This instructables is in progress, please come back end of June it will be finished by then.
The hidden science and art underlying skateboard tricks is a source of fascination. This device 3 dimensionally tracks the skateboard position during the execution of tricks. The data and trails of the tricks are then used to create sculptures and immortalize the motion of the skateboard and the style of the individual skateboarder. Amongst the possible applications for this project my worked focused on creating artistic visualisations from skateboard tricks.
Step 1: Electronics
Setup the feather board, follow the guide from adafuit: