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My Signed Playing Cards Collection

Around 2020 I started collecting autographs, signed posters, pictures and magic signed items. I read a really interesting book around the same time about gaining signed playing cards called "Playing cards Autographed By Magicians". An excellent book that I would recommend which documents the signed playing card collection of Michael E Johnson. Though quite focused on US magicians. I purchased on Amazon as it documents a lot of supporting inforation about collecting. While I have a couple of hundred signed autographs in total, about 41 are on playing cards. When going to magic shows and conventions, I try to get cards signed. As I like to take selfies as well, I am not always able to get a signed card at the same time. Generally speaking, I go for a selfie on first meeting and then a signed card if/when I see them again. Looking at my signed playing cards collection, most of these I have gained in person. A couple are from eBay but 95% I have gained when chatting to the artist and meeting them. To keep the cards looking good, I use a presentation wallet for playing cards to help keep them pristine. I use the VaultX brand that you can purchase on Amazon which are of good quality. Always reasonable to buy and quickly delivered. I always catalogue the signed playing cards and write up a little about how I acquired and gained the card within the collectables section on this website. Feel free to view here for extra details. In the meantime, here are the cards themselves. A big thanks to all the artists that have signed playing cards. Some really good artists here. And if you are a magician and you do not feature, I would love to have a signed playing card from you! Pic 1: Peter Nardi, Gillian, Harry Nardi and Natalia Love Pic 2: Adam Heppenstall, Megan Swann, Jamie Allan and Paul Williams Pic 3: Joel M, Elizabeth, Tom Elderfield, Michael Jordan and Tamsyn Jordan Pic 4: Dave Bonsai, John Archer, Russ Brown and Tom Brace Pic 5: Katherine Rhodes, Magical Bones, Brendan Rodrigues and Fay Presto Pic 6: Thomas Dixon, Adam Edgeley, Pete Whitmore and Scot Jerram Pic 7: Shae Gathercole, Liam Keily, John Constantine and David Leeson Pic 8: Paul Furlong, David Minton, Ian Gamage and Ben Hart Pic 9: Betty Davenport, Elliot Bibby, Kovari and Luke Baker Pic 10: John Conway (Bus card), Edward Hilsum, Ash Marlow, and Chris Dugdale Pic 11: Laura London, Lewis Fuller, Dynamo and Craig Petty Pic 12: Lee Hathaway For the history of how I acquired each signed playing card, feel free to view here for extra details. If you have any questions about the collection, please feel free to message or comment.

My Signed Playing Cards Collection
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