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Community Outreach at LA Comic Con a success in raising autism awareness

Community Outreach at LA Comic Con a success in raising autism awareness

Focus Comic had a successful community outreach event at LA comic con 2019 where Yvonne Wan (Focus comic creator); and Douglas Hebert (Focus comic main artist and internship coach) and Elisha Perry (Focus Art teacher intern) and Crystal Perry (Focus Teaching Assistant) engaged with the public at their booth and at the Focus Panel and…

Focus Comic Community Outreach at Amberlea Elementary school a success

Focus Comic Community Outreach at Amberlea Elementary school a success

Focus comic had a successful five day community outreach event at Amberlea elementary school. The sole creator of Focus Comic, Yvonne Wan who is also the writer and contributing artist was joined by Elisha Perry, the Focus comic teaching intern and Douglas Hebert who is the main artist and internship coach. They met all the…

Focus Comic Art Camp. Free for autistic kids and young adults – Week 13

Focus Comic Art Camp. Free for autistic kids and young adults – Week 13

We had a successful art workshop on October 19th where autistic kids made paper clay bedroom name plaques, halloween coasters and halloween candy bowls using hand building techniques. The students had the opportunity to make new friends, and spend time with their family members working on a fun family project together. The students also had…

Focus comic to attend LA Comic con

Focus comic to attend LA Comic con

Focus comic will attend LA comic con between October 11-13. Please find our booth where we will have a community outreach event to promote Focus comic, autism awareness and the arts. We will also have a free community coloring competition where kids and young adults can win cool prizes. Please also join our panel where…

Focus Comic to attend Amberlea Elementary School Book Fair in Phoenix

Focus Comic to attend Amberlea Elementary School Book Fair in Phoenix

Focus comic will be attending the Amberlea Elementary school book fair in Phoenix on September 30th 2019 through to October 3rd. Creator Yvonne Wan will be attending the event to promote Focus Comic and autism awareness. Douglas Hebert, who is the main artist for Focus and teaches at Amberlea will be attending the event also….

Focus Comic Art Summer Camp. Free for autistic kids and young adults – Week 10

Focus Comic Art Summer Camp. Free for autistic kids and young adults – Week 10

We had a successful art workshop last Saturday, where autistic kids made clay halloween sculptures using hand building techniques. The students had the opportunity to make new friends, and spend time with their family members working on a fun family project together. We also had Elisha Perry join us this week as a an art…

Focus An Autistic Hero arrives in FanX Panel – How kids relate to comics and super heroes

Focus An Autistic Hero arrives in FanX Panel – How kids relate to comics and super heroes

Our creator Yvonne Wan filmed and edited the latest Focus comic panel which includes information about the social initiative, recent activities and films revealing how kids relate to comics and super heroes. Click play to watch it. The film will be televised internationally in due course.

Focus Comic community outreach at FanX Fall a success

Focus Comic community outreach at FanX Fall a success

Focus Comic had a successful community outreach event at FanX Fall 2019 where Yvonne Wan (Focus comic creator); and Douglas Hebert (Focus comic main artist and internship coach) and Nathan Archer (Focus comic TV Presenter Intern with Autism) engaged with the public at their booth and at the Focus Panel and provided free art workshops…

Free community coloring competition featuring art by Douglas Hebert and our non verbal autistic intern Zoe Marie at Fan X comic con

Free community coloring competition featuring art by Douglas Hebert and our non verbal autistic intern Zoe Marie at Fan X comic con

Come on down to booth 2331 where we will have a free community coloring competition where everyone can color in Focus the autistic super hero for a chance to win cool prizes. Line art by Douglas Hebert and non verbal autistic intern Zoe Marie (There will be two designs for people to choose from). We…

Focus Comic 2019 Internship Program: Now accepting applications

Focus Comic 2019 Internship Program: Now accepting applications

We are now accepting applications to our Focus Comic 2019 art internship program. Feel free to apply if you are an aspiring artist wanting to fulfill your creative potential and get your work published within the community section of our comic: http://www.focuscomic.com/focus-comic-internship-program/

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