Complete Guide to Sleight of Hand with Cards

Here’s my complete guide to sleight of hand with playing cards, including a library of card sleights.

From A-Z, from easy, beginner sleight of hand, to advanced card technique, you’ll (eventually) find it all here!

Explore the sleights and articles below for explanations, tips, and video tutorials to help you learn the best card moves.


Card trick basics (sleights every magician needs)

How to force a card in magic (and the best forces to use)


Mechanic’s grip

Biddle grip

Pinky break

Double undercut

Double lift

False overhand shuffle

The Marlo Tilt