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Focus loves Tempe – Special Event for Tempe Residents – Free Zoom Classes – Championing Special Needs Kids

Focus loves Tempe – Special Event for Tempe Residents – Free Zoom Classes – Championing Special Needs Kids

Focus is one of the world’s first autistic super heroes. Project Focus maintains dignity for autistic individuals by removing the stigma. Focus runs a free art camp. We champion special needs kids. Certified Social Cultural Anthropologist and award-winning Artist Yvonne Wan, and Certified Art Teacher and award-winning Artist Douglas Hebert have created a special 5-week…

Our New autistic intern Matthew Loves Focus the autistic super hero

Our New autistic intern Matthew Loves Focus the autistic super hero

Our new autistic intern Matthew Laine loves Focus the autistic super hero and Focus comic. Check out the above film and watch Matthew learn how to draw Focus and Mr Beaver. Thank you Yvonne Wan and Douglas Hebert for teaching Matthew, and thank you Steven Laine for being such a supportive father. We have recently…

New intern with autism

New intern with autism

We are proud to announce that Eli Gregoire has joined our Focus comic team as our latest trading card intern with autism. Eli is 14 years old and loves Focus Comic and Sonic the hedgehog. We started teaching him last year at our art camp and was delighted to see him apply for this internship…

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 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…

Focus Comic Art Summer Camp. Free for autistic kids and young adults – Week 9

Focus Comic Art Summer Camp. Free for autistic kids and young adults – Week 9

We had a successful art workshop last Saturday, where autistic kids made clay super hero coasters using glazes. Other students came in to finish their clay hand print plaques and super hero masks. The students had the opportunity to make new friends similar to them, and spend time with their family members working on a…

Focus Comic TV Presenter Intern Announcement

Focus Comic TV Presenter Intern Announcement

We are proud to announce that Nathan Archer of Phoenix Arizona has joined our Focus comic team as a TV Presenter Intern. Nathan is 17 years old with autism, and is very good at public speaking. Douglas Hebert and Yvonne Wan will be responsible for his training and development. Yvonne Wan, the creator of Focus…

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…

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