BackBits of cardboard

There are several places on the site where I mention my “Bits of cardboard”, so here they are — life-size, though mine are hand-drawn rather than these beautiful creations:

Man 3       Lady 2

I've given them different colours so that they are immediately identifiable, I've labelled them clearly, and you can see which way they're facing, not just where they are.  I think the final point is vital, both for writing dances and for working out how to walk them through, so I'm baffled by people who tell me they use salt and pepper pots.