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Make a Glowing Mirror Mask « Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers!

September 12, 2018 AT 1:06 pm New Learn Guide: Make a Glowing Mirror Mask Create a glowing, animated Halloween mask with NeoPixels and Adafruit’s new Hallowing board.  No soldering required! Full tutorial: https://learn.adafruit.com/glowing-mirror-mask/introduction This is a really fun project to do with kids.  Use a vinyl cutter (or a utility knife and some elbow grease) to create…

“Superpower Glass” Helping Kids With Autism Understand Emotions « Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers!

August 25, 2018 AT 6:00 am “Superpower Glass” Helping Kids With Autism Understand Emotions via Smithsonian People with autism often struggle with understanding what others are thinking or feeling. Decoding facial expressions can be especially tricky. Is that smile a genuine grin of delight, or a tight grimace of politeness? Does that wrinkled brow mean…

Fiber Optic Jelly Fish Skirt Remix #WearableWednesday « Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers!

July 25, 2018 AT 7:00 am Fiber Optic Jelly Fish Skirt Remix #WearableWednesday From buzzandy on Hackster.io: This is mostly a copy of Linawassong’s project: http://www.instructables.com/id/Jellyfish-Skirt/ Her instructions are great, so just follow them! The only confusing part was how she connected the fiber-optic bundles to the LED strip. In a nutshell, she is trying…