The Four Stages of Learning

The Four Stages of Learning, or the Conscious Competence Model, is a psychological theory developed in the 1970s.   The concept is that we each go through a series of four stages when learning a new skill. The good… Read More

TV3 Interview on Magic and Magicians

Pictured here with my good friends Alan Watson and Wayne Rogers, Chicane the Magician.  I was contacted by TV3 to do an interview about the recent surge in popularity of magic and magicians – movies like Burt Wonderstone… Read More

Six Year Old Plays Piano Man – Sing the Song!

Mickey the Magician

A friend emailed me the picture above recently so I did some research. The Great Mickey figurine was made in the 1960s by Linemar of Japan, who released a number of mechanical Disney toys in the 1950s and… Read More