Holiday Wishes

Happy Holidays dear Bunnies!

Can you believe another year (almost) went by, so fast! Hopefully full of adventures and memorable experiences for you! I usually upload Flashback posts Tuesdays, (and new photos Saturdays) but my schedule is all over the place, trying to find time to upload, edit, sit down to write… 😛 Luckily I’ve created something fun a few years ago that would be appropriate for me to post NOW! (Yay!) So here, a Flashback post that I hope would bring a smile on your face (and joy to your heart)! XO

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Learn Magic for Halloween [New Video]

Hi Sweets! Hope you keep warm this October!

I would like to thank you for being a subscriber and supporter, and what better way to do that, than teaching you a great magic trick! In my opinion, it is a great effect, and if you don’t mind taking the time practicing it, you can terrify your friends for this Halloween!

And some of my extra notes and tips:

  • Please do not swallow the pins. I only placed it in my mouth to have the pins in the screen for the video presentation.
  • You can use any type of (not see through) fabric, as long as you don’t mind it to be pinned around. You can also borrow a fabric from your audience if you like.
  • You can keep the carrot in your pocket till you need it, than palm it and hold the fabric with the same hand (the one that’s palming the carrot).
  • Don’t worry, nobody will suspect you holding anything as long as you act natural and bring the attention to your other hand.

Ok, ok.. I can give you a zillion more advice. You see, magic is actually more than just some “tricks in the row”. It’s about timing, presentation, story telling etc.. but I’m sure if you just spend a little time in front of the mirror, and practice, you can freak out your friends at the party! With any other questions, don’t be shy to write me! Good luck! 🙂


List of products I’ve used:

Top:: White House | Black Market
Foundation:: Nuance Salma Hayek Flawless Coverage Mineral Foundation (Light/Medium)
Bronzer:: Pixi by Petra Beauty Bronzer (Summertime)
Highlighter:: Vintage by Jessica Liebeskind Illuminating Face Highlighter (Crystal Pink)
Eyeliner:: Almay Liquid Eyeliner
Lips:: Ofra Lipliner (Wine)

Coming Up – DC Cosplayer Photoshoot

Fan of Comic Books and Comic Con? How about checking out upcoming Cosplay Photoshoot this Saturday (April 19th) at the Anaheim Convention Center! Get you tix here!

Also, check out my new Tumblr Page > “Journey of a Female Magician

I’m pretty new at this, and if you have any suggestion who to follow or hot subjects on Tumblr, let me know! 😉

And this is what happens when you have waaaay to much fun creating something new:

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Miss Katalin Catwoman gif made by Cody Chavez

Making Magic With Sponge Balls

When I was really little and learning about sleight-of-hand, I chose cards and rubber bands that I can practice with. Somehow sponges never really appealed to me. I didn’t understand how to introduce it to the audience. “Here, I have sponges…” Why should anybody carry sponges with themselves, especially round cut, red sponges? One might wonder. You are either A: a clown, or B: a magician. (I don’t like to introduce myself as a “magician” when I perform strolling magic. I prefer to have the magic happen so the audience don’t expect it, and the reaction is greater. People might have preconception to different subject, and I like to start with a blank canvas instead.)

So I never took the time as a magician to actually practice and learn the different techniques with sponge balls. Well, that was about to change..

I’ve done a few magic video ideas already. It was feminine, crazy or funny… I never actually done something that would really be about romance and love. Just like my other videos, I wanted to tell a story without words. But I also realized, I’ve never used sponges before.. So I started to play around with the idea: Magic, with sponges! 😛

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There is really nothing I can think of, when I look at red sponges, than CLOWNS. (You see what I mean about preconception?) So I just had to come up with the idea how to include a clown, with a nose in the love story, that would make sense! That’s where the love letter came in the picture. Which is kind of cute, the fact that my character’s loved one is a man, with a great sense of humor, sending her a “miss you” card with a sad clown face.

Everything else came organically. Once I had the basic ideas, all the moves and techniques were just me, playing around front of the mirror, seeing the different handling in different angles.

Thanks to Joseph Gabriel who found the heart sponges and for creating the clown face, and for my girlfriend who took the time to create the “miss you” card with the envelope for this video! I had great fun designing my look with all careful details, starting from the nails to the makeup, hair, costume (I’m wearing a super sexy Victoria’s Secret lingerie), but also enjoyed making the storyboard, setting the lights taping and editing.

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Sneak peek from my valentine video!

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All the sleight-of-hand moves I learned wearing these long nails. (Top that David Blaine) 😛

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I love being a girl!!!

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The music was specially composed by Hungarian artist, Levente Egry after YouTube gave me a copyright issue of me for a tune I made on GarageBand using the public free templates in the software. (Yes, I was making the music as well) I try to fight it, but it was just a waste of energy and with 2178 views I had to remove the first “valentine” movie, and re-post it with the new music! I realized, it’s suppose to be like that! Now my movie is actually much better with it’s own music! Perfection! <3

Here you can visit my YouTube Channel to see all my videos and also look at all my vignettes I created so far!

Thank you for watching! xo