心花 A Hart's Journey

created and illustrated by 易Linda for her Hua Dan family


Target Audience: Hua Dan coworkers past and present - and anyone interested in an inside look into the work of an organization dedicated using LOVE and ART to transform our world (details below... and in the book!)

Status: The book has been designed as a 10x10 inch coffee table book - and has been written and translated into English and Chinese.  All of the illustrations and photographs have been compiled as well.  


The Inspiration:

The Story:

I chose to create my version of this story the best way I knew how: with a combination of written, illustrated, and photographic vignettes to do justice to the incredible work in which I was able to witness and participate.

you can read/experience the full book below:


Your role!

I hope that this project will bring more awareness to Hua Dan's work - which doesn't happen in a vacuum. Community projects like these thrive only when supported. So please consider:

Learning Curves:

  • This is it.

    • This is what I want to do. Writing, illustrating, creating... for people I love and something that I hope will bring beauty and light into the world.