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The Controls Project by Liam Montier


Being able to secretly control a spectator's chosen card to any position of the pack is an essential skill for EVERY magician.

On 'The Controls Project' you'll learn 26 devastating and deceptive techniques, ranging from the simple to the sophisticated. These skills will leave you armed to covertly move playing cards to literally ANY position in the pack you desire. The included material will provide insight and fundamental lessons for everyone from beginners to working professionals alike.
As with the other titles in our Sleights series, 'The Controls Project' features the acclaimed and concise teaching of Liam Montier, who covers not only the technical aspects of these deceptive moves, but also important theory on how to make your sleights truly invisible, how to practise, what to do in emergencies and much more.

Grab a deck and let's learn how to CONTROL THOSE CARDS!


** Introduction

** Holding A Break

Double Undercut

Double Undercut Variation

Double Undercut To Table

Dominique Duvivier Double Undercut

** Double Undercut Advice

** Other Double Undercut Ideas

Overhand Shuffle Control

The Injog Shuffle

Natural Jog Control

** Delaying The Control

Hindu Shuffle Control

Swivel Cut

Dribble Toss Control

** How to Practise

The Tipover Control

Ovette Master Move

Ovette Master Move Misdirection Advice

** Casual vs Formal

Pants Leg Reverse

Simplicity Control

Tilt Illusion

** Uniformity Of Action

Spread Cull Control

Convincing Control

Flexible Switchout

Illogical Double Lift

Bluff Pass

** Fixing A Mistake

Side Steal

Side Steal To Bottom

** Multiple Shift Introduction

Dai Vernon's Multiple Shift

Carmen D'Amico's Multiple Shift



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