Wrist Flexing is under Axial Movement...

Valerie Sutton sutton at SIGNWRITING.ORG
Sat Apr 24 14:19:49 UTC 2004

SignWriting List
April 24, 2004

Go to this web page:

and click on Axial Movements

At the end of the chapter on Axial Movements, you will find one page on 
Wrist Flexing.

But you are right...we do not have enough documentation of wrist 
motion...I should write more about that in the future...

Thanks for your kind words - Glad you both could understand it...

Val ;-)


On Apr 23, 2004, at 1:12 PM, Stuart Thiessen wrote:
> Thank you very much!  I suspected it was something like this, but I
> didn't find an example in the textbook. That helps me!
> Like Charles, I often see argue from the wrists, but you are right that
> it seems exaggeration in the sign can cause the movement to "travel" to
> elbow or probably even shoulder (for very hot argument) for emphasis. 
> Stuart

On Apr 23, 2004, at 5:08 PM, Charles Butler wrote:
> Excellent, Valerie, VERY clear.  I feel as if I learn something new 
> every day about sign writing.

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