Toby Fitch
Multidisciplinary Designer / Photographer / Entrepreneur




It doesn't matter if you can't spell your name or can sign a novel, learning American Sign Language (ASL) and Deaf culture is for everyone. Below is a list of resources I use to teach my classes, email me if you want a resource or useful article added!



Lesson 00 - Intro to ASL: Presentation | Communication Tips | ASL Fingerspelling Sheet 
Lesson 01 - Learning About ASL and It's History: Presentation 
Lesson 02 - ASL & It's Relationship with Deaf Culture: Presentation 
Lesson 03 - Etiquette in the Deaf Community (Part One): Presentation 
Lesson 04 - Etiquette in the Deaf Community (Part Two): Presentation 
Lesson 05 - Oppression & Deaf Community: Presentation



Articles / Blog Posts

ASL Dictionaries

ASL Practice

ASL Video

  • ASLized — A library for accessible and authentic ASL videos

ASL Guides /  Resources

Academic / Higher Education Resources

Deaf Businesses

  • Deaf Friendly — Bringing awareness to deaf-friendly businesses, and corrective feedback to deaf-challenged businesses

  • HZ Innovations — A deaf technology startup working on a device/app, Wavio that 'hears' important sounds in your home.

  • Sami Lee Studios — Photography studio owned by a local deaf photographer

  • Seek the World — Deaf travel/photo blog with a Deaf traveler who loves to take up challenges and explore the world.

  • Toby Fitch Studios — An innovative one-man design/photography studio for all things digital and print

  • Visually Speaking — Local Seattle Deaf-run business that teaches sign language


Organizations in Washington State