|Birth name||Rebecca Stern|
|Field||DIY, crafts, new media|
|Training||BFA Design and Technology, Parsons School of Design|
|Works||Knitted Compubody Interface, CAPTCHA paintings, Lilypad Arduino Embroidery, Adafruit FLORA, Medical Embroidery, ASCII heart necklace, Emissions Scarves|
Stern worked as Associate Editor for MAKE and CRAFT magazines and is a fellow with the online Free Art and Technology Lab (F.A.T.). She is currently Director of Wearable Electronics at NYC-based Adafruit Industries.
- Compubody Knitted Interface (2008) - sweater that fits around the wearer's head & laptop, providing privacy and warmth.
- CAPTCHA Paintings (2008) - hand-painted versions of the CAPTCHA tests used by websites to prevent spam robots.
Stern has shown projects at the San Francisco Museum of Craft & Folk Art (2009), Bildmuseet, and Gizmodo Gallery.