2014 Pulitzer Prize Winner

And they call “It” art

Published: January 17, 2014, 1:09 pm, by lnavarro

Eve Tilley Chavez is a creative woman who loves collecting. She shared her rainbow gallery of colored glass with us and gave hints about collecting for a story in Home & Garden.

But just wait until you see her most recent art addition, a gift from her artistic sister Meg Tilley Anderson. Eve calls it “It” and it defies description. Maybe it’s a decorated rhizome (the stem and roots of a plant), maybe it’s a smiling ginger root adorned with jewels. In the tradition of the traveling gnomes, “It” will be photographed as he regularly moves all around Eve’s house, appearing in the strangest of places. And here he is:

(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

Read glass story: Eve Tilley Chavez collects a glass rainbow

Glass photo gallery: The extensive glass collection of Eve Tilley Chavez has hues of many colors.

BY LINDA NAVARRO,BLOGS.GAZETTE.COM/AROUNDTOWN