A hard to find booklet by the well-known magician, artist and clergyman, Willard S. Smith.We could find only one other copy for sale, priced at $20.00This one is in better condition, so it's a bargain!
Rag pictures are geometric "cut-out" shapes composed of felt, plastic, foam, etc. When put on a black (typically felt) background by magnets, double stick tape, etc., and moved around, they create different objects, accenting any story you are telling.
Rev. Smith's book goes into great detail on everything from how to build the frame to how to present an entertaining show.
Rag pictures is one of those lost magic arts, like hand shadows and chapeaugraphy.This hard-to-find booklet will fascinate you!
This is a vintage long OUT OF PRINT booklet.
CONDITION: good.Cover is intact, but bumped and scuffed.The cover and pages have foxing, age yellowing, and normal wear.PUBLISHED: 1956 by Ireland Magic CompanySoftbound. 47 pages with lots of illustrations.
Product photo above is an actual photo of the booklet you'll get.