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wordSMITH
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I have recently picked up a lovely beetle paperweight, and am developing a routine around it.

Starting off with a closed box, I introduce a selection of cards. Each has a picture of a different insect on it. The cards are whittled down to one (I'm playing with a couple of methods for this, probably pateo or equivoque, or some variation thereof.) This is the part that I want to be foolproof, so I cannot afford to use a psychological force here. (Although I am also going to play with the idea of a very basic positional force, with an out by shifting into pateo.)

Nonetheless, one card is singled out, and the box is opened, to show a beetle encased in glass/wondermaterial. This real beetle matches the selection on the card. Effect #1.

I then want to go slightly freakier, and have the beetle move. At the moment I am unable to have a mechanical method, so I am playing with the idea of suggestion (a la Derren Brown's fork-bend).

I am also somewhat inexperienced in this field, which is why I am seeking the help of someone a bit more experienced!

I have a few basic ideas, and would love to discuss this with anyone who feels they could help, either written here or via PM.

Thanks for taking the time to read this!
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And this is hypnosis why?
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Anthony Jacquin
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There are some great improvements for the pateo suggested on Nardi and Spellmans Unexpected DVD.

I think you will find Derren's fork did not bend because of suggestion.

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Quote:
On 2007-10-26 23:43, Dannydoyle wrote:
And this is hypnosis why?


agree!

you are in the wrong forum
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