How do I make a battery powered LED react to sound? Answered
I am trying to create a prop that is activated via either light (light sensor triggers the action) or push button. I would like to have an LED and small speaker with a prerecorded sound activate with either light or a push button activation. That way, when the circuit is activated, the LED will turn on and the sound will play. Then, once the sound has stopped, I'd like the LED to turn off. I would also like this to be as small as possible as I am working in a very limited space and I'd also like it to be battery operated. By small, I am working in a jar with a 2 inch diameter lid from Ikea. The jar will be fogged so most of the wiring and such will be hidden but I would like it as small as possible. I'm thinking a speaker from Build-a-Bear since they have the small puck recordable speaker that I can record my sound on. However, I have no idea as to how to get the LED to react to the sounds coming out of the speaker. I want the LED to light up as if it were talking. (I basically trying to make Navi from Zelda in a jar for a friend's Link costume for Comic Con).
Any thoughts, suggestions, or insight would be helpful.