Personal blog of Alicia Fowler, aka @aliciaef, senior strategist at FutureBrand. Topics covered include brands, branding, technology, and space, and more!

Arduino in the house!

After months of talking about Arduino and programming and engineering and wanting to make things, I finally got myself the Arduino Starter Kit! I've only made my way through a six of projects in the book this month, but I'm really digging the kit. As someone who's fascinated by science and engineering but stopped studying them in high school, I find Arduino to be easy to use. It's got just the right amount of inspiration and challenge for the curious novice. (Sidebar: I'm huge fan of this style of learning physics and engineering because it's less theoretical and more practical.) Here are a few of the projects I've made thus far...