What makes this paint effect so magical?
As a magician you have to be constantly inventing. I'm always on the look-out for clever and interesting ideas, and I find inspiration in the work of other artists and entertainers all the time. It's a way of thinking: you have to see the potential in everything and always be asking questions – how could I use that? What effect could that create if I turned it on its head?
I've just been reading about this guy, Bradley Hart who does the most amazing things with bubblewrap! He injects the air bubbles with paint. It must be absolutely painstaking, but as with the best magic effects, therein lies its power! If you go way beyond what people expect, put the effort in where no one else will, you will arrive at something original. See for yourself: