Help wanted in transcribing a phrase

K.J. Boal kjoanne403 at HOTMAIL.COM
Wed Sep 10 21:15:31 UTC 2008

Yes, I'd be happy to help if I knew what the signs looked like - please, post pics or video clips to the List
and I suspect you'll get suggestions from a few people! :-)

> From: sutton at> To: sw-l at> Subject: Re: [sw-l] Help wanted in transcribing a phrase> Date: Wed, 10 Sep 2008 12:37:52 -0700> CC: gabriel_beecham at> > SignWriting List> September 10, 2008> > On Sep 10, 2008, at 12:23 PM, Gabriel Beecham wrote:> > I've known about SignWriting for quite a while, but am pretty much > > an amateur at using it, so I hope you will be able to give me a > > hand. I'm the new webmaster for the Dublin University Sign Language > > Society, a student society for members of Trinity College Dublin in > > Ireland (placeholder website available at > > ). Currently I'm redesigning the website, and I was wondering if > > anyone here would be willing to help me transcribe the words > > "Trinity College Dublin" from Irish Sign Language (ISL) into > > SignWriting. I've had a go myself using SignPuddle but I'm really > > not familiar enough with the notation yet! Let me know either on- or > > off-list, whichever you prefer.> > Yours,> > Gabriel> > --------------> > Hello Gabriel!> Thank you for this message, and welcome to the SignWriting List!> > We are happy to meet you ;-))> > And please send our regards to those who use SignWriting in Dublin!> > We are happy to answer your questions and help you learn SignWriting > and SignPuddle. I am glad you wrote to the SignWriting List. Please > post all your questions to the SignWriting List. This the purpose of > the provide a public forum for asking questions and > receiving answers...We all learn from the experience...> > So everyone, feel free to ask questions anytime...> > I just visited the front page of your web site:> >> > It looks great! It would be fun to place some SignWriting there > (grin)...> > So we will be happy to help you write what you need...Do you have > photos or video clips of the exact signs you are trying to write? Send > them to the List attached to an email message, and then I, or other > teachers, can start teaching you how to write those exact signs in > SignPuddle...and then show you how to use those written signs on your > web site...> > Looking forward to hearing from you -> > Val ;-)> > > > ____________________________________________> > SW-L SignWriting List> > Post Message> SW-L at> > List Archives and Help>> > Change Email Settings>> 

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