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Bob Farmer

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Bob Farmer
BornRobert Arthur J. Farmer
Smith Falls, Ontario, Canada


Bob Farmer (b.1948) is an intellectual property rights lawyer, screenwriter, film producer and amateur magician. When not representing show business people, he performs, creates and writes about cards, close-up, and mentalism.[1]


Farmer attend his first FFFF in 1979 and was an early mentor to David Ben.

He has contributed to Hade-E-Gram, Linking Ring, Epoptica, and wrote the column Flim-Flam in Magic from 1992 to 2000 again within Genii from 2003 to 2005.

Marketed Tricks

  • Tsunami (1988)
  • Deja VooDoo (1989)
  • Headhunter (1989)
  • Nothing to Lose (1991)


  • Beat 'Em, Cheat 'Em, Leave 'Em Bleedin (1994)
  • The Bammo Ten Card Deal Dossier (2015)


  1. BRAIN TO WALLET, Bob Farmer, Genii 1991 March

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