Valerie Sutton signwriting at MAC.COM
Fri Dec 1 02:41:04 UTC 2006

SignWriting List
November 30, 2006

You know, those handshapes are rarely used...

But Stuart, you are correct that when there is more white in the  
symbol, you are seeing more of the palm of the hand, and when there  
is more black, you are seeing more of the back of the hand.

So in the sign for BOAT, you are seeing more of the palm. I have now  
added my version to the US SignPuddle:

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Has this answered your question, Stuart?

Val ;-)

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