April 30, 2009

Greetings, While at Tom’s memorial at the Box Shop, I promised Tom’s mom that I would send her this picture.  Please, please make sure that she gets it. The art piece is called the Gun Coffin.  It is made of guns that have been smashed and and welded to this iron frame shaped as a […]

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Here are some more pictures, from Burning Man 1995

April 30, 2009

Hello Pat, I scanned some photos from Burning Man 1995 and put them up on flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/30595246@N02/sets/72157617441952581/ Let me know if you want me to email them to you. There’s only one of Tom himself, the rest have his car/s in them or are about the film Harrod was making at the time. I knew […]

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some great tom memories are starting to flow from Rick McKinney

April 27, 2009

Out of me and onto Jigglebox. Pass it on. http://www.jigglebox.com/ Love to you all. – Duke

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Some pics of Tom during his days at the Houston Chronicle

April 27, 2009

Here’s a few pictures of Tom during his days at the Houston Chronicle. Note the famous suit and tie many remember from the day he walked into the Orange Show with his first art car parade entry form. The sparkle of his spirit shines through in all of these photos. Californians have embraced Tom as […]

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Tom Kennedy by Dixie Cooley Hicks

April 24, 2009

Tom was a part of my family for eight years. We will miss him. I have looked at all of the old photo albums and have laughed and cried. Tom sat on the floor and helped me build a Dream Barbie Doll house for my niece Tiffany which took five hours. When we lived in […]

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Hello from Minnesota

April 24, 2009

Tom and the Missile Dick Chicks rocketed my world when they stayed at my house during the Republican Convention. I would be honored to be able to say a few words (3 minutes) about Tom at the memorial service. Here’s Tom at a Pre-RNC rally at my house talking about his support for the Nonviolent […]

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Condolences from Jenne Giles

April 23, 2009

Hello Pat, My sympathies to you for the loss of your son. Tom was the best sort of person. I had the great pleasure of knowing him and experiencing the joy that he shared with people near and far around him. Tom was a home-town hero of mine. I will never forget how we got […]

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Links to Gary Wilson’s photos

April 22, 2009

I’m so sorry to learn that Tom has left us. I have a series of pictures of him with the Topsy Turvy Bus, along with Flash and Haideen here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/nomadfotog/sets/72157600177654445/with/484318120/. Hugs, Gary Wilson

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Daily Cougar Interview with C y b e r sAM about Tom

April 22, 2009

> – How/when did you first meet Tom? Well I never met him until much later, but seeing his shark car in pictures from BM 1995 on the endless playa horizon forever forged an image in my mind that was right on the cusp of what was real and what was imagination. Just seeing those […]

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Tom Kennedy

April 21, 2009

Another true artist finds his way ,Tom  and (yes Flash I quit smoking)Flash in their wetsuits barely containing their excitement like lil kids to go  body surfing in 30 degree water, I remember him everyday, His talent was never seperate from who he was. The vibrant love between he and Haideen, the playfulness and ability […]

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