If you’re thinking about embarking on a shadow puppet project of your own, you might be inspired by Tim Bartlett’s Lotus Lives shadow puppetry. They look great and this is a stellar application for any laser!
Lotus Lives is about the transition between the worlds inhabited by three generations of women: the lead soprano’s (Lily) life in 1980s London and the present, her grandmother’s in 1920s China, and her mother’s in Malaysia in between. The Folktale is where the struggle between traditions comes to a head.
Make a robot friend with Adafruit’s CRICKIT – A Creative Robotics & Interactive Construction Kit. It’s an add-on to our popular Circuit Playground Express, FEATHER and other platforms to make and program robots with CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. Start controlling motors, servos, solenoids. You also get signal pins, capacitive touch sensors, a NeoPixel driver and amplified speaker output. It complements & extends your boards so you can still use all the goodies on the microcontroller, now you have a robotics playground as well.