AAACK! I’m Crooked in the True Mirror!

This is the most common and very distressing experience many people have when they first see themselves in a True Mirror.  More than half of all people feel this way!  The recent article in Man Repeller magazine is a perfect example of so many seeing themselves as so...

True Mirror Exercises

The biggest reason for having a true mirror in your life is to learn about who you are and how you are using this new visual medium that accurately reflects your face.  We are incredibly expressive beings, with hundreds of nuanced expressions that are fairly easily...

The Light in our Eyes

What a concept: We have a certain light in our eyes that is eminently recognizable by those who know us when they see it in our eyes.  Obviously it’s there when we smile, but often times its there for lots of other expressions and thoughts too.  It forms part of...

Accurate Self-Assessment, right here, right now.

This is one of the long term benefits of using the true mirror – getting an accurate sense of how you are doing at the exact moment you look into it. In your current situation, in your relationships, in your personal challenges, in all sorts of other things that...

True Mirror Self Portaits from the first art class

The first set of amazing true mirror self-portraits done by students at SUNY New Paltz. The self-portrait on the left is using a mirror, the one on the right is using the true mirror. Such a difference, the students totally noticed the 3D effect and it shows in the...

You CAN handle the truth!

The True Mirror is confrontational, lets talk about that right up front. You are going to see yourself in an entirely new way, and what this will mean to you depends on many factors directly connected to you. Your self-image, the way you previously related to...

The Self Portrait: Using a True Mirror

A self-portrait is something that every artist will do at least once, but they are done using a backwards mirror, painting what they see in there and calling it representative. But now, we are coming along and saying that creating a self-portrait in a mirror is not...