SignWriting in Sign Language classes

Valerie Sutton signwriting at MAC.COM
Tue Oct 2 16:40:54 UTC 2007

SignWriting List
October 2, 2007

On Oct 2, 2007, at 9:30 AM, Adam Frost wrote:
> Here is a little of what I have right now.

Adam -
This is totally amazing - congrats on this great idea and I hope you  
continue to develop it further...

One suggestion...if you can use a Front View of a handshape, rather  
than the Top View of the symbols, and both are correct...then choose  
the Front View when at all possible...

for example, in the sign for the right have  
one handshape from the Front View...why not the other two?...for  
example, the last position could be this handshape from the Front  
View (see attached)...

the Top View is when you can use a Front View, you should,  
for beginner's sake. Of course the left hand has to be parallel to  
the Floor so that is fine...but I mean the handshape touching the  

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