Without going orally to show you're counting, count down 20 cards off the top of the pack and put those 20 aside up for grabs prior to you. This is stack 2. another pile will undoubtedly be heap 1.
Provide partner of this pack (stack 1) towards spectator. Ask him to select a card.
Tell him to memorise it.
Ask him so it can have back to you.
Slip the card beneath pile 2 (the 20 cards you reserve at the start).
Destination pile 2 together with stack 1.
Switch the cards up to face you: so that you can begin to see the front side of every card.
Count from straight back associated with the pile until such time you get to the twenty-first card. That'll be your spectator's card.
Pose a question to your spectator, "Is this your card?"
They will be amazed!
- Counting precisely is very important inside trick.
- Rehearse counting in your head, without moving your lips to ensure no body knows you may be counting the cards.
- When you first split up the pack into two piles, you will need to allow it to be seem like you're just cutting the pack.