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Jim YC Lin

Jim is the Taiwanese-Canadian creator of Island Folklore and Studio Greenwoods. He enjoys learning about people—world cultures, languages, stories and philosophies—and began working on this project to explore his own heritage after completing his Hon. B.A. degree at the University of Toronto in 2015.

Dr. Susan Chang

Susan is a Taiwanese-Canadian artist and historian. She completed her Ph.D. at the University of British Columbia in 2013—researching Chinese art history and indigenous Taiwanese textiles. She teaches in Hsinchu, Taiwan and advises the Island Folklore project.


Island Folklore is also supported by a dedicated community of volunteers whose various contributions make this endeavour possible!