Like It Formosa

Telling stories of Taiwan.

Illustration / GIF Graphic

Overview

Since 2015, I have been collaborating with Like It Formosa, a local free walking tour organization, aiming to tell the stories of Taiwan. We created multiple themed illustrations to show the taboos and origins of local traditions and rituals.

Role

Illustrator and designer.

What You Shouldn't Do

During Ghost Month

Chinese "Ghost Month", which is the 7th month of the lunar calendar. In our believes in Taiwan, the gates to hell is open during this month and loads of hungry ghosts are released to the world, making this month in the year particularly tricky for us.

Check out these top 10 ghost month taboos listed by Focus Taiwan and illustrated by Esther Jan.

10 Things You Didn't Know 

About Taiwan

Taiwan, Republic of China, Chinese Taipei, Formosa... However you refer to her, one thing is for certain - this beautiful island is definitely worth visiting! To fall deeper in love with Taiwan, we'd like to tell you 10 amazing things you probably didn’t know about Taiwan!

This series received 786 likes on Facebook.

Free Walking Tour Flyer

The main service of Like It Formosa is the diversity theme tour they provide. I created this walking tour map for them, with detail information of their schedules and illustrations, to give out to tourists in hostels and during the tours.