New lecturer: Howard Hamburg!

You won’t believe your eyes! 2011 Academy of Magical Arts Lecturer of the Year and close-up legend, Howard Hamburg, will be sharing his experiences and relationships that spans 60 years of magic with Dai Vernon, Charlie Miller, Michael Skinner, Larry Jennings, J.C. Wagner, Bruce Cervon, Tony Giorgio, Jerry Andrus, Jimmy Grippo, Francis Carlyle and others and interspersed throughout these stories, he will lecture and explain over 10 close-up effects.

Howard Hamburg

You will want to see this!

Trevor and Lorena Watters are coming to PCAM!

All the way from Vancouver Canada, Trevor and Lorena Watters have been preforming for over a decade and have won over 20 international awards for their classic illusions, personality and comedy magic!

Trevor and Lorena Watters

They have been featured in corporate events, TV, festivals, fairs and on board luxury cruise ships!

All the way from Vancouver, B.C., TREVOR & LORENA WATTERS are coming to work and are the perfect mix of Comedy and Magic. Their act is Fun and Playful, with Classic Illusion and Exciting Quick Change Magic. Picture The Carol Burnett Show with Magic Props.

Over two decades Trevor and Lorena have collected and have been honored with over 20 international awards. Most recently Trevor and Lorena took to the road to compete for gold in the World Magic Seminar Convention’sInternational Competition held in Las Vegas Nevada. Juried competitors,invited by the World Magic Seminar’s Board of Directors, were chosen to represent eight countries from around the world and gathered to vie for the coveted Siegfried and Roy’s Golden Lion distinction. The best of the best talent from Japan, Korea, Italy, Spain, Germany, France, Canada and the USA delivered top notch performances that garnered the recognition and accolades from the most seasoned professionals in the Las Vegas entertainment business. Each competitor wowed the audience with their unique style and expertise that resulted in a show paralleled to Olympic proportion. Winners of the Sarmoti People’s Choice award went to the Canadian contingent, Trevor Watters and Lorena. In the 33 years of the World Magic Seminar, Trevor and Lorena are the third Canadians to bring this world renown award to Canada.

Shawn Farquhar will be at PCAM 2013!

Announcing our first guest at PCAM 2013!

PCAM 2013 is proud to announce Shawn Farquhar as guest performer, lecturer and MC for the Saturday magic show.

Shawn Farquhar

The Canadian Association of Magicians awarded Shawn the MAGICIAN OF THE YEAR in 2003 and 2010, the Pacific Coast Association of Magicians awarded him the GRAND PRIX D’HONNEUR, the International Brotherhood of Magicians awarded him both STAGE MAGICIAN and SLEIGHT OF HAND MAGICIAN OF THE YEAR, making him the ONLY magician in history to win BOTH world championships and the Olympics of Magic in Beijing, China awarded him the highest award in magic, the GRAND PRIX WORLD CHAMPION OF MAGIC in 2009!

PCAM 2013 Website

Please vist for all the latest information on the upcoming convention.

Our hosts for this year, our 80th Anniversary, have really pulled out all the stops and it’s going to be awesome.

New Convention website

Visit for all the info and to register… TODAY!

Your support make the convention bigger and better… it really does!


Eric Jones – 1st act of the 2012 PCAM

Time to announce our 1st performer for the PCAM 2012. Brian Cook is happy to announce that Eric Jones has joined us for the PCAM. He’s been in talks with Eric for over a year now and he promises to bring something completely new for us. I have a couple more that will be announced here soon. Please get your registrations in soon as the price will be going up again soon.

PCAM 2012 – Seattle, WA.

PCAM 2012 August 2-5 Where Seattle at the Sea-Tac Marriot
3201 South 176th Street · Seattle, Washington 98188 USA
Pre- registration price only$165.00 ($120 youth) The totally renovated and remodeled Sea-Tac Marriot will be host to the 2012 PCAM with a score (or so) of surprise guests and multiple amazing activities in store.
We’ve negotiated a room rate BELOW the rate we had in 2004. $89.00 a night! So you’ve really no excuse not to make the 2012 PCAM the highlight of your summer magic plans.
The ancient Incas believed that the end of the world is to take place in December of 2012. So why take the chance and fail to attend what could very well be the last magic convention ever held?
Don’t miss out! Fill out the membership form below and send it off with a check for $165.00 (or $120 for Youth) to:

Brian Cook 2709 NE 72nd St. Seattle Wa 98115
Or pay via PayPal : [email protected]

Register ONLINE: NOW

PCAM /CAM convention photo available for FREE download!

Would you like a great copy of the convention photo for free?

Oh course you do!  Just click and download this wonderful souvenir of a great weekend of magic and fun.


New Convention Website

PCAM 2011 is shaping up to be an outstanding event with plenty of folks registering in advance!  If we are back to limiting the attendance to 200 this one will certainly be a complete sellout.  Bookmark the new website to keep up with all the details as Brian Cook, the new PCAM President, begins releasing the information.

2011 PCAM Annouced

Brian Cook, has announced the dates and location for PCAM 2012 and it promises o be a great event!

August 2nd to 5th at the Sea-Tac Marriot, in Seattle, Washington.

The most amazing thing so far is that Brian was able to negotiate a rate for the rooms that was $10 less than he had in 2004!  We thought that $99 a night was a great deal, but $89 is even better!

For more details write:  [email protected]