elastic invisible thread suggested by Alexander de CovaRelated to Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 3, No. 1-5 Aspen Bar Magic) 46
Michael Weber The Spider signed bill travels cleanly from one cup to another La Magie de Michael Weber 2
David Lederman Looped how to make loops from elastic invisible thread The Trapdoor - Volume Two (Issue 35) 634
Philip T. Goldstein Suspencil pencil sticks to hand, loops NYCANOTES 1
Stefan Schutzer Der sich selbst faltende Geldschein translation from referenceRelated to Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1, No. 2) 10
Michael Ammar, Alexander de Cova The Floating Bill with information about elastic, invisible thread, expanded translation from MAJRelated to Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1, No. 3) 28
Philip T. Goldstein Suspencil pencil sticks to hand, loops Music City Conclave 1992 Notes 1
Gordon Jeppesen Turning Point paper tube is balanced on two glasses, one glass moves away then, paper tube turns to audience The Minotaur (Vol. 3, No. 1) 7
Alexander de Cova Der schwebende Geldschein floating bill handling by de Cova Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1, No. 5) 8
Michael Ammar Der schwebende Geldschein continuation of translation of referenceRelated to Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1, No. 5) 3
Alexander de Cova Magie mit dem Wurli-Wurm Squirmel/Wonder Worm ideas and routines
- Die Vorbereitung (preparation)
- Die beidhändige Handhabung (two-handed)
- Die einhändige Handhabung (one-handed)
- Auf dem Bleistift (with pencil)
- Die Daumenspitze (thumb tip)
- Aus dem Ärmel (sleeve)
- Die "S" Faltung
- Anstelle der Schaumgummibälle
- Der farbwechselnde Wurm (color change)
- Der ungezogene Wurm
- Der Schlangenkorb (meine Lieblingsroutine)
Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1, No. 5) 15
Dan Harlan Financial Attraction floating Dollar Bill, with the Harlan Hookup The Minotaur (Vol. 4, No. 1) 1
Bob Rees Suck It Up method to load end of invisible thread into mouth during performance, straw The Minotaur (Vol. 4, No. 2) 5
Unknown The Enchanted Cane floating cane, thread Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 8 52
Michael Close Bloom On Your Hand matchbook cover stands on edge (I.T.R.), match animation Workers Number 4 32
Robert Parrish The Spirit Dial number chosen with dice divined with spirit clock Great Tricks Revisited 17
Bob Marvin Bob Marvin's Floating Ball one-man method Great Tricks Revisited 121
Philip T. Goldstein Suspencil pencil sticks to hand, loops Connotes 1
Michael Kaminskas Heli-Card card rises from deck then it is signed and is spinned in the air, Steve Fearson Hookup Miracle Material 19
Nicholas Einhorn Warning! on thread work Spooked 16
David Regal Got a Light? Two matchboxes perform a series of animations, drawers open and close by themselves, thread hook-up Close-Up & Personal 73
Al Baker Attaching Hairs The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 682
Al Baker Card from the Hat - Finger Tip Method thread attached to finger tip The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 689
Al Baker Card from the Hat - Clockwork Method mechanical The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 690
Al Baker New Improved Rising Card from Hat The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 690
Philip T. Goldstein Suspencil pencil sticks to hand, loops Singapore Notes 1
Luke Jermay PK Lipstick mixture of Banachek's PK Touches and ashes to palm (with lipstick)Inspired by The Coral Fang 30
Philip T. Goldstein Suspencil pencil sticks to hand, loops Applecture 1
Al Baker, Eric Evans Al Baker Meets Hofzinser's Ghost ITR (Spider Pen) methodInspired by 53 Friends 31
Tony Chang Looper straw shoots from glass, invisible thread loop I Was Kidnapped 13
Patrick Lehnen Floating Business hook-up with ITR Lecture Notes 31
Michael Weber, Andy (The Jerx) Pale Horse and Rider Using Ouija Board to do progressive anagram routines - different handlings and touches The Jerx 255