Practice makes perfect

Learning ASL has been a great journey that has only just begun. As our class comes to a close I know that I will continue to commit to the goal of becoming fluent in ASL. Lately, I have been very busy as summer moves in; family time gets busier, work gets busier, and internship is fast… Continue reading Practice makes perfect

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I can “speak!”

While I am still learning many different words in sign language, I am beginning to put words together in sentences which are really cool. When I watch Switched at Birth, I can pick up a few signs but I cannot always follow exactly what they say because they often sign fast. Here is a video… Continue reading I can “speak!”

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Painting over mistakes is like sweeping dirt under the rug. No one will know unless you want them to.

Having finished my third The Simpsons painting (Milhouse Van Houten), I definitely feel as though I’ve hit my stride/found my groove in terms of style. This is where I belong: painting the Simpsons, one character at a time. This being said, however, even the smoothest of grooves contain a few bumps here and there. The […]

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Paint Time with Finn and Jake

This week, I branched out into painting characters from a third television show: Adventure Time. My goal this week was to really up the ante, step out of my comfort zone, push the envelope, and any other generic cliché that you can think of. Here are a few challenges I set out for myself: Putting […]

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Over the Moon with ASL

I am on week 2 of learning ASL and I am so excited! Rochelle Barlow has been an incredible online resource for learning ASL. Right now, I am learning signs for requests and questions, time, and places. As I move forward in my journey with ASL I am becoming more motivated and excited each day! I cannot… Continue reading Over the Moon with ASL

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Day 1- The ASL Alphabet

My search for online resources and networks for learning ASL, beyond Pinterest, has served as a bit of a challenge. After some digging and hopping around between different web pages, I found a great resource that has multiple ways to learn ASL and network with other ASL learners. Of course.. it all starts with my Pinterest board… Continue reading Day 1- The ASL Alphabet

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