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Brilliant Basics 2 by Ben Earl


The Deep Magic Seminars were an earnest examination of the fundamentals of magic, with each topic spread over 4 weeks of interactive live training with renowned magician Ben Earl. Here, for the first time, is nearly 6 hours of comprehensive instruction on the Basics of Card Magic, available for streaming - to watch and rewatch at your leisure.

Brilliant Basics 2 builds on the foundation laid in Brilliant Basics, with a heavy focus on controls and switches, with over twenty sleights, subtleties and natural movements. Don't be fooled - while we call it ‘Brilliant Basics (2)’ this isn't just for beginners, it's about relearning the groundwork of card magic, looking at things you already do in a different way and in more depth, to provide an overall improvement to every part of your card magic

Running Time: 5 Hours, 55 Minutes
Delivery: Video Streaming

A comprehensive course on mastering fundamental card magic technique. This second instalment of Brilliant Basics will focus heavily on controls and switches—while building on the work from Brilliant Basics 1. You will not only learn new sleight of hand techniques but new ways to apply and practice them. The ultimate goal is to inspire you, give you new tools and see the basics in brand new ways. 

Included in Brilliant Basics:
Natural handling 
Elmsley Count
A Casual Display
Ascanio Open display 
Adding cards to a packet
Braue Addition. 
Vernon Addition 
Allerton Switch 
Merlin Switch
Kaps Switch 
Multiple packet switches
The Side steal
Triple Dribble Control
The Shuffle Pass 
Invisible Pass 
Multiple Lift Shuffle Control 
Grismer Cull
Multiple Shift 
Mischief Control 
Casual Open Placement
And much more…