A while ago I met the lovely ladies Annie and Alison from Stitchdotcom an idea was developed and they now produce kits for a Cross stitch LED mini. I met the ladies again in February and went to one of their cross-stitch courses in Keysham, Bristol. There I made one of their designs a cross…
You can incorporate LED lights to most of your craft projects. Our theme today is camper vans – knitted, cards, cross stitch and felt.
Top Tip Thursday. When making this Teknikio heart LED bracelet make sure your connections are secure otherwise your heart LED will not light up. Instructions on how to make this bracelet are found on the Teknikio website. Components available from Light Stitches.
Link for the heart bracelet – https://www.teknikio.com/pages/led-bracelet
Chibitronics makes circuit stickers and other tools for paper circuits, which blends circuit building and programming with arts and crafts. It’s a friendly way to learn, design and create your own electronics.
A light up window card by Maya Isaksson she shares a pretty simple card. She has a trick she wants to share. This will help when you don’t have much space to put your copper tape without having it show. Read her tutorial and she will show you how to make this card.
How to use copper tape easily. Chibitronics show you how to use conductive copper tape successfully in your projects.
Practice makes perfect with your cardmaking skills. Learn how to add Chibitronics Chibi lights and create this Eiffel Tower birthday card. A great tutorial easy step by step instructions.
1/2 term makes… Papercraft ideas. Make a bespoke box to hold a special present. The box can be lit up with Chibitronics circuit stickers.
Teknikio produce amazing kits for young and not so young learners. One of the kits is is Shivers the penguin kit. This kit contains pre-cut felt, full instructions and all the components needed to make up the penguin. The components can be re-used in other projects.