It is officially prime pumpkin season bit’sters. With Halloween around the corner it’s time to step up your gourd game with some geeky hacks. Find some inspiration below and don’t forget to tag yours on our project page and social media using the #trickswithbits hashtag to enter our Halloween contest.
Glowing red LEDs, a computer-monotone voice and evil looks. What is not to love about this Cylon inspired pumpkin? Follow these steps to make your own.
Turn your pumpkin into your favorite game! Use LEDs to light it up and the stem as a controller. Start with the Tetris project below,
Or make a Pacman pumpkin like the one we made at littleBits HQ.
Use a projection system to turn pumpkins into singing Jack-O-Lanterns to rival the ones seen in Nightmare Before Christmas. Follow the instructions here. Or make your own disco version using littleBits
Take a look at these impressive pumpkin mammoths from the annual great jack o’lantern blaze at Van Cortlandt Manor in New York.
Get inspired by artist Yayoi Kusama and create your own masterpiece of a pumpkin.