Overview

Create your own "mad-eyed" Cybernetic Santa Claus eye patch! The eye code with robot/terminator style eye animation runs on the Adafruit TFT Gizmo and Circuit Playground Bluefruit or Express.

Some simple crafting with EVA foam sheets make for a stylish, comfortable eye holder.

"Ho-ho-ho. Get to da reindeer!"

Parts

Circuit Playground Bluefruit - Bluetooth Low Energy

PRODUCT ID: 4333
Circuit Playground Bluefruit is our third board in the Circuit Playground series, another step towards a perfect introduction to electronics and programming. We've...
OUT OF STOCK

Circuit Playground TFT Gizmo - Bolt-on Display + Audio Amplifier

PRODUCT ID: 4367
Extend and expand your Circuit Playground projects with a bolt on TFT Gizmo that lets you add a lovely color display in a sturdy and reliable fashion. This PCB looks just like a round...
OUT OF STOCK

Lithium Ion Polymer Battery with Short Cable - 3.7V 350mAh

PRODUCT ID: 4237
Lithium ion polymer (also known as 'lipo' or 'lipoly') batteries are thin, light and powerful. The output ranges from 4.2V when completely charged to 3.7V. This battery...
$5.95
IN STOCK

EVA Foam Pack in Rainbow Colors - 2mm thick - 10 sheets

PRODUCT ID: 4349
EVA foam is one of the best and easiest go-to materials for constructing costumes and props. It's light, inexpensive, versatile, and can easily be cut and heat-shaped for a snug...
$7.95
IN STOCK

Adafruit Micro Lipo - USB LiIon/LiPoly charger

PRODUCT ID: 1304
Oh so adorable, this is the tiniest little lipo charger, so handy you can keep it any project box! Its also easy to use. Simply plug in the gold plated contacts into any USB port and a...
$5.95
IN STOCK

Adafruit Micro-Lipo Charger for LiPoly Batt with USB Type C Jack

PRODUCT ID: 4410
Oh so handy, this little lipo charger is so small and easy to use you can keep it on your desk or mount it easily into any project! Simply plug it via any USB C cable into a USB port...
$5.95
IN STOCK

Materials and Tools

In addition to these parts you'll also need the following:

  • Scissors or craft knife
  • CA glue (a.k.a., Superglue)
  • String or paracord
  • Santa hat/beard
This guide was first published on Nov 27, 2019. It was last updated on Nov 27, 2019. This page (Overview) was last updated on Dec 05, 2019.