Glow Your Own

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Make a programmable lantern

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Glow Your Own coding workshop  (1 of 6)

These 6 step-by-step workshops will teach you how to use a simple LED coding kit to create a personalised digital lantern for use in the Oxford’s Christmas Light Festival.

You can learn how to make a circuit with multi-coloured lights and control them using computer code. 

 

Create a wearable design, a paper lantern or illuminate your bike or home to bring together art and engineering.

You will need a laptop and an Arduino starter kit. You can purchase the recommended kits on Amazon (you will need both):

1. ELEGOO Electronic Fun Kit Breadboard Cable Resistor Capacitor LED Potentiometer for Electronic Learning Kit, compatible with Arduino UNO R3

2.ELEGOO UNO R3 Board ATmega328P ATMEGA16U2 with USB Cable Compatible with Arduino IDE Projects

 

Age suitability: 7-12 yrs / Teenage / Adult

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Glow Your Own coding workshop  (6 of 6)

Oxford's Christmas Light Festival graphic skyline