51 entries in Lapping Principles / General Principles
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
Unknown To consume (or rather to conveie) one or manie balles into nothing lapping ball after false transfer for complete vanish
The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXIII) 183
Unknown How to make a stone seeme to vanish out of your hand lapping the stone while asking a question
The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 18
Henri Decremps Deux moyens différens, l'un ancien, l'autre nouveau, de le faire lier les pouces, & de se délier en un instant. "Métamorphose d'un verre en morceaux de papier. Réflexions sur les fausses théories. Prétention absurde. Preuve captieuse de cette prétention." (title continued) more tricks by Pilferer, two methods for thumb tie and a glass is thrown into the air where it changes into confetti / pieces of cards, seated, thoughts about vanishing an object by throwing it into the air and the advantages of using confetti
Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 18
Slydini The Art of Using the Lap as a Servante
Stars of Magic (Vol. 12 No. 1) 162
Slydini Lapping Vanish with sponge ball
26 Originals 19
Tony Corinda (8) The Billet Switch (by lapping)
Billets 178
Lewis Ganson Ganson's Cushion cushion for easier placement and pick up of object in routines, where lapping is involved
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 223
Jens Korth Roulette chips penetrates table, chink a chink with one jumbo card, color change, shells
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 268
Jerry Mentzer Commentary on the performance of close-up magic, lapping possibilities, gaffed objects
Close-up Cavalcade 3
Scotty York A Ring Trilogy two ring on string phases, then ring penetrates finger and is linked to safety pin, slit ring
VariationsAlso published here Lecture 21
Kevin Fox We'll Ring You after the deck is removed from the case a die is tipped out, a coin appears under a card,the back of the card changes color, then the die and the coin vanish
Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 9) 101
Unknown El Fakir Tragacuchillos swallowing a knife
Magia en el Bar 25
Scotty York Fake Wand-Spin Vanish
Cups & Balls 7
Slydini Timing - A Simple Routine vanish using lap
The Best of Slydini ...and More 39
Slydini Basic Precepts
  • Slydini's Secret of Entertaining Audiences
  • The Basic Starting Position (for lapping tricks)
  • The Eyes
  • Notes on Natural Magic
  • Developing Grace
  • Coordination
  • Noise
  • Some General Observations
  • To Conclude
The Best of Slydini ...and More 11
Slydini Producing the Ball by Timing from lap
The Best of Slydini ...and More 40
Slydini The Sweep Technique
The Best of Slydini ...and More 21
Slydini The Revolve vanish using lap
  • Details of The Revolve
  • Checkpoints
The Best of Slydini ...and More 41
Slydini Coordination - An Example retrieving a ring (or object) from behind cigarette case on table (not really lapping related)
The Best of Slydini ...and More 29
Slydini One Coin Routine eleven phases, featuring lapping vanishes, retrievals, hand penetration
The Best of Slydini ...and More 70
Slydini Misdirection vanish of object using lap
The Best of Slydini ...and More 34
Slydini The Retrieval retrieving object from lap
The Best of Slydini ...and More 35
Slydini The Handling of the Misdirection Vanish
The Best of Slydini ...and More 36
Slydini Miniature Misdirection vanish using lap
The Best of Slydini ...and More 36
Karl Fulves Notes on Slydini, stand-up lapping on a chair
The Chronicles (Issue 7) 1132
Slydini Remote Lapping coin lapped with coin forward on table and not near edge
The Magical World of Slydini 49
Steve Beam Eyeglasses glass vanishes, and is produced from eye
Magic — The Vanishing Art 78
Gary Ouellet The Whoops Move vanish of a ball
The Two Goblets 28
Camilo Vázquez Transformation of Jeton similar to Ross Bertram's Rubdown, as a transformation of to square casino chips
Das Camilo Seminar "81" 5
Meir Yedid Glass Through the Table
Inspired by Incredible Close-Up Magic 129
Gary Ouellet Swindle Ring ring vanishes from string and appears on finger, seated
  • The Rear Shift Lap
The Homing Ring 16
Vic Trabucco Using the Hand as a Servante
Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 110
Slydini, Gerald Deutsch Timing Principle Lap
Best of Friends — Volume II 555
Ben Harris Ring-O-Go-Go finger ring in fist vanishes
Out Of His Mind! 109
Unknown Glass Lap covered glass transferred from table
Magic By Gosh 121
Unknown Bagel Load bagel load to bowl
Magic By Gosh 126
Ron Wilson The Color-Changing Silk close-up and stage version
Also published here The Uncanny Scot, Ron Wilson 37
Gary Ouellet Lapping Plus Technique
Close Up Illusions 324
Paul Gertner Tips on Lapping
Steel and Silver 41
Slydini Slydini Action Coordination brief
Relentless (revised edition) 5
Unknown Screened Lapping under cover of arm
Relentless (revised edition) 20
Gary Kurtz Notes on Angles lapping surrounded
Relentless (revised edition) 24
Paul Harris Laws of Lapping jokes
The Art of Astonishment - Book 2 (Issue Misc. Pieces of Paul) 261
Michael Skinner Taking Our Lumps applications for sticking things behind table edge: broken and restored match, dice transformation (to sugar)
Classic Sampler 16
Robert Byrne Impossible Coins Thru Table one coin in each hand above table, chosen coin penetrates table
Prolix (Issue 1) 17
Slydini Revolve Vanish
Prolix (Issue 1) 17
Curtis Kam Standing Lap one arm under table
Earning Interest 14
Ricky Smith The Art of Using the Coat as a Servante when sitting, also without table
Nothing as it Seems 35
Lorenz Schär Clap-Lap two coins slapped together, one vanishes, also to switch coins with other objects
Cards Against Reality 145
Roberto Mansilla Bolas de Esponja thorough spongeball routine, two balls with different color appear from purse frame, travel from hand to hand and vanish back in frame
  • Aparición de dos bolas
  • Ten Count
  • Sin la Cuenta
  • Interceptada
  • En la Mano del Espectador
  • A Guardar, A Guardar
Çerca 53
Steve Forte Leg Padding to avoid things falling through the legs
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 548