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4 weeks ago in BlogsVideos
I embroidered this portrait of my friends Randy and Jenn as a wedding gift! Full tutorial on Instructables. The post Embroidered Portrait appeared first on Becky Stern.
2 months ago in BlogsVideos
Follow along with the build on Instructables. The post Plywood Storage Wall appeared first on Becky Stern.
It’s simple to create your own ramp for moving motorcycles in and out of vans and trucks with a few pieces of lumber and special ramp bracket. Full tutorial on Instructables. The post Easy Motorcycle Ramp appeared first on Becky...
3 months ago in BlogsVideos
Subscribe to my YouTube channel! The post 2019 Channel Trailer appeared first on Becky Stern.
This costume hood can be any LED-eyed creature you choose just by changing the colors. This circuit uses one simple, close-range RF remote to control two receivers on the same frequency, and Arduino code employing interrupts to achieve responsive animation...
4 months ago in BlogsVideos
Eventually, my vintage neon COCKTAILS sign fell off its mounting plate. The supports that connected the black acrylic back plate to the neon tubes became brittle and broke in many places. This guide follows the steps I took to restore...
5 months ago in BlogsVideos
Subscribe to Estefannie Subscribe to Naomi Wu The post Collab with Naomi Wu & Esteffanie appeared first on Becky Stern.
6 months ago in BlogsVideos
Magnetic circuit with bluetooth app controlled LED strip under my Vespa scooter creates ground effect lighting/underglow. Full tutorial on Instructables. The post Scooter Underglow appeared first on Becky Stern.
7 months ago in BlogsVideos
Organizing the clutter, finding stuff you forgot you had, throwing away junk, and cleaning your workbench can be fun and satisfying, if you have a label maker. I recently overhauled my workbench storage for small parts and tools and want...
8 months ago in BlogsVideos
This is a list of my favorite LED diffusion ideas, which I hope will provide you with some sparks of inspiration for creating your own next-level illumination. The post 13 Ideas for LED Diffusion appeared first on Becky Stern.
9 months ago in BlogsVideos
A shelf for my drives! Take a peek behind my computer, and you’ll find a stack of external hard drives and a mess of cables. I keep a piece of fabric in front of this area to help keep dust...
Kevin Kelly and Mark Frauenfelder interviewed me for their Cool Tools podcast. The post Appearance on the Cool Tools Podcast appeared first on Becky Stern.
Brandon interviewed me for his Make (Break) podcast. The post Appearance on Make (Break) Podcast appeared first on Becky Stern.
I made a simple wobbling robot inside a loaf of bread. It’s based on Randy Sarafan’s wobbler bot design. This and more bread bots will be exhibited at NYC Resistor’s Interactive Show Saturday 6/16, come check it out! The post...
10 months ago in BlogsVideos
Created in collaboration with Leslie Birch! The golf-ball sized “tumor” is ejected from the derby hat with a 3D printed scissor snake driven by a micro servo motor and trinket microcontroller. Full tutorial on Instructables. The post Tumor Louver Hat...
A simple leather wallet is the first thing I ever made from leather. Sadly the original was lost but that gave me the opportunity to make it again, better, and film it! The post Leather Wallet appeared first on Becky...
11 months ago in BlogsVideos
Create a fun light-up flower using 3D printing and Tinkercad! Optionally add some needle felting to diffuse the light from the LED at the center of the flower. The special Glow circuit assembly in Tinkercad makes it easy to put...
12 months ago in BlogsVideos
Full tutorial on Instructables. The post Glowing LED Gummy Candy appeared first on Becky Stern.
in collaboration with Alex French Guy Cooking! Full tutorial on Instructables. The post Knife Sharpening Angle Coach appeared first on Becky Stern.
1 year ago in BlogsVideos
A DIY foot pedal shutter remote is an absolute must-have in my tabletop photography arsenal. The GH5 remote has a few resistors in it, which makes it a bit more involved to DIY than, a Canon shutter remote, for example....
In this easy 3D printing project, we’ll build glowing mason jar lanterns containing a simple LED and battery circuit. Download my file or build your own custom lid using the Glow Circuit Assembly in Tinkercad, which is designed to hold...
Print your own with Tooltutor’s design The post 3D Printed Festool Kreg Dust Shroud appeared first on Becky Stern.
To extend the idea of my YouTube Subscriber Counter display, I made another shadowbox ESP8266 project to display my follower count on Twitter, Instagram, and Instructables. Full tutorial with code and template on Instructables. The post Social Stats Tracker for...
Version 2 of my YouTube Subscriber counter is here and it goes to eleve– I mean 99999999! Full tutorial on Instructables. The post YouTube Subscriber Counter With ESP8266, Version 2 appeared first on Becky Stern.
In my 13 years of New York City residence, I’ve moved a lot. Mostly close to the first time I moved here in the summer of 2003 for college at Parsons. I moved away for grad school in 2007, then...