Discover the real work on one of the basic building blocks of card magic, the Top Change. Master magician David Williamson reveals 33 years of refined technique as well as invaluable tips on motivation, timing and misdirection. In addition, he also teaches two of his favorite card tricks using the Top Change and a neat little one-card production.
The Top Change is a utility move, such as a Double Lift or a Pass, that allows the magician to casually switch a card. A well executed Top Change can be your secret weapon for improvising card magic during performance and will take you magic to the next level.
The substance of David Williamson’s magic runs strong and deep. After being inspired as a young child to become a magician, Williamson dedicated decades of his life to our art. The payoff of his hard work is anything but understated. Williamson is undoubtedly a master of his craft. Witty and charming, Williamson conveys true wonder in every performance, and for that, he is a treasure of our community. His work is a resource that should be studied by every magician: master or novice.