Wan is from Guang Zhou, a city in southern China. After graduating from the attached school of the Guang Zhou Academy of Fine Arts, she came to California to attend Art Center College of Design. An illustration major, it wasn’t until the last school year that she began painting digitally. She interned at Walt Disney Imagineering during school, and went to work for Rockstar Games as a Concept Artist after graduating in December of 2004. Wan’s recent work includes Astroboy, released in october of 2009, and she is currently at work on an illustrated adaptation of Oscar Wilde’s The Young Prince, tentatively scheduled for release in 2011. Wan has been featured in multiple exhibits at the American Museum of Illustration.