[sw-l] New member from Czech Republic

Honza honza at RUCE.CZ
Wed Feb 2 17:26:22 UTC 2005


thanks for inviting me :)
Yes, of course I know Martin. He's my friend and I told you first about
SW if I remember well.
Finally I found the handshape, but I think we'll need some new handshape
in future for CZJ, not now.


Valerie Sutton wrote:

> SignWriting List
> February 2, 2005
>> is it possible to change or add Handshape in signmaker?
>> In Czech Sign Language we have some different handshapes.
>> Thanks
>> Honza
> Dear SW List members, and Honza!
> Welcome to the SignWriting List, Honza. It is great to have contact
> with signers from the Czech Republic! I can see you already found the
> Czech Sign Puddle. Do you know Martin Novak, who is also on the SW List?
> Yes...we have 195 handshapes in SignMaker. Be sure to use FireFox or
> another fast web browser, when using SignMaker online, because the
> symbols load faster, when you use FireFox. For more information, go to:
> Which Web Browser to Use for SignMaker?
> http://signbank.org/signpuddle/help/SignMaker01.html
> To access the other handshapes, click on one of the hand symbols. Wait
> a second to let the web browser load the symbols, and you will find a
> new list of other handshapes in that group of hands...Click on one of
> those, and you will have all the palm facings and rotations...
> So in summary, each of the ten handshapes represents a whole group of
> hands, and you need to click on one of those handshapes, to get to
> other hands in that group...
> I will create a diagram for you next message...and I will post it to
> the SignWriting List...
> Val ;-)

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