Make Celebration Spectacles #AdafruitWeekendProject
Ring in the new year or any cause for celebration with your own NeoPixel glasses!
For this project you will need:
Trinket 3v microcontroller with USB cable
JST-PH battery connector or switched breakout
500mAh lipoly battery and charger
sturdy gaffer tape
costume frames with lenses removed
silicone coated stranded wire in a matching color
hot glue gun
E6000 or epoxy adhesive
soldering iron and tools
helping third hand tool
Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.