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Apple II Paintings

Apple II Paintings

Melissa Barron, the Chicago-based Apple II computer artist and KansasFest regular, is offering prints of her five new paintings featuring the Apple ][+, Apple ][c, and various peripherals. Visit her Etsy store for more. It’s amazing to see the varied ways the Apple II continues to live and inspire.  You can meet Melissa and other …

Handmade floppy sleeve workshop at KansasFest

Handmade floppy sleeve workshop at KansasFest

Daniel Kruszyna and Melissa Barron will teach attendees how to cut, fold, and glue their own 5.25″ floppy sleeves. The session will start with a short instructional section and then continue with a workshop. They will provide tools for attendees to share and some basic card stock and other materials. It’s not necessary to bring …

73H 0r3g0n 7r41L Game Mod

73H 0r3g0n 7r41L Game Mod

Through custom coding and modification, Melissa Barron has modified the classic Oregon Trail to use in-game text that’s a blend of l337, chatspeak, and LOLcats syntax. Learn about the process of hacking this game and see it in action on an Apple IIc. Learn more at http://melissabarron.net/ or see her similar presentation at Notacon 7 …

Loyal to the Core: Melissa Barron

Loyal to the Core: Melissa Barron

[Over the course of a few weeks, this blog is presenting written profiles and vignettes from KansasFest 2010, written from that year’s perspective. These excerpts compose a larger feature story written for a general audience looking to be introduced to the Apple II and KansasFest, while also offering community members and alumni a memorable retrospective …

73H 0r3g0n 7r41L Game Mod

73H 0r3g0n 7r41L Game Mod

Don’t miss Melissa Barron. Through custom coding and modification, Melissa has modified the classic Oregon Trail to use in-game text that?s a blend of l337, chatspeak, and LOLcats syntax. Learn about the process of hacking this game and see it in action on an Apple IIc.