Elevate the ambience of your home haunt, graveyard, or Halloween display with these DIY cemetery lanterns! It only takes a few materials and an afternoon to create these durable, realistic flame lights. In this tutorial, we walk you through creating these step by step with in depth explanations, pro tips, painting techniques and more. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride, learn some things, and think of ways to make these your own!
HAPPY HALLOWEEN! All month we’ll be bringing you ideas and projects for an Electronic Halloween!
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.