You can try doing simple tricks first which you can do in front of your family and friends if you are really interested in magic tricks. It is not advisable to try complicated tricks when you are still a beginner.
You can start with the basics of magic tricks first and develop your skills further by practicing regularly so you can move on to more complicated tricks. There are two simple magic tricks I listed that you need to learn which are very easy to do and your friends will surely love it.
In order to carry out these two tricks convincingly, first learn the art of misdirection. That means try to divert the attention of the audience elsewhere when you are trying out some small trick. Your audience’s minds will not catch your trick and be mislead by your magical performance if you do it that way. have them look in other places while you are trying sleight of hand.
For the first trick, start with a deck of cards and ask someone to pick a card. Have them memorize the card. Secretly turn the last card of the deck upwards and flip the entire deck while your friends memorize the cards.
You can use a fresh deck of cards too to show that the cards are unmarked. Then ask them to change the cards anywhere in the deck. Look for their card easily by turning the card you had turned earlier. This would be simple as while placing their card was placed opposite than others.
You may also try this second trick which is extremely simple yet can confuse your friends greatly. Shuffle a pack of cards well a few times. Then have a look at the bottom card sneakily. Afterwards, slowly drop the cards and make sure that bottoms ones first.
Don’t ever overlook the cards which you’ve already seen. Ask them to say stop once you drop some ten cards or so. You have to collect all these cards in a pile but keep in mind that you have to keep your card on top of this pile.
Show your friends this top card but do not show it to yourself. Then ask your friend to remix the cards again. After they are through just go through the pile and show them the card they had seen.
Voila! And you’ve successfully done magic. It would amaze and puzzle your friends making them wonder how you managed to find the correct card. There are two magic tricks that you should learn that will surely amaze your friends.
It is always better to start with magic tricks which are not too tricky and difficult. If you start with simple magic tricks it would boost your confidence and you can try the trickier ones later. You might give up on doing magic tricks if you start of with a difficult trick. Try to start with simple magic tricks to learn and then gradually get better with practice.