Here’s everything, and more, you’d ever want to know about an LED trident prop I built for our local production of Disney’s The Little Mermaid.

The code was created for an Adafruit Pro Trinket 5V using DotStar LEDs, several buttons, and pressure sensors made with Velostat conductive material.

Here’s the final product:

View these pages to learn more about the physical prop, the electronics, the software and the final outer touches.