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Welcome to the magical world of JOYWORLD! Where the joyous art of John Orion Young (JOY) comes to life in the form of JOYsmilies, JOY’s first series of 1/1/X collectibles. With over 200 hand-sculpted traits, JOYsmilies are a true celebration of creativity, whimsy, and playfulness. Get ready to enter a world where anything is possible, and JOY is always just a smile away!

Items minted10,000

John Orion Young (JOY), a fourth-generation artist & sculptor, uses AR, VR, AI & blockchain to revolutionize digital art. In 2018, JOY launched the first NFT contract to mint 3D art on the blockchain with JOYs & created a second contract in 2019 for JOYtoys that includes additional features like the ability to split profits at point of sale with collaborators, charities, and owners of JOYs.

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JOYWORLD is a metaverse of joy & creativity. It’s a place where virtual muses called JOYs roam, each with a unique magic that is bestowed upon the JOY Collector that holds them; and a world full of playthings for the metaverse called JOYtoys with powers to help you create your happiest potential.


JOYsmilies are truly one-of-a-kind, hand-sculpted metaverse collectibles with over 200 unique traits. By owning JOYsmilies, you become a member of the exclusively inclusive group of JOY Collectors. Become a JOY Collector and own a piece of JOY's imaginative world & art history. Join us where JOY is just a smile away!

JOY Collectors

JOYsmilies are for JOY Collectors! Over the past 5 years, you have been an integral part of JOYWORLD, and to express JOY’s gratitude, JOYWORLD is proud to announce the start of the JOYmini series, and the first rendition is a thank you gift to you.

Collecting JOYs & JOYtoys is a magical journey with surprises & endless possibilities. We’re honored to have you in JOYWORLD!