Magic Design Workshop

Aug 13, 2022 10:00 am

Chimera Arts and Maker Space, Sebastopol, CA


This workshop is a crash course in the art of contemporary magic for all interested in adding a touch of wonder to their artistic creations.

You will learn specialized crafting, sleight-of-hand and creativity techniques for adapting magic effects to your projects. You will learn how to create optical illusions and apply principles of the art of magic to your to your designs. You will learn how to make objects magically appear, transform, and vanish. Most important of all, you will learn how to think like a magician to create surprise and wonder in your preferred media.

No previous magic experience necessary.

Class outline

Demonstration of Magic Effects and Optical Illusion Designs

Magic Powers Creativity Exercise

How to make an object appear

How to make an object vanish

A restoration effect

How to make an optical illusion.

How to apply these magic design skills to other projects.