Author Archives: Scoop Magic

A Magician’s Guide to Fear

As a child and through my teens I was painfully shy and the very idea [...]

Five Favourite Freaky Effects

As well as my more ‘normal’ magic routines I have also mastered a plethora of [...]

Five Reasons YOU Should Be a Magician

I love being a professional magician but as with every job there are downsides. However, [...]

How to Enhance Your Autumn and Winter Events

To quote Game of Thrones, “winter is coming”! While some people may be feeling down [...]

Why I Won’t Tell You How It’s Done

As much as I try to elevate my magic beyond being a mere puzzle I [...]

Pros and Cons of Touring the Holiday Parks

It’s nearly time for the summer holidays which means peak holiday park season (and probably [...]

Four Things Magicians Can Learn From David Blaine

I was lucky enough to see David Blaine perform live recently and it has made [...]

Close-Up vs Stage Magic

Magic can basically be split into two performance scenarios: close-up and stage. Sure, there are [...]

Dealing With Negativity – A Magician’s Perspective

Deciding to be a professional magician can expose you to a lot of negativity (and [...]

How To Prevent Family Fights at Your Wedding

One of the best things about a wedding is having all the people you love [...]