Ever wondered what goes into creating our jewelry? Below are pictures documenting our manufacturing process for the Blue Dragonfly. Even though we are using custom designed circuit boards made in a factory, the journey into a work of art is a highly labor intensive process that takes many days to complete. This will be one […]
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White hearts for Valentines day.
Just in time for valentines day we have white hearts with gold traces in our Etsy store. Choose from a bare necklace, broach or pair of earrings for your geektastic sweetheart. Stay tuned, blinky versions will be posted soon. Robin
Ribbon wire bracelets
Over Christmas break I got creative and made a dozen cool rainbow ribbon wire bracelets out of some old computer cables. They are super easy, so we made an instructable for them. Instructables liked it so much they featured us, thanks! You can make one too, or stay tuned. They will be available for purchase […]
Skull Kits are almost here!
By popular demand, skull kits are almost here! We received the final boards and parts, and will be kitting them up this week. Once the instructable is finished, they’ll be available on ETSY worldwide. We have a feeling these will be very popular. Stay tuned, here is a picture to wet your appetite. Live long […]
The second prototype Skull kit has arrived, and this time we got it right! BTW, the yellow-tan color of the boards is what fiberglass looks like without a colored solder mask. Now all that’s left is to order 100 boards in black and gold, and kit them up. And in other Skull kit news, due […]
3 kits assembled.
Last week we assembled 3 more kits, the Owl, Heart, and Skull. The heart and owl turned out great! The skull still needs some tweaking, as you can see from the picture the switch interferes with the solar cells next to it. But it still gives me the creeps. 😉 So the heart and owl […]
First Kit prototype: The Heart.
We received the boards for our first kit, the Heart. They worked the first time! Geek dance! They still need a bit of tweaking till they look as cool as we’d like, but we couldn’t wait to share them with everyone. You may notice we’ve simplified the design a little bit. We incorporated a USB […]
Hi geeks and geekets, this is Marty, the other half of Lumen Jewelry. While developing new circuits for Lumen Jewelery I strive for simplicity. During development of the circuit for the Heart I stumbled onto the simplest circuit that is solar powered, glows, and keeps glowing after it gets dark. It’s only three parts. 3!!! I […]