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   xoxoxoBruce  Sunday Mar 21 12:01 AM

Mar 21, 2010: ASL

ASL, American Sign Language, depicted here by JK Keller with book matches.



This was an art project, rather than a teaching aid, by a man with time, and 24 other letters, on his hands.



lumberjim  Sunday Mar 21 12:05 AM

39/m/19520



skysidhe  Sunday Mar 21 12:19 AM

I am going to send this to someone. Nice find bruce.



bluecuracao  Sunday Mar 21 01:41 AM

Very nice.

But looks like you can't do the sign for 'fire' with a matchbook...oh the irony.



xoxoxoBruce  Sunday Mar 21 01:46 AM

I believe its just the alphabet, isn't it?



bluecuracao  Sunday Mar 21 02:05 AM

Well, the video I saw on the interwebs shows it as a hand-waving type thing.



xoxoxoBruce  Sunday Mar 21 04:51 AM

Yes, but what he did with the matchbooks is just the alphabet, there's much more to ASL.



Trilby  Sunday Mar 21 06:30 AM

Quote:
Originally Posted by xoxoxoBruce View Post
... there's much more to ASL.
yeah. Like this.


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z1Yw3bKniFM


Major Matt Mason  Sunday Mar 21 07:20 AM

I remember a trick one could do with Pep Boys matchbooks. NSFW, though.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/michael07/2354182113/

;D

-MMM-



LittleWolf  Sunday Mar 21 12:50 PM

That last one I think is the hand sign for "Get out of the road"



xoxoxoBruce  Sunday Mar 21 02:29 PM

Welcome to the Cellar, LittleWolf.



Gravdigr  Sunday Mar 21 07:48 PM

Well, that's different.



Cicero  Monday Mar 22 12:51 AM

lol! I love it!!

Do you have any matches? Oh I see....



SPUCK  Monday Mar 22 05:35 AM

umm yeah.. So what does that last one mean?



Coign  Monday Mar 22 01:48 PM

Quote:
Originally Posted by SPUCK View Post
umm yeah.. So what does that last one mean?
You didn't recognize the universal sign for "bird"?


LittleWolf  Monday Mar 22 10:52 PM

Thank you Bruce, looooooooong time lurker...



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