Look at this herd of phone sheep sculptures! They’re made from phones, cords, and handsets, and I wonder if those wires running from the wall means that they ring. Next challange: making a ringer that goes “baaaah.” (Thanks, Frank!)

Becky Stern

Becky Stern

Becky Stern ( is a DIY guru and director of wearable electronics at Adafruit. She publishes a new project video every week and hosts a live show on YouTube. Formerly Becky was Senior Video Producer for MAKE. Becky lives in Brooklyn, NY and belongs to art groups Free Art & Technology (“release early, often, and with rap music”) and Madagascar Institute (“fear is never boring”).

  • Charles Hastings

    these are truly a dead ringer for real sheep.

    ba dum tsching!

  • sweavo

    Of course I’ve heard of sheep!

  • dustbuster

    Cool looking and smarter than actual sheep!

  • PattiS

    Now I want my phone to “Baaa”.

  • Herbie

    These are on display at the “Museum für Kommunikation” (Museum for Communication) in Frankfurt, Germany.

    I’ve added some photos to my web album, don’t miss the “Black Sheep”:

    Its a fantastic museum, with lots of “hands-on” activities for kids, and a look at the evolution of communication technology from clay tablets and papyrus all the way up to the internet.