Produced in collaboration with Potter & Potter and Pitchford Entertainment, Peau Doux: Silver Edition is the highly anticipated follow-up to sold out Gold Peau Doux playing cards, celebrating the life and career of Richard Valentine Pitchford.
Also known by his stage name of Cardini, Pitchford's flawless sleight of hand, effortless charm and infectious humour earned him the adulation of fellow magicians and audiences worldwide.
The Silver Edition is a modern-day, poker-sized replica of the special Peau Doux playing cards Cardini used during his legendary nightclub act, "The Suave Deceiver". The deck features a vintage-inspired tuck box with embossed detailing, silver metallic inks, a custom tax stamp and Ace of Spades and matching Jokers which depict a silhouette of Cardini himself.
Limited to 3,000 and printed by the United States Playing Card Company on Art of Play's proprietary crushed stock.
Twins brothers Dan and Dave Buck are perhaps best known for their contributions to the art of cardistry.
Masters of sleight of hand, the Buck twins have released a plethora of instructional videos and DVDs which not only led to the increase in popularity of cardistry, but also made them two of the most influential people in the magic and cardistry community.
In 2013, off the back of a becoming wildly successful producers of luxury playing cards, they founded Art of Play. Based in the United States, Art of Play curates a collection of wonderfully unique playing cards, puzzles, games and amusements.
Epiphanies await the curious mind.