In this all-sewing (no soldering) project, you’ll learn to stitch up a textile slide actuator to control color changing LEDs using the GEMMA sewable microcontroller. You will need:
Soft potentiometer by Plug&Wear
3-ply stainless conductive thread
3xAAA battery pack and JST extension
Sewing needles and plain thread
Clear nail polish
Multimeter (optional but useful for troubleshooting)
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