Overview

Use a HalloWing with its built-in TFT screen, and a small speaker to display artwork, and play audio descriptions. Coded in CircuitPython, you can use the capacitive touch pads to advance to the next image.

You'll also build a beautiful canvas and wood frame to display your Tiny Museum Tour Device!

Parts

1 x Adafruit HalloWing M0 Express
Skull-shaped ATSAMD21 board w 1.44" 128x128 TFT display
1 x Lithium Ion Polymer Battery
Ideal for Feathers - 3.7V 400mAh
1 x Copper Foil Tape
with Conductive Adhesive 6mm x 15 meter roll
1 x USB Cable
A/MicroB

Materials and Tools

In addition to the parts above, you'll also need:

  • Painting canvas pre-stretched on a 4"x4" minimum frame
  • Lengths of basswood in various dimensions, such as 1/4" x 3/8" x 24", 3/16" x 3/8" x 24",
  • Cardstock
  • Woodglue and/or white glue
  • Hobby knife
  • Mitre box and saw
  • Spray paint
  • Foam tape or blue tack
This guide was first published on Oct 19, 2018. It was last updated on Oct 19, 2018. This page (Overview) was last updated on Oct 19, 2018.