Month: October 2017
My girlfriend Jen (www.artbyjen.co.uk) badgered me into taking part in the latter half of Inktober; namely, drawing something in ink each day and posting online. Rising to the challenge, I decided to do my own version (awkward sod that I am) and have devised Magink – magicians sketched in ink.
Having been asked to write a tribute to my mentor, friend and adopted granddad Eugene Burger, who was the world’s leading voice on the philosophy and role of the magician, inspired me to pick up the pencils after a sabbatical. Miss you Eugene. (Tribute will be published in November issue
Recently, my director and I were approached to help teach magic to a celebrity couple on a prime-time TV show. We quickly declined. Why? Television is a platform where you, as a performer, artist or whatever, will have no control over the edit, and therefore will not know how you