About us

Alicia Campos

 

Is a psychologist, art therapist, teaching artist and a social entrepreneur, dedicated 100% to her art and teaching.

 

Founded Happy Industries Art Studio in 2011 in New York, inspired on the one hand, by his son's artistic talents, and on the other, by the growing demand of her artwork. 

 

Graduated with a BS in Psychology in Mexico D.F. and specialized in Art Therapy from Endicott College. Main field of study Trauma in childhood. 


Studied a Master in Educational Technologies at Harvard, with the thesis: Art in a Hispanic Community for Social Awareness in the Age of Technology. Continued studying psychology, trauma, suicidal behaviors, art for healing and entrepreneurship. 

 

Has taught Spanish grammar, literature, business and human rights at Harvard and NYU among other universities.

 

Is an author/Illustrator of bilingual Spanish/English children's books. When Clotilde Dreams..., Lazaro and the Crocodile, Noah in the neighborhood and Walking through the Moon's Forest.

 

Promotes women entrepreneurship and offers workshops and seminars. Promotes the Arts and fine artists from all ages. Organizes Art shows yearly, among those: Florida in Art.

 

Developes/teaches Art/Spanish programs for after school programs.

Is currently painting and teaching at her art studio in Tampa and offering local art classes and art events.

 

Lazaro Vazquez

 

Developed, among others, his main character: Happy, at the age of seven. Since then, Lazaro has been creating new characters, and designing hand-made toys.

Marta Campos

 

Has an eye for things that are super cute. She also enjoys making  each one of our toys by hand. Squeezable and lovable toys are her ultimate passion. She likes the design process as much as the creation of the item. Marta is a happy crafter.