This project is on hold as I am traveling for the moment. Thank you!

Any drawing is accepted using any medium (pencil, crayons, etc.) Please try to avoid using text.

Please also read our terms of submission (see below).

Please send a high-res scan (nothing less than 1 MB, please) your sketch and include :
a. your name
b. age
c. what you do (profession)
d. what city / country you come from
(If you do a lot of things or come from a lot of places, you can list all that down.)
e. what you were doing when making your drawing
f. where you are when making your drawing (e.g. my desk at work on ABC street, etc. etc. )
g. whether you’re alone or with company when making your drawing

A few words about your sketch are encouraged, but not necessary.

Please include a photo of yourself if you wish.

You can email your sketches and photos to drawhappyproject[at]gmail[dot]com.

You can also send them via snail mail (even better!) to the following address:

2026 Angel Linao St., Malate, Manila, Philippines 1004

Please remember to put your email so we can tell you when your sketch is uploaded!

Terms of Submission

1. You have the right to submit your content.

You represent and warrant that you own all rights to any content you submit by any means to You will indemnify and hold harmless this site, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, customers, vendors, hosts, officers, employees, and licensees, from any liability, damage or cost from any claim or demand made by any third party due to or arising out of any content you submit.

2. We may use your content in any way.

By submitting content to, you grant us a non-exclusive, irrevocable, royalty-free, unlimited license in perpetuity to use and to sublicense the use of the content and the information therein in any way and in any and all media but we have no obligation to use the material. Your license to us specifically includes any use, at our sole discretion, in or in connection with, any book license by us, whether or not your content is published on this site.


23 Responses to “Submit”

  1. Denise Helena Cora April 20, 2011 at 2:43 PM #

    Crazy for happiness.

  2. Nikhil May 24, 2011 at 12:03 PM #

    This is an awesome project! Just found out about it on the Smashing Magazine newsletter.

  3. nitzan July 3, 2011 at 12:59 PM #

    Hi what is the mail for sending the drawing?

    • DrawHappy July 3, 2011 at 3:57 PM #

      Hi! You can email it to us at drawhappyproject[at]gmail[dot]com, or send it via snail mail at the address above. Thank you!

  4. oemcargps August 24, 2011 at 8:52 AM #

    Hi what is the mail for sending the drawing?

    • DrawHappy August 24, 2011 at 3:54 PM #

      Hi! The mailing address is:

      136 W 21st Street, 3rd Floor
      (c/o Catherine Young, SVA MFA IxD)
      New York, NY 10011-3203


  5. Samfox August 29, 2011 at 10:13 AM #

    Cant wait to send in a drawing 🙂 see there are only four from South Africa… so ill do a few to help my countries numbers improve 🙂 awesome blog by the way.

    • DrawHappy August 29, 2011 at 2:49 PM #

      Yes, please! Can’t wait! 🙂

  6. Ricardo Callirgos Borbor September 1, 2011 at 2:26 AM #

    Happiness, Happiness, Happiness!!

  7. Ana Carolina Rojas Figaro September 10, 2011 at 10:44 PM #

    I have just send my drawing about my happiness concept, and I can’t wait to seen it at internet!!

    • DrawHappy September 11, 2011 at 1:16 AM #

      Yes, I got it! Thank you so much! I’ll upload it soon, and I’ll email you when I do! 🙂

  8. Ama K. Hruby December 10, 2011 at 7:22 AM #

    Love it:-)

  9. eyeLaugh December 18, 2011 at 1:05 AM #

    this is an awesome idea

  10. JessicaCardenas July 25, 2012 at 3:56 AM #

    I just found this out from Phil. Daily Inquirer. thing i know ive been sending all my friends and love ones to check out your site! What a great day it is today! 🙂

    • DrawHappy July 25, 2012 at 5:48 AM #

      Thanks, Jessica! I look forward to getting your drawings! 🙂

      • JessicaCardenas July 31, 2012 at 6:57 AM #

        Wow! and Hey! I bought the PDI newspaper in the morning and planned to read it by night (since can’t read it due to work) what a pleasant surprise! (and serendipity) to find out that my humble drawing found its way to the national daily! HAHAHAHAHa


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