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MATERIALS:

Fabric
– conductive
– stretch
– foam

Tape
– conductive

Thread
– non-conductive

LED light
Alligator clips
3v Battery
Scissors
Pins

I have to be honest, I had a really hard time getting this thing to work properly. I must have tried to make at least 3 different things and got help from 2 people adept with physical computing, but I still couldn’t make something that worked. Here’s the latest one I made and it was the best that I could do.

Here is video of the switch in action:

Soft Circuit Press Switch from Ashley Parkin on Vimeo.

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