Creative Technology Studies – Soft Circuitry weekend

The Gray Area Foundation for the Arts has on their extensive list of workshops one that will be highly interesting for our smart (textile) readers: the Soft Circuitry workshop on Saturday April 2, 2011 and Sunday April 3, 2011 from 10:00am – 4:00pm Instructor of the Soft Circuitry workshop is Lara Grant who will start…

DIY soft electronics: Sew-through circuit board

Meredith Scheff, self proclaimed artist, writer, mechanic and fabricator posted a really cool design of a soft, sew-through circuit board using DuPont’s Pyralux Copper Clad Laminate, a very thin and flexible sheet of polyimide which has copper on one side. If you are familiar with making your own PCBs you will know how to make…

Soft circuit techniques

Triggered by Jennifer Dopazo‘s short presentation posting on Fashioning Technology about the process of fabricating an ‘iron on textile PCB’, I looked around to see what options the eTextile designer has when it comes to softening up the electronic world. If you every wondered how a textile PCB can be made, flip through the presentation…

e-textile DIY: Soft Circuit Merit Badge

Evil Mad Scientist Lenore over at Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories posted a cute little e-textile DIY project called: Soft Circuit Merit Badge. The step by step instruction show how to work with the e-textile components, no soldering or programming is needed. A complete list of material sources round up this nicely made guide. The soft…

Soft Circuit Workshop

For inspiring e-textile designer and DIY enthusiasts: Feb. 22. should be marked in your calender that is – if you live in or around LA. Syuzi Pakhchyan will unleash her creativity in Soft Circuit design during the ‘Soft Circuit Workshop‘ The first half of the workshop will give an overview of different conductive textiles and…