DRAWING in sign language

How to sign for "drawing" in American Sign Language:

Definition: a picture created with a pencil, pen, or crayon rather than paint; the act or art of creating a picture or sketch by making lines on a surface; drawing.

Related signs: PICTURE, PAINT, ART.

Deaf Art

Drawing by Chuck Baird
Art by Chuck Baird, 1993.

Chuck Baird (1947-2012) was a Deaf American artist and one of the De'VIA art movement.

Writing-Drawing Word-Image
Writing-Drawing Word-Image (2006) by literary media arche-creator Jolanta Lapiak.

Statement: Interplay a difference between writing and drawing/painting in her body of "phonocentrism deconstruction" works.


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Written ASL

[Note: ASL writing is not an official standard. This sign language writing remains in a state of open space to allow room for experiment, evolution, and improvement.]

ASL written for DRAWING

Written ASL digit for "DRAW/DRAWING" contributed by Jolanta in the ASLwrite community, 2018.

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