I wanted create a drum pad that performs a melody as the drum stick strikes. Typically, when practicing with snare drum sticks, one creates percussive sounds not melodies and I thought this could spice up the experience of practicing. First I tried to create drum sticks that achieved the task but realized that since I was relying on a sensor and gogo board (and scratch), I'd be better off if the sticks were wireless and the electrical components were attached to the drum pad. I took…Continue
I've set my program to increase in count everytime that >20 is sensed but it doesn't move beyond a count of 0, and I don't know why...
The program won't run unless the count goes up. Can anyone help me figure out what I've done wrong? Candy bar and a high five goes to the person who can :)
Added by Adam Selzer on April 17, 2012 at 12:47pm — No Comments
I was inspired by a Peter Max illustration of a psychedelic president Nixon. I've always thought Max's work was very kid-friendly (colors, stars, whimsical lines) and so with a baby nephew on the way I tried to replicate some of the elements I saw in Nixon's portrait but replace it with a lion (since the baby's name will be Leo). I jumped right into the project and started designing the multiple layers…Continue
Added by Adam Selzer on April 12, 2012 at 4:27pm — No Comments