Shuffling

Inquisition of Shuffling and Dealing

An assortment of ideas on shuffling, stacking, and dealing New World of Card Magic Volume 8 Part One Note Regarding Author's A Note Concerning How to Read This Part 1, Methods of Overhand Overhand Shuffling Jog Maintaining Top or Bottom The Packet Counting & Running Blind Overhand Mirror Pick-up Hindu Hindu Shuffling Packet Maintaining Top or Bottom The Maintaining Top and Bottom Blind Hindu Pick-up The Gear Shuffle (Advanced Pick-up Rear Guard Shuffle (A more convincing pick-up Circulation...

Overhand Shuffling Controls

The next step in overhand shuffling is learning how to control a single card. The obvious point here lies in knowing what will happen to the card based on a conventional shuffle. For example, if you peel the cards off one at a time, then the top card will become the bottom card. If you peel every card off the deck one at a time then reversed the order of the deck. This can of course be repeated to return it to its original order. Likewise, if you were to peel the top two cards of the deck off...