Patricia Czepiel Hayes is an oil painter and graphic designer. She is the owner and sole proprietor of Hadley Design Works, with locations in Hadley and Easthampton, Massachusetts. Her landscapes, birds, and floral paintings transport us to a more peaceful existence. Drawing since she was old enough to hold a pencil, she has a unique ability to handle graphite, as is seen in her portraits. In her commercial work, she specializes in publication design and graphics for educational institutions.