Vibrant, mixed media collages from recycled greeting cards

Janice’s work has depth and texture, and reveals surprises for the astute observer.  She loves to capture the complexity of iconic places in both her hometown of Boston, where she lives now, and her second love, Philadelphia, where she launched her art career. 

My Favorite Places

Shop for prints of my favorites, purchase an original work, or order a commissioned piece of your favorite place.

Janice Hayes Cha, Boston Marathon

Massachusetts & Boston

Janice Hayes Cha, Philly Love

Philadelphia

Janice Hayes Cha, Boston Harbor

Water & Nautical

Janice Hayes Cha, Path Around the Pond

Landscapes & Nature

About Janice’s Art

While recovering from my second bout of cancer in my early forties, I looked at a big box of get well cards by my bed and started making small collages inspired by all the flowers that friends sent me. Now I collect cards from all over and create art that captures the quirky beauty of my favorite places and gives new life to the sentiments expressed in the cards.

 

Read more about Janice’s process, watch a video and find out how she makes her art.

Boston Waterfront Mural, Boston Children’s Hospital

The Latest

News and Events

Arlington Open Studios Art Fair

Arlington holds its town-wide art fair on Saturday November 16, 2019 and Janice will be exhibiting at Town Hall from 11 am to 6 pm. Come on by to see some of my new work.  Prints will be on sale and there are over 60 artists exhibiting!

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Dreams of Summer

Summer may be over but you can remember it fondly with these pieces that are quintessential New England coast. My most recent work is Sakonnet Light, a depiction of this gorgeous lighthouse which is off the coast of Rhode Island and is called a "sparkplug" lighthouse...

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Collage workshop at Women’s Lunch Place

I recently taught a collage workshop at Women's Lunch Place, a shelter for vulnerable women in Boston. Usually I volunteer in the kitchen making meals, but the Women's Lunch Place also nourishes the mind and soul with an art program. Look at this amazing work! So...

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