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Light Up Sunglasses with Sandy Roberts

July 9, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am PDT

I wear my sunglasses at night.

Make the coolest shades on the block with some simple supplies. Whether you’re looking for a quick hack, an artistic adventure, or an electrical engineering masterpiece, we’ve got you covered.

Watch and make LIVE on the Family Maker Camp FB page or on the Make: Kids Youtube channel.

Materials list:
  • Some cheap sunglasses
  • thin glow sticks (the kind used for bracelets)
  • cable ties/zip ties
  • diagonal cutters
  • wire cutters, or scissors
  • sandpaper or nail file
  • glow-in-the-dark paint
  • masking tape
  • 3-millimeter LEDs
  • 3-volt coin batteries (CR 2032 or 2025)
  • sewable CR2032 battery holder
  • thin metal wire, 28 gauge or Maker Tape
  • drill or rotary tool with 1⁄8-inch drill bit
  • Needle-nose pliers
  • super glue & hot glue
  • small binder clips
  • safety goggles
  • alligator-clip leads (optional)
  • double-sided adhesive foam squares
The LEDs, maker tape, and electronic components can be found in the MakerShed Crazy Circuit Starter Kit.

Get more project ideas from Sandy’s book: The Big Book of Maker Camp Projects
Check out the Kaleidoscope Enrichment site: www.kaleidoscopeenrichment.com
Follow Sandy and find projects on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kaleidoscopeenrichment/


July 9, 2020
10:00 am - 11:00 am PDT
Event Category:


Make: Community

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