Easy Card Tricks: 7 Steps to Card Mentalism

Impress anyone with a single deck of cards. No set up, no props or gimmicks. 7 easy tricks you can use anywhere...
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  • Lectures 17
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 6/2015 English

Course Description

7 Steps to Card Mentalism. Video Training Course. Extremely easy to do!

In the development of this course we taught a 12 year old kid. A Singaporean with english as a second language, and even a 72 year old grandma who learned and performed some of these in minutes.

You can use any deck of card, even a borrowed deck! No one can accuse you of rigging a pack or having marked cards with these powerful mentalism tricks.

No gaffs, gimmicks or complicated props required.

So many tricks on sale are very disappointing when you actually learn how they work as you often have to spend ages rigging the deck or buying expensive props, meaning you can't do them when asked to on the spot, with 7 steps to card mentalism you can perform them, anywhere, anytime with just a single pack of cards, yours, or theirs!

What are the requirements?

  • Everything you need to know to look like a Pro Mentalist.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Amazing people everywhere you go with just a pack of cards and your AMAZING Mind Reading skills.

Who is the target audience?

  • This course is for ANYONE who is interested in mastering the basics of Mentalism and Mind Reading with playing cards.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction

Course overview of the 7 Steps to Card Mentalism.

Section 2: The Ace Test

By taking just the 4 aces, the most powerful and mysterious of all cards, from any pack of playing cards you can now mesmerise your audience with ninja body reading skills, or even appear to be a genuine psychic.

Takes minutes to learn. No prior set up required. Easy to perform. Use it to win drinks at the bar, break the ice, or simply freak people out!

Ace Test: Explanation
Section 3: 2 Card Prophet

Imagine being able to make an impossible prediction. Or mind-read exactly two cards picked by two different people from a randomly shuffled pack of cards.

Simple trick that will have you astonishing everyone starting tonight!

With no prior set up
No gimmicks
Use any pack of cards
Can be performed again and again with a different outcome every single time

2 Card Prophet: Explanation
Section 4: Countdown

Your volunteer shuffles the deck and thinks of a random number. Then they deal down to the exact number they just chose. They remember this card and put it back, mixing the pack up again. All this happening while you are looking away! Under these impossible test conditions you are always able to accurately reveal their card.

And as always with the mentalism effects found in these 7 steps you can use a borrowed deck of cards, with NO prior setup required, no stooges and definitely no gimmicks!

Countdown: Explanatioin
Section 5: Impossible Number Pluck

Imagine being able to pluck a number selected from a randomly generated sequence of numbers by a volunteer right from inside their minds?

All you need is a working calculator and any deck of cards. They are used to generate a genuine random number they pick their chosen number from. You never ever see the random number, and you never touch their calculator.. Totally blow away your volunteer as they will be forced to believe you must be genuinely psychic or an incredible maths wiz! This is the only effect that requires a prop, but almost everyone will have a calculator in their pockets, on their smartphones!

Impossible Number Pluck: Explanation
Section 6: That's Impossible

The name of this effect was chosen for a good reason. Your two volunteers will remember this for the rest of their lives! As you reveal the name and suit of their two chosen cards that were randomly put back into a deck and shuffled.

Again, no set up, no fancy gimmicks or props, and no one can say you are using a stacked or marked deck as you can do it with any deck you are given.

That's Impossible: Explanation
Section 7: Unconscious Card

What if you could make your volunteer freely select a card at random, put it back in the pack, shuffle it, then appear to be guided by their own unconscious mind to deal down a number of cards of their own choosing, that reveals the exact card they just picked? With just a simple twist on this mind blowing revelation you can also get an entirely new presentation that we call Synchronicity that gives you two fear inducing, quantum mind shifting tricks in one!

Unconscious Card: Explanation
Section 8: That's Black Magic

We named this trick because the first time it was performed on an unsuspecting volunteer, they accused us of doing black magic! Enough Said.

That's Black Magic: Explanation
Section 9: BONUS

Alternative presentation of the 2 Card Prophet, this version you become the intuitive mind reader able to 'see the thoughts' in your spectators mind.

Bonus. Alternative Presentation - Impossible Number Pluck

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Instructor Biography

John Vincent, Mentalist & Magician.

Professional Mentalist & Magician John Vincent has been performing for over 15 years and is the creator of Mentalism and Mind Reading products used by professionals all over the world. The 7 Steps to Card Mentalism is John's first ever course designed for beginners and intermediate level Magicians and Mind Readers. This course will give you a good grounding of the fundamentals of Mentalism.

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