Recognized around the world as the most remarkable course in sleight-of-hand card magic ever offered, Card College features engaging, detailed writing with many hundreds of clear drawings for gaining mastery over a deck.
Card College teaches up-to-date information and the best methods.
The first volume in this landmark course sets the groundwork for the rest of the series, beginning with lessons on the proper ways to hold, deal and shuffle the cards, then progressing through many basic sleights and techniques, including perhaps the most thorough and revealing discussion of the classic force ever offered.
Along with the classics of card magic, Mr. Giobbi includes original ideas and refinements from his own repertoire, guaranteeing every reader, no matter how experienced, fresh techniques and insights into the performance of professional caliber card magic!
Some of the topics covered in Volume One include:
The Tools of Card Magic
The Overhand Shuffle
The Riffle Shuffle
The Double Lift
The Hindu Shuffle
The Spread Cull
The Top Change
The Key Card
“The Card College books are the modern cornerstone of all of card magic.” (Gordon Bruce, 11th JAN 2015)