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Intel® Future Skills: Patch Work

Project overview: design an Olympic-style patch out of felt, and then spark it up by adding LEDs created specifically for textiles.

Project Information:

  • Project Category: Skill-Up

  • Difficulty Level: Intermediate

  • Time Range: 90-180 minutes




A world of infinite possibilities. That is the Intel® Future Skills vision. And this is just the beginning of your journey toward innovative thinking and doing.

Welcome to the Patch Work project. The Olympic Games is one of the largest sporting events in the world. Competing athletes represent different countries, sports, cultures, and teams. Get inspiration from sport-themed pins and patches and create your own. Take it to the next level by incorporate LED technology. 

When you are finished, share your design and feedback with us. We look forward to hearing from you!

Click here for a preview of the guide.