Chad Nelson

Famed creator of the clip shift (now a staple in every card magician’s repertoire), Chad Nelson permanently changed the landscape of magic with his release, Surfaced. Additionally, his deep thinking on the Riffle Pass, Spread Pass, and Svengali Control, has established himself as one of Magic’s foremost contemporary thinkers.

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Clean Hook

by Chad Nelson

After explaining sleight of hand will be used to find the spectator's selection, a one-handed flourish swirls the selection from the center of the deck. The cards are taken behind the back with one...

$ 8.00

Clip Shift

by Chad Nelson

The Clip Shift is a utility move, like a double lift. It can also be used to palm a card, as a color change, a control, a pass and so much more. It's a move with infinite possibilities and on Surfa...

$ 12.00

Criterion

by Chad Nelson

The four Kings are produced in mid-air. Three selections are shuffled back into the pack. One at a time the Kings slowly and visually vanish only to re-appear with the three selections sandwiched b...

$ 8.00

Four Play

by Chad Nelson

A puzzling effect where a selected card shows character. Straight away a returned face-down selection appears face up and upon removal it turns face down, visually. The inversions continue, leading...

$ 8.00

Free Fall

by Chad Nelson

A protruding face-up selection slowly and visually sinks through the entire deck landing in the spectator's awaiting hand. In a blink, the whole process is reversed, bringing the card instantly to ...

$ 8.00

Full Nelson

by Chad Nelson

The Full Nelson defines the term paper architecture as both an artistic performance and sculpture. Created with a normal pack of cards, Chad teaches you how to build a nine-packet castle using jus...

$ 4.00

Riffle Pass

by Chad Nelson

Chad Nelson shares his thoughts on the classic Riffle Pass. Although the technique borrows ideas from many magicians throughout history, it's his own finessed touches that make this variation blazi...

$ 5.00

Rum Jungle

by Chad Nelson

Two selections are lost and a random card is removed and held face up. With a quick shake, it visually changes into the first selection. The spectator is then asked to shake the card, which changes...

$ 8.00

Spread Pass

by Chad Nelson

Before he created the Clip Shift, Chad Nelson began work on the Spread Pass. 10 years in development, Chad finally tips his own thoughts and finesses behind this truly classical card sleight by Pau...

$ 5.00

SURFACED

by Chad Nelson

Learn the most visual card magic ever created and a revolutionary technique called the Clip Shift that will change your card magic forever.The Clip Shift is a utility move, like a double lift. It c...

$ 40.00

Svengali Control

by Chad Nelson

Svengali Control is an ingenious multiple shift that allows any number of cards to be controlled to the bottom of the deck in the casual manner of a dribble. It's so deceptive, it can even be done ...

$ 8.00

Tricycle

by Chad Nelson

A single selection viewed by three spectators is buried into the pack. After shuffling, three random cards are removed, shown, and handed out to the three spectators who are asked to confirm they a...

$ 8.00