Jo High Voltage’s Musical Birthday Card Tutorial #CircuitPlaygroundExpress #Adafruit @MSMakeCode
We’ve featured the builds of Maker Jo HighVoltage previously on the blog, and her family writes to announce a new video (above).
This installment shows making a Light-up Musical Birthday Card programmed in Microsoft MakeCode.
You can find more projects by Jo and her family at HoganMade.net.
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