Educational / Maker


Since our inception we have not only supplied many industries their first TFT LCD solutions but also educational institutions, DIY, Makers and engineers working on their weekend projects. We love sharing our passion for display technology through the Maker market, student internships and sponsorship of the OC Arduino / Rasberry Pi meetup. Our founders and engineering staff live and breathe technology. We strive to provide simple cost effective easy to use solutions to spur creative use of display technology. Search the products below on youtube to see what Makers have already done. What will you make? While the products below are mainly shield, cape and Arduino combo products be sure to check our LCD kits section for our value priced Super Kits (SK) with world beating price, performance and value that are ideal for Maker product like the Rasberry Pi that have HDMI outputs.


The arLCD combines the best of ezLCD-3xx and the Arduino UNO. The arLCD is not just an LCD and you should not confuse it with a snails pace 2.8 LCD shield that uses almost all your I/O pins!

arLCD is a full smart ezLCD GPU with the Arduino Uno R3 on the same PCB in a thin, easy to integrate package with a panel mount bezel available in the near future.

The 3.5 has 64% more display area than a 2.8 LCD. The arLCD combines the Arduino and the award winning ezLCD into a single product, ready to accept all Arduino compatible shields. The arLCD can be used in many applications such as thermostat control, lighting controls, home security, audio control, water level gauge, robotics, operational control, and button switches. Note unlike the ezLCD-303 (long term 5-7 year production life) the arLCD is not recommended for long term projects. Pricing, specifications and availability are subject to change.

For long term projects consider using an ezLCD-3xx with an external arduino or an EarthMake+. An ezLCD-303 would be the same size and of course the other ezLCD-3xx give you size options form 2.6" to 4.3".

arLCD by is a Smart Touchsceen LCD combining an 3.5" Touchscreen, ezLCD GPU and the Arduino Pro. The arLCD is produced by, LLC and comes with a 90 day warranty and is only supported via the arLCD Yahoo Group. It is a Maker product and while using EarthLCD ezLCD technology arLCD is not supported by EarthLCD. This is Maker product and continued supply is not guaranteed. For OEM projects goto and choose ezLCD.  EarthMake .com, LLC boards are provided "as is" with no warranties whatsoever, including any warranty of merchantability, noninfringement, fitness for any particular purpose, or any warranty otherwise arising out of any proposal, specification or sample. EarthMake .com, LLC (and manufacturers and distributors) disclaims all liability, including liability for infringement of any proprietary rights, relating to use of information in any documents and files and software and no license, express or implied, by EarthMake .com, LLC or otherwise, to any intellectual property rights is granted herein. EarthMake .com, LLC (and manufacturers and distributors) assumes no responsibility or liability for any errors or inaccuracies that may appear in any documentation or files or any software that may be provided. The information in any documents or files is furnished for informational use only, is subject to change without notice, and should not be construed as a commitment by EarthMake .com, LLC (and manufacturers and distributors).

Price: $99.00
  Add to Shopping Cart
EarthMake+ Rev B
Arduino Uno Compatible
ezLCD-30x Connector - Connect to 2.6"-4.3" Smart Touch Screen LCD's
Olimex I/O Connector
Micro SD connector
Screw Shield Build In (Terminal blocks)
I2C Termination Resistor Pads
Footprint for Buzzer
Standard Arduino Programmer Connector
Price: $59.00
  Add to Shopping Cart
Phihong 9 Volt 1.1 amp power supply ideal for Arduino! 2.1 mm plug. Also works With LCD Beret for Pi. The Phihong part number is PSC12R-090-R and sells for up to $14.00 elsewhere. Do not confuse this with generic brands. This will put out the true 10 watts. Includes U.S., Euro & UK plug adapters.
Price: $5.95
  Add to Shopping Cart