How to sign ribbon in American Sign Language

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Sign Instructions:

Begin with the index and middle fingers of your dominant hand above the index and middle fingers of your non-dominant hand in front of your forehead. Move the extended fingers of each hand in a circular motion around each other, then move your hands to the side, away from each other.

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Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of ribbon

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of ribbon

End of Sign

Final Frame of ribbon

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for ribbon
Extend your index and middle fingers, bring the index finger under the middle finger, and fold the other fingers into the palm.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for ribbon
Extend your index and middle fingers, bring the index finger under the middle finger, and fold the other fingers into the palm.

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Paul Kelly, a nationally certified sign language interpreter and the founder of howdoyousign.com, has dedicated his career to bridging communication gaps through sign language. As a CODA (child of deaf adult), with deep personal and professional roots in the deaf community, Paul brings a unique blend of personal insight and professional expertise to his work.

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