Resources

Microcontroller Board & Programming:
Adafruit Circuit Playground Express Guide
Arduino programming environment: http://arduino.cc/

Material and Project Resources:
How to get what you want: www.kobakant.at/DIY/
MIT: High-Low Tech Group http://hlt.media.mit.edu/
Margarita Benitez resources list
Instructables: http://www.instructables.com/
Make Magazine : http://makezine.com/
www.openmaterials.org   / Catarina Mota
V2 lab: Intimacy project, futuro textile, pseudomorphs…
http://www.v2.nl/lab/blog/anouk-wipprecht-on-intimacy
Smart Textile Design Lab – (Se) http://www.stdl.se/
XS Lab (Montreal) http://xslabs.net/
https://www.thefuturelaboratory.com/blog/material-far-futures-exhibition
Grado Zero Espace (Italy)

Online vendors :

Electronics:
Sparkfun: http://www.sparkfun.com
Adafruit: http://adafruit.com
Robotstore: www.robotstore.com
All Electronics: www.allelectronics.com
Jameco Electronics: www.jameco.com
DigiKey : www.digikey.com

Fabrics:
Less EMF – conductive fabrics
http://www.lessemf.com/fabric.html

Other:
Inventables – acrylic, other fabrication materials: http://www.inventables.com
Knitronix – textile sensors: https://www.knitronix.com/
Fiber Optic Cable – http://www.wiedamark.com/fiberopticcable.aspx

Local vendors:

Electronics :

Micro Center
https://www.microcenter.com/
2645 Elston Avenue
(773) 292-1700

American Science & Surplus
https://www.sciplus.com/
5316 North Milwaukee Avenue
(773) 763-0313

Fabric stores :

Textile Discount Outlet
http://www.textilediscountoutlet.com/
2121 W 21st Street
(773) 847 – 0572

Chicago Fabric Yarn & Button   (THIS ONE IS CLOSE TO THE SCHOOL)
222 S. Wabash
(312) 322-9094

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft
https://www.joann.com/
555 W Roosevelt Rd
(312) 243-0771

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft
2639 North Elston Avenue
(773) 227-7874

Vogue Fabrics
https://www.voguefabricsstore.com/
718-732 Main Street, Evanston
(847) 864-9600

Fishman’s Fabrics
https://fishmansfabrics.com/
1101 South Desplaines Street, Chicago, IL
(312) 922-7250

Craft stores
Michaels Arts & Crafts
1101 S Canal St, Suite 2, Chicago, IL
(312) 435-1843

Michaels Arts & Crafts
3131 N Clark St, Chicago, IL
(773) 327-7127

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