WHAT WE COVERED

Overview

Join a discussion around sewable, soft, and wearable electronics for the hobby and handmade level. Engage in Q&A with experts in hobby level electronic product development and project creation.

Techniques and Tools

Learn about tools and products needed to develop handcrafted wearable electronic projects. We'll cover the techniques designers use to create handmade wearable electronics.

Build and Explore (FREE SWAG!)

Gain hands on experience with sewable electronics. You will build your first handmade sewable electronics project using conductive thread and LilyPad parts, free with workshop attendance.


MEET THE PRESENTERS

RESOURCES TO GET STARTED

Planning a Wearable Electronics Project

Tips and tricks for brainstorming and creating a wearables project.

LilyPad Basics: E-Sewing

Learn how to use conductive thread with LilyPad components.

Getting Started with LilyPad

An introduction to the LilyPad ecosystem - a set of sewable electronic pieces designed to help you build soft, sewable, interactive e-textile projects.

LilyPad ProtoSnap Plus Activity Guide

Learn how to program in Arduino with the LilyPad ProtoSnap Plus. This guide includes 10 example activities that use the pre-wired LilyPad boards on the LilyPad ProtoSnap Plus.

Prototype Wearable LED Dance Harness

A project tutorial to add an extra effect for dancers performing a choreographed piece. The harness can be added quickly under a costume.

Light-Up Plush

Craft a light-up plush with LilyPad LEDs controlled by pressing a button and sliding a switch in the creature's hands.

Fairy LED Bracelet

Light up the world - and your wrist - with this quick and easy rechargeable firefly LED bracelet.

Twinkle Zodiac Constellation

Create a quick and easy piece of e-textile art based on a Zodiac sign using a LilyTiny, LilyPad LEDs, battery holder, conductive thread, and coin cell battery.

Night Sky Halloween Costume

Make a beautiful night sky costume using the LilyPad LEDs and the LilyTiny.

LilyPad Safety Scarf

This scarf is embedded with a ribbon of LEDs that illuminate when it gets dark out, making yourself more visible to vehicle and other pedestrians.

DIY Heated Earmuffs

Embedded with heating pads and four Neopixel rings, these earmuffs do more than your average winter accessory to keep you warm while still looking good.

Insulation Techniques for e-Textiles

Learn a few different ways to protect your conductive thread and LilyPad components in your next wearables project.

Powering LilyPad LED Projects

Learn how to calculate how many LEDs your LilyPad project can power and how long it will last.

Choosing a LilyPad Arduino for Your Project

Not sure which LilyPad Arduino is right for you? We'll discuss the features of each and help you decide.

MATERIALS INCLUDED IN PRESENTATION

LilyPad Coin Cell Battery Holder - Switched - 20mm

DEV-13883
$1.95
8
Coin Cell Battery - 20mm (CR2032)

PRT-00338
$1.95
LilyPad LED White (5pcs)

DEV-13902
$2.95
6
LilyPad ProtoSnap Plus

DEV-14346
$39.95
Conductive Thread Bobbin - 12m (Smooth, Stainless Steel)

DEV-13814
$3.95
Needle Set

TOL-10405
$1.95