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Hack your Play-Doh with Squishy Circuits!

Christmas Holiday Fun! During that lovely quiet period between Christmas and New Year’s is a great time to break out the toy kits and the table games.  There’s always a lot of lights twinkling in our home during Christmas and … Continue reading

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Program your holiday sweater!

See my sweater in action in the above youtube clip. It took a LOT of persevering, but I was finally successful at adding some “sparkle” to my sweater.  This was accomplished by sewing down a programmable micro-controller (an Arduino Floraboard) and … Continue reading

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Be still my beating Arduino heart!

  E-Textiles My “Maker-Education Summer” is humming along well.  My kids and I have been busy Canadian beavers trying out the projects from Sew Electric. Electric Sewing, or E-Textiles allows the embedding of technology with textiles using hardware that won’t … Continue reading

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