Lifestyle | 12 July 2016Magic Trick: Water to Ice Cubes Share article facebook twitter google pinterest Looking for something new to add to your bag of tricks?! Instantly turn water into ice cubes with this incredible illusion from 101 Magic Tricks! REQUIREMENTS: An opaque plastic cup A white sponge Ice cubes A glass of water Preparation 1.) Cut a small section of sponge that will fit into the bottom of the plastic cup and place it into the cup. (Yellow sponge is used for explanation purposes; use white when performing the effect.) 2.) Place some ice cubes on top of 2 the sponge. Performance 1.) Hold the plastic cup in the left hand above the eye level of the audience. 2.) Pick up the jug of water and openly pour some water into the plastic cup. Be careful not to pour too much water in; only pour as much as the sponge can fully absorb. 3.) Place the jug back on the table and make a magical gesture over the plastic cup. Tip the cup upside down with the mouth of the cup facing away from the audience and pour the ice cubes into your open right hand. 4.) Offer the ice cubes for examination and while the volunteer examines them, secretly remove the sponge from the plastic cup and leave the cup on the table. Buy from an Online Retailer US: UK: Learn 101 simple magic tricks to astonish and amaze! Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls. Step right up and try not one, not two, not three, but 101 Magic Tricks! Astonish and amaze everyone you know with easy-to-master tricks and illusions. Learn classic sleight of hand techniques that are simple enough for any apprentice to grasp. Conquer magical ruses that require no special equipment, and are explained with simple step-by-step instructions. Bryan Miles will guide you through astonishing feats such as: – The Foundations of Magic including: The Hand, The Deck of Cards, Mechanic’s Grip and Biddle Grip, Classic Two-Handed Spread, Cutting the Cards – Magic at School or College – Birthday Magic – Restaurant Magic – Office Magic – Magic at the Bar – Street Magic – Holiday Magic – Anytime Magic – Magic for the Stage …And More! Share article facebook twitter google pinterest If you have any comments on this article please contact us or get in touch via social media.