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Focus Comic Art Teacher Intern Announcement

Focus Comic Art Teacher Intern Announcement

We are proud to announce that Elisha Perry of Phoenix Arizona has joined our Focus comic team as an Art Teacher Intern. Douglas Hebert and Yvonne Wan will be responsible for her development as an art teacher assistant at the Focus comic free art camp for autistic kids and young adults. Douglas Hebert, the main…

Focus comic to attend FanX Comic con

Focus comic to attend FanX Comic con

We are proud to announce that we will be attending Fan X comic con in Salt Lake City between Sept 5-7 2019. Booth 2331 and 2333. We will be promoting Focus comic which features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes, art by professionals and interns with autism. We will also have a free…

Focus Comic Free Summer Camp : New Class

Focus Comic Free Summer Camp : New Class

The next new Focus comic summer camp project will start Aug 31 2019 in Phoenix. Each student will be provided with one tile. We will teach our students how to make super hero coasters by creating a design that they like, then learning how to draw it on the tile and apply glazes to give…

Kids and young adults talk about the role of Super Heroes in their lives at the Focus comic free summer camp

Kids and young adults talk about the role of Super Heroes in their lives at the Focus comic free summer camp

Social cultural anthropologist and sole creator of Focus is doing a series of film where kids and young adults talk about the role of super heroes in their lives at the Focus comic free summer camp. Check out these films and learn how these guys relate to comics and super heroes, and how that influences…

Kids and young adults talk about Focus the autistic super hero at the Focus comic free summer camp

Kids and young adults talk about Focus the autistic super hero at the Focus comic free summer camp

This week, the kids at the Focus comic free summer camp for autistic kids and young adults – talk to Yvonne Wan, the sole creator of Focus Comic about Focus the autistic super hero; and their thoughts on the social initiative. Please take a few moments to view these film and share. Please support our…

Focus Comic Art Summer Camp. Free for autistic kids and young adults – Week 8

Focus Comic Art Summer Camp. Free for autistic kids and young adults – Week 8

We had a successful art workshop last Saturday, where autistic kids and their family members painted/glazed their family clay hand print plaques. The family project enabled kids to gain a strong sense of self, identity, kinship and family. They also had the opportunity to make new friends similar to them, and spend time with their…

Focus Comic Art Summer Camp. Free for autistic kids and young adults – Week 7

Focus Comic Art Summer Camp. Free for autistic kids and young adults – Week 7

We are 7 weeks into our Focus comic free summer camp for kids and young adults with autism. This week, we created some family hand print plaques. The class is designed to help kids gain a strong sense of self, identity, and kinship through this family hand print ceremony. Yvonne (The creator of Focus comic)…

Focus comic – Chinese issue in production

Focus comic – Chinese issue in production

The Chinese issue of Focus comic is now in production. Focus is more than a comic, it is part of a social initiative that maintains dignity for those on the spectrum, by removing the stigma associated with autism. We promote greater representation, inclusion and accessibility. Thank you to all the Focus comic project contributors. If…

Kids interviews on Super Heroes and Comics

Kids interviews on Super Heroes and Comics

Yvonne Wan, the creator of Focus comic and social cultural anthropologist had the pleasure of interviewing some of the kids at the Focus comic summer camp about some of their favorite super heroes and comics. Check out the following fun interviews. In this film, Jett makes a new friend and talks about comics and the…

Focus Comic Art Summer Camp. Free for autistic kids and young adults – Week 6

Focus Comic Art Summer Camp. Free for autistic kids and young adults – Week 6

We are 6 weeks into our Focus comic free summer camp for kids and young adults with autism. This week, we had fun teaching the kids how to create super hero clay masks to help them feel empowered. We also created some family hand print plaques and gave the kids a tour of the Kilns….

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