"The Vanishing Tooothpick" Magic Trick

Intro: "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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    Awsomechenie

    11 years ago on Introduction

    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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    LaserTaser64

    9 years ago on Introduction

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

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    guitarboy

    10 years ago on Introduction

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

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    RetmanJakeTobak

    Reply 10 years ago on Introduction

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

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    ShoebobJakeTobak

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    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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    ac1D

    11 years ago on Introduction

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