Let us sew a circuit that responds to touch.
This tutorial shows how to make a Soft Circuit Touch Sensor.
When pressure is applied to the sensor an LED lights up due to the variable "touch" pressure.
level: beginner. You will need basic sewing skills, and will learn basic electronic circuit.
new, used, or fused recycled plastic fabric
from our technique on Instructables !conductive fabric.
copper taffeta from Less EMFconductive thread.Less EMFfoam.
recycled from packing materials
embroidery thread. Thread Art3v coin cell battery. DigiKeybattery holder
. Super Bright LEDs
or Radio Shack is good for local pick up in the US
needle nose pliers scissors
to press the sensor !