welcome Paul Hendriks
signwriting at MAC.COM
Thu Jan 4 17:12:31 UTC 2007
January 4, 2007
Welcome to the SignWriting List, and it is great to have someone
writing signs from Luxembourg!
And you are most welcome to try the Handwriting Course...I have
placed your name on the List of participants:
Participants already signed up:
1. Adam Frost
2. Stefan Woehrmann
3. Tini Pel
4. Kelly Jo Boal
5. Cherie Wren
6. Stuart Thiessen
7. Charles Butler
8. Paul Hendriks
On Jan 4, 2007, at 7:31 AM, Shane Gilchrist O hEorpa wrote:
> Hi Paul,
> Welcome to SW-L!
> im the president of ESWO - Ingvild (the Chair) and I are very
> delighted to see that there is now someone in Luxembourg (Europe's
> smallest nation I think - or is that Liechenstein?) who is taking
> interest in SignWriting.
> It is the ESWO's dream to see SW being used in every member-state of
> the EU and Europe itself - I will go to Istanbul in two weeks time to
> encourage people there to use SignWriting :-)
> If you want to learn more SW, you could get some tutitions from our
> wonderful Belgian, Thierry - he is based in Liege - if you are
> interested, let me know.
> Shane @ ESWO
> On 04/01/07, Paul <gebaerdenschrift at plh.lu> wrote:
>> Hello everybody in this list,
>> My Name is Paul Hendriks and i live in Luxembourg (near Germany)
>> and i
>> read signwriting list since 14th July 2006, but this is my very first
>> posting here.
>> I follow this thread for a while and find it is really
>> interesting. I'd
>> really like to learn better signwriting.
>> I learned yet a bit signwriting by myself, first reading articles on
>> your wonderful signwriting-website (and i now also own the great book
>> from Stefan Wöhrmann, which i understand better than the
>> english-explications on www.signwriting.org). And finally i wanted to
>> start using and teaching signwriting with my deaf-born son, Samuel.
>> At first i thaught, that i can not participate here - while in
>> i have to work the whole day long - but now as you wrote "/you have a
>> whole week to do it/", it would be fine for me too.
>> So if you accept a signwriting 'novice' to this course, *i really
>> like to participate this online-handwriting-course*.
>> Best regards.
>> Paul Hendriks (from Luxembourg - http://gehoerlos.plh.lu)
>> P.S. please excuse my poor english knowledge ;-)
>> P.S.2: I know no other person in Luxembourg who is using
>> Signwriting too :-(
>> Valerie Sutton wrote:
>> > SignWriting List
>> > January 3, 2007
>> > Hello Everyone!
>> > Here is how it will work...there will be one Handwriting Lesson
>> per week:
>> > 1. Val will post a lesson on the web on Monday morning
>> California time
>> > 2. Val will announce the web page to go to, to the SignWriting
>> > on Monday morning.
>> > 3. Participants will write the lesson in handwriting any time
>> > that week (you have a whole week to do it)
>> > 4. Participants will post their handwriting to the SignWriting List
>> > (in .png, .gif, or .jpg formats)
>> > 5. Val and participants will discuss each student's writing and
>> > questions and feedback on the SW List
>> > 6. Val will post the feedback and questions and answers on the
>> web to
>> > help future learners
>> > There will be exactly three weeks...with three Lessons:
>> > SW Handwriting Course on SW List
>> > January 8th...Lesson 1 posted on the web
>> > January 15....Lesson 2 posted on the web
>> > January 22....Lesson 3 posted on the web
>> > So no need for worry, if you do not have time until Wednesday to
>> > on it...you have a whole week!
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