The Most Famous Poster in Magic

Name of Poster: Houdini – Eclipsing Sensation Dimensions: 28” x 40” Lithographer: Russell Morgan Lithograph, Co. Date: 1906 Nielsen Rating: Very Rare The iconic Houdini image is probably the most reproduced magic poster of all time. One can find numerous versions of it printed on paper, canvas, tin plates, trays,.

A Chair Fit of a King

Name of Project: “A King’s Chair” Material: American Cherry (with small details in walnut, oak, yellow heart, maple, mahogany) and epoxy inlay. Finish: Watco Teak Oil and Watco Wax Measurements: 40” high / 26” wide / 31” deep Main Design: Tom McLaughlin / Inspired by article in Fine Woodworking Magazine.

SAM National Convention – January 17- 21, 2020 – Lupe’s Review

I have a HUGE soft spot for the Society of American Magicians. That was the very first magic organization I joined when I was 14 years old. Several service members from the Panama Canal Zone who were amateur magicians formed a SAM Assembly in Panama at the time, and we.

Welcome to My World!

Today is Sunday, February 2, 2020, and I guess this is a good date as any to jumpstart my blogs. Our webmaster (Lisa Caterbone from www.netmouser.com) is an SEO expert and has been pushing me for quite a while to write a blog. Most of my writings and observations have.

Magic Live 2019 – Lupe’s Convention Review

Friday, August 2, 2019 Magic Live starts early for us. Set-up for Nielsen Magic is earlier than that for most dealers. You see, in order to bring attention to our little booth and make it more attractive, every year we hang spectacular posters from the ballroom’s ceiling. On Friday, August.

Magic Live 2018 – REVIEW

By Lupe Nielsen Las Vegas, Nevada, has been my home for twenty-three years. When I moved here in 1995, it was quite a drastic change of pace and attitude from the life I had in the East Coast of the United States. It took me several years to get used.

Magic Live 2017 – Another Year… Lupe’s Review

by Lupe Nielsen Another year, another Magic Live Convention… This event has now become a yearly tradition in Las Vegas. The following review is mostly written by me as a personal reminder of the event. This blog and my Facebook page are almost like a diary in an attempt to.

Vanish Magazine Article – “The Nielsen Poster Auction” by Nick Lewin

It is great to have good press. Nick Lewin has an article about the upcoming Part 2 of the Nielsen Magic Poster Auction, that will be held in Chicago this upcoming February 4, 2017. The auction will be conducted by Potter and Potter. This article is part of the January.

Magic Live 2016 – Lupe’s Review

My personal review of Magic Live 2016 I just wanted to take a moment to express my gratitude and say THANK YOU to all of you who came by our Nielsen Magic booth at Magic Live last week. Although it was a more challenging convention this time for me than.

The Nielsen Magic Poster Collection – FOR SALE

The rumor is true, on June 25, 2016, the First Part of the Nielsen Magic Poster Collection will be sold by Potter and Potter Auctions. We have given hundreds of our best posters to that auction house for public sale. It should be the event of the year, that many.