Bye Bye Bernard

You will be missed dear friend. 

His funeral was lovely, pips flowers and wand were such a nice touch on the coffin, and carl told me the undertaker said he is holding a pack of cards, a pen and his book of magic secret notes, which makes me smile a lot.

Was lovely to have most of the islands magic community in the same place all together, some ive not seen in years, we’re all so busy, so it was good to see the guys.. you all scrub up well fellas!

 Thank you to the vicar, (& staff at St Marys) speakers, magicians and everyone who came, was so good to see such a big turn out for such a wonderful and true gentleman. 

This is a snap of a snap of him performing at the ale house, with his coins routines. I sought this photo out, as its one of my cherished memory’s, him performing this when having a coffee and catch up on one of our tiffins visits. 

I had no idea Bernard had a cups routine, so loved this shot, was touched even more when on of his close friends said “You did that last night!” I smiled wide and said “At the moment, I only use 1, so I’m gunna have to practice harder to work up to Bernard’s 3!”

His face! And pip his best mate is in there too. Ill miss the three of us and our taxi rides to jumbo day, but I’m glad George is taking you in the car this year. I’ll get the cuppers in! 

These are some of the only photos I snapped of Bernard from the video of the last adults games and magic nite we did in February. 

The night was Bernard’s idea, with Adam, Joyce and myself setting up and running with the help of the friends of cowes library of which he was a great part. 

After hearing that he’d passed, it seemed only fit to hold another night in his honour. To which Bryn (B&Js Magic) Andy Vance, Chris Pickett (Maestro) and myself performed for a full library of lovely people. 

Thank you to all who came, check out the videos on my FB wall. Keep your eye out for another one soon! 

There is a few positives that have come out of this saddening loss, that is I’ve seen and chatted to old friends, forged new ones, reached out and chatted more to my grandad, and realise you gotta strike while the irons hot! 

You will be dearly missed old friend, but thanks for the fun… And memory’s. X

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Rhythtree Magic

​The Fantastic Award Winning Comedy Magician Huxley Magic is back again this year with another fun filled show. (Sat 4pm, Sun 1pm)  There will be appearences from Howard The Fortune Telling (sometimes AWOL) Card Trick Duck, Mikey The Mind Reading Monkey, Barry.. and more! 

Free Sweets and Stickers for everyone who watches the Show! (*And Claps and Cheers!)

Also workshop Friday at 4pm. Make and take your own magic prop. 

** PHOTO COMP** your mission is to snap a photo of Huxley doing Magic and post it on his wall (and you must have Liked and Shared my Page.) Ill look through before my show on Sunday and pick a few winners who will be presented with a prize at my show. So Get Snapping! Adults and Kids, All Entrys welcome. Extra points will go to Hilarious Captions, or Kind Words “I can Quote”, Good Luck xx

The Tail of Howard the Duck

But Then……

So WHERE was Howard??

Well.. Apparently he’d left the island with Helen and Nina. I guess he decided they were better festival buddies and decided to leave without telling me. He (allegedly) went to Glastonbury to party in the Mud, yet I never saw him once! But now I think about it, I did hear a few ‘Quacks’ up at the Stone Circle and down at Block 9!

I then got a message that simply read.. WE HAVE YOUR DUCK! Initially I thought we were dealing with a Ducknapping Ransom Theif… Especially when photos starting popping up!?

Helen Looking Like a Bond Villain

Nina seems to have fallen in love with Howard.. oooo .. It’ll be the Big Deep Blue Eyes….er…..Eye!

His Holiday Mate

Good Job hes had his Flea injections… The Cat.. I Mean

Howard is Sooo Lazy, he doesnt even flap his wings to fly these days!

All the way from DARBYSHIRE!?!?

Howard and Mikey, Reunited at long last. Thank you to everybody who shared, and spread the word. To Helen and Nina. Show what good can come of the internet and lovely people. x

End of Year Party Photos

So as you may have seen I held an End of Year Party and Big Magic Show, as a Thankyou to all my Clients and Friends.

There were Games, Races, a Treasure Hunt, a Magic Workshop, A Scrapbot Demo (Thank you Chris and Maxine) and The Big Show.

Big Thankyou to all who came, Especially the Riverside Center and Staff, Gemma, Hols, Sarah and Katey for your help, and Aaron (Mr Sellotape!)

 

 

As always, Huxley is available for any event Big or Small, specalising in tailoring to suit. Festivals, Weddings, Birthdays, Fates, Fairs, Anniversary,  Work do, Mates Get Together Funeral etc…  😉

Check out these awesome snaps by Lucy Boynton Photography

 

30th Dec End of Year Party!

A great big Party for ALL, gathering all the lovely people one last time in 2015 and not forgetting Hux’s BIG Magic Show!

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Come and enjoy some Award Winning Close Up Magic,
Build your own Magic Prop in the Workshop 2-3pm,
Win Sweetie Prizes in the Crazy Games 3-345pm,
Rubbish Robots Fight in the Scrapbots Battle Demo 345-4pm.
Then grab your seat for the Big Comedy Magic Show 4-5pm.

Tea Coffee is available and the Bar will be open throughout, as well as Pocket Money Magic Tricks (ranging from £1-£6) Original IOW Spray Can Planetary Family Trees on Canvasses and the Outstanding Adam Gaterell’s Comic inspired Artwork will all be for sale on the day.

This is an Open Event to Any and Everyone! Please add it to your diary NOW! Also Like the Facebook event www.facebook.com/huxleymagic (so we have an idea of numbers) and SHARE the event and tell your friends!

I cover many different areas of Kids and Adult entertainment, this event will give you an idea of some of the packages available if you are looking to book me for your next event in the New Year. That being said if kids aren’t your thing, you are very welcome to just come and enjoy the Big Comedy Magic Show at 4pm.

lPease be aware – We will be Filming bits for YOUTUBE and I will have the Awesomely Talented Lucy Boynton and Chris Jones Photography Team proffesionally snapping shots throughout the event to be used in publicity.

Past Promo Photos courtesy of Lucy Boynton and Emma Watts Photography.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1042359402518049/