LATEST ARTICLES

A Case Study in Illusion Design & Modification

This is the first post of its kind that I have made on my illusion design process. It is a case study in illusion...

Recommended Books & DVDs for the Modern Illusionist

This comprehensive list of books and DVDs was compiled for the modern stage magician or illusionist in mind. With that, I’m speaking of magic artistes...

How to Book More Shows for Magicians?

This article examines a simple but profound thought – How to books more shows for magicians and make money. At the most basic level, being...

Free Live Webinar on How to Market a Magic Show in...

It has been a while since i did a free live webinar. If you have not watched my previous webinars, you can check them...

“Unwritten” Visual Book Test Set Official Release with New Exclusive 3rd...

After a tremendously successful pre-launch, "Unwritten", my original visual book test, is officially released with a couple of changes based on response and feedback. During the...

The Professional Illusionist Master Course Starts 31 JUL 2017

THE NEXT COURSE WILL COMMENCE ON 31 JUL 2017 REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN I am happy to announce that the 3rd intake of “The Professional Illusionist Master...

How to Create an Emergency Illusion Show

I recently shared an experience where I lost my illusion show due to a mess-up by the shipping company and how I created and...

The Day I Lost My Illusion Show

Two days ago, I flew into Japan to join a cruise liner that I am headlining for 3 weeks before I move to another...

Four Ways Performing Magic & Illusions is Different in 2017

Here is an excerpt from "How to Be an Illusionist: A Fundamental Guide to Performing a Modern Illusion Show" that discusses the market & business...

2017 New Tools of Aspiring Professional Illusionists

Happy new year and I am pleased to announce two incredible new tools for aspiring professional illusionists. "The Professional Illusionist Master Course" is the first online...

Jay Mattioli’s Version of Full Throttle 2.0 – The Surrounded Motorcycle...

Illusionist, Jay Mattioli, has built my Full Throttle 2.0 Motorcycle Appearance but added his own innovative modifications including making the whole appearance automated. My new...

Extra Income Ideas for Illusionists

At illusionbooks.com, one of the aspects of being an illusionist that we focus on is sharing how illusionists can make more money and earn a...

Review of Hiding in The Shadows by Chris Stolz

Chris Stolz has written an important treatise on the subject of black art illusions and methodology that should be studied by magicians & illusionists...

Illusionist Video Discussions on Illusion Books, Videos and Props

I have released a brand new set of short videos (an average of 5 min) where I frankly discuss all the different products available...

Understanding Corporate Magic & The Role of the Corporate Magician

"Corporate Magic" does not simply refer to magic performed at corporate events. It is a specific genre of magic that incorporates a client's business...

The Sequel to Behind the Illusions is Now Available

Behind the Illusion 2 is the sequel to my internationally critically acclaimed and best-selling DVD. The original “Behind the Illusions” has become an invaluable addition to every...

Performing Illusions for Kids & Family Shows

If you perform for kids or family shows, a great way to increase your value is to perform large-scale stage effects or illusions in...

How to Make a Six-Figure Income as a Magician

The first key to making good money as a performing magician is to know that it is possible and that it is not a...

What is the Magic Master Summit?

Over the past month, you might have read or heard about the Magic Master Summit, a free online magic convention. I know some are...

FREE Illusion Breakdown Series Webinars

In July and August 2016, I will be producing and hosting season 1 of a new show called the "Illusion Breakdown Series". This season will...

Best Illusions for Weddings

For many event magicians and illusionists, performing at weddings is part of the job. In this article, we explore what are the best illusions...