Shrinky Dinks

23 Feb 19
TheArtsyArtroom

February is coming to a close and there are many new things to share! Kindergarten Kindergarten artists are starting a new unit about the Heidelberg Project!  We made SO MUCH beautiful painted paper to use as we build a colorful neighborhood of “art homes”! First Grade First grade artists made clay coiled hearts just in […]

21 Feb 19
sara's blog

1.teenage mutant ninja turtles 2.gameboy 3.nerf guns 4.super soaker 5.pogs 6.beanie babies 7.creepy crawlers 8.polly pocket 9.bop it 10. yo-yo 11.tamagotchi 12.skip it 13.furby 14.stretch armstrong 15.easy bake oven 16.troll dolls 17.talk boy 18.cabbage patch dolls 19.koosh balls 20.ants in the pants 21.barbie 22.battleship 23.big wheel 24.boggle 25.candy land 26.cap guns 27.care bears 28.chinese checkers […]

20 Feb 19
Adafruit Industries - Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers!

The University of California Irvine is cooking up Shrinky Dinks, the children’s toy, for a new wearable sensor. Researchers at the University of California, Irvine have developed a wearable, disposable respiration monitor that provides high-fidelity readings on a continuous basis. It’s designed to help children with asthma and cystic fibrosis and others with chronic pulmonary […]

17 Feb 19
Manchester District Library News

For this month’s Maker Night we’re going back in time to the 80’s and having some fun with Shrinky Dinks! Rather than go totally old-school, we’re giving it a modern spin. You create the design, color it in, and cut it out. Then, take it home, bake it and watch the magic. Materials provided. Ages […]

17 Feb 19
Mindzilla – Knowledge Portal (Beta)

Irvine, CA — Researchers at the University of California, Irvine have developed a wearable, disposable respiration monitor that provides high-fidelity readings on a continuous basis. It’s designed to help children with asthma and cystic fibrosis and others with chronic pulmonary conditions. The inexpensively produced sensors were created by UCI biomedical engineers using the popular children’s […]

17 Feb 19
Kristen Shaheen's Journey

The San Antonio Public Library tends to always have amazing events to connect with users. These family friendly events are actually very fun, and my kids are always bummed when the day is over. This year was the 2nd annual PopCon event, and was held at the downtown “Enchilada” branch. We loved it last year, […]

15 Feb 19
HealthEdIT

Using the toy “Shrinky Dinks”, engineers from UC Irvine have created a wearable device able to measure a patient’s tidal volume. It uses two sensors from the toy, placed around the abdomen and ribs, that measures the tissue strain between them, and so far in trials has correlated closely to a spirometer. Full article: https://www.medgadget.com/2019/02/wearable-respiration-sensors-made-from-shrinky-dinks.html

14 Feb 19
Inter Knowledge

Using Shrinky Dinks, a popular children’s toy, engineers have created wearable, disposable respiration sensors that track the rate and volume of a wearer’s breath. The new device will help sufferers of asthma and many other pulmonary conditions. Engineers develop wearable respiration monitor with children’s toy syndicated from https://triviaqaweb.blogspot.com/

14 Feb 19
Bon Bon Lifestyle Webazine

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Using Shrinky Dinks, a popular children’s toy, engineers have created wearable, disposable respiration sensors that track the rate and volume of a wearer’s breath. The new device will help sufferers of asthma and many other pulmonary conditions. Vía Latest Science News — ScienceDaily http://bit.ly/2TTvPvm

14 Feb 19
The Indian Perspective

Using Shrinky Dinks, a popular children’s toy, engineers have created wearable, disposable respiration sensors that track the rate and volume of a wearer’s breath. The new device will help sufferers of asthma and many other pulmonary conditions. from Top Health News — ScienceDaily http://bit.ly/2TTvPvm

12 Feb 19
Craft Warehouse

Alcohol Inks are highly-pigmented, acid-free, and fast drying inks that work on non-porous surfaces. They mix well and create vivid marble-like effects on many unique mediums. The ways you can use alcohol inks are pretty endless, but we have narrowed it down to 25 ideas for you today. Before we get into that, let’s breakdown some […]

11 Feb 19
crapsmanship

Several crafty friends and I got together last week for some Shrinky Dink fun. Do you remember Shrinky Dink-ing? Shrinky Dinks are sheets of plastic that you can craft on, cut out, put in the oven, and shrink the pieces down to a much smaller size. I’ve used them for jewelry and ornament making. Cindy, […]

10 Feb 19
TEEN SERVICES DEPOT

  Valentine’s Day is coming up and I’m sure you planned all your programming five months ago but just in case you need some passive programs, here you go. And you probably have lots of this stuff in your craft closet. Remix Your Conversation Hearts Love Rocks Rather than making cards, teens can paint rocks […]