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This blog details the "backstage business" of professional illusionist, illusion designer, author & show producer, J C Sum.
It also explores how creative & artistic individuals can position themselves to be commercially successful in their respective fields.
Whether you are an entertainer, film-maker, designer, musician, artist, actor or animator, this blog strives to offer insights based on the art, science and business of one of Asia’s most commercially successful practitioners of the magic arts.
Tag Archives: The New Paper
Our trip earlier to Italy made a local news feature on celebrities’ travels. We answered questions of our work in the “Masters of Magic” convention in Saint Vincent and filming of a TV show in Rome. Our photos of us … Continue reading
While we have been away from home the past month, it is still heartening to know that our local media is still supporting us. Thanks guys! Ning was featured in the 21 Apr 2012 issue of The New Paper in … Continue reading
My custom “Optimus Prime” was featured in Cybertron Con 2012 at Resorts World Sentosa and The New Paper is up for sale on Ebay for the next week. The model drew a lot of interest during the Cybertron Con and … Continue reading
My feature in The New Paper is out today featuring my custom work on Transformers figures, models and toys. Although I brought down a large number of some of my customized Optimus Primes, they only showed two! Oh well… You can … Continue reading
I just did an interview and photo shoot with The New Paper today as part of the publicity for the upcoming Cybertron Con 2012 at Resorts World Sentosa taking place on 11 – 14 Mar 2012. I’m one of several local celebrities to … Continue reading
Ning & I were pictured and quoted in today’s issue of The New Paper. Several weeks ago, Ning & I were interviewed by The New Paper on our thoughts of the magic scene in Singapore. We gave our frank views … Continue reading
Last week, Ning was featured in FHM Singapore’s 100 Sexiest Women in the World list for the 3rd year running that came out in the Oct 2010 issue of FHM! In a few weeks, Ning will be featured in an … Continue reading
The New Paper interviewed and did a photo shoot with Ning this afternoon. The weekly feature is on how celebrities choose to spend their money on different “toys”. Ning brought her spread of swords & weapons that included Japanese samurai … Continue reading