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Evans, Shawn: Real World Card Control Magic - The Locators (Mnemonic Module of Moves)
©2010 Shawn Evans
Softcover, perfect-bound, 6x9", 43 pages
Real World Card
              Control
Image from Shawn Evans

Comments: explains in detail the true, tried and tested card control methods (basic moves & gaffs) that professional magicians use in real performance situations. Available as an e-Book from Lybrary.com or from Memesis-Magic.

Contents (numbers are not page numbers):

1 Chapter 1: Card Controls
2 Definitions
3 Real world controls
4 Gaffs & Systems
5 Working conditions

6 Chapter 2: Key Card Principle
7 Classic effect
8 Method
9 Layers of deception

10 Chapter 3: The Locator Card
11 Definition
12 Modifications
13 Properties & Location Techniques (How to)
14 Limitations
15 Impromptu Methods

16 Chapter 4: Types of Locators
17 Long Card
18 Short Card
19 Thick Card
20 J*O*A*T Card: Jack of All Trades

21 Chapter 5: Mnemonic Modules of Moves
22 Learning
23 Sequencing
24 Improvising
25 Creativity
26 Execution
27 Customization
28 The System: A-G

29 Chapter 6: Module of Moves
30 Module A/TOP
31 (A1) Simple cut
32 (A2) Overhand shuffle control
33 (A3) Single undercut
34 (A4) Multiple undercuts
35 Module B/Bottom
36 (B1) Overhand shuffle control
37 (B2) Break control
38 Module C/Center
39 (C1) Double cut
40 (C2) Swing cut move
41 (C3) Swing cut to Key card position
42 Module D/Undercuts
43 (D1) Single Undercut
44 (D2) Multiple undercuts
45 Module E/Pausing
46 Module F/False cut, Flourishes, Forces
47 Simplified Force
48 Evans False Overhand Shuffle
49 Evans Overhand False Shuffle



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