Introduction: "The Vanishing Tooothpick" Magic Trick

This instructable shows how to preform a simple parlor trick for your friends.



the ony materials needed are a tooth pick, and scotch tape.

Step 1: Taping and Start & End Posission

take a small piece of tape and tape one end of the toothpick to the tip of your thumb. then hold it as shown in pic 2.

Step 2: Flick Back Your Finger

now count to three and flick your thumb back, hiding the toothpick behind your thumb. (try snapping with your other hand to increase the affect that it disapeared.)

Step 3: Return to End Possision

now return to the end possision like you were grabbing it out of middair.

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nuthara made it! (author)2015-04-28

wow it s really easy and is that a toothpick!

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Awsomechenie made it! (author)2007-08-30

jake how do uput i cons for you pics insted of just a grey backround and a no fased weird man person??? i need to know plz!! wer u know tell me

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Father Christmas made it! (author)Father Christmas2008-11-27

go to your account, upload a pic, and then set it as the default

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DrWeird117 made it! (author)DrWeird1172008-08-20

I knew, but forgot.

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LaserTaser64 made it! (author)2008-10-17

this is great. i tricked my dad and am planning to show it to my friends

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Braeburn made it! (author)2008-07-13

a band-aid works better than tape, skin colored.

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guitarboy made it! (author)2008-06-15

you could use one of those fake thumbs to hide it until you're ready to do the trick.

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yayaya made it! (author)2008-05-05

gimmick.

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JakeTobak made it! (author)2007-07-28

That's not magic! Real magic comes from the heart.

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Retman made it! (author)Retman2008-01-28

I'm sorry to say but Magic is all gimmick. There is always a secret behind it.

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Shoebob made it! (author)Shoebob2007-07-28

aww jake, thats really deep. I like this! i knew it was easy but didnt know how to do it XD

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Awsomechenie made it! (author)2007-08-30

i wnt to do it!!!

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ac1D made it! (author)2007-07-28

cool, the onlyproblem is that you can't come with this trick in the middle of a show, as it require preparation!