How to sign shoes in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)

Sign Instructions:

Place both hands in front of you in an "S" handshape, with your palms oriented down and away from each other. Then bring both hands into contact with each other 2 times on the index finger sides of your hands.

Videos

Example Video

Tutorial Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of shoes

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of shoes

End of Sign

Final Frame of shoes

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for shoes
Make a fist with all fingers curled over the thumb, which is tucked in front of the fingers.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for shoes
Make a fist with all fingers curled over the thumb, which is tucked in front of the fingers.

About the Creator

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.

His experiences range from legal to entertainment interpreting, including teaching sign language to celebrities like Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson. His passion for innovation is evident in the AI-driven features of this dictionary, aiming to make sign language more accessible for all.

Learn More About This Site