How to sign snow in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 2)

Sign Instructions:

Place both hands in front of you with your palms oriented down and your fingers pointing away from yourself. Then, move your hands down while wiggling the fingers of both hands up and down.

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Example Video

Tutorial Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of snow

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of snow

End of Sign

Final Frame of snow

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for snow
Extend all fingers to show the number five, spreading them out.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for snow
Extend all fingers to show the number five, spreading them out.

Sign #2 (2 of 2)

Sign Instructions:

Begin with the fingertips of each hand touching your shoulders, then rotate your wrists forward and move your hands down as you wiggle the fingers of both hands up and down.

Videos

Example Video

Tutorial Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of snow

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of snow

End of Sign

Final Frame of snow

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for snow
Extend all fingers to show the number five, spreading them out.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for snow
Extend all fingers to show the number five, spreading them out.

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