New Art Teacher Intern

We are pleased to announce that Joe Perry of #phoenix has joined our Focus Comic team as our Focus Comic Art Teacher intern. We will have 5 teachers assisting in the next free Focus comic art class this weekend to help champion autistic talent in #phoenix. Certified Art Teacher Douglas Hebert and Focus Creator Yvonne Wan will be responsible for… Read more →

Dana De Lorenzo supports Focus Comic

Thank you Dana DeLorenzo who plays #KellyMaxwell in the Starz horror-comedy series Ash vs Evil Dead for supporting our creator Yvonne Wan with Focus Comic, which is part of a humanitarian project to maintain dignity for autistic individuals by removing the stigma associated with it. Please support Focus by purchasing a copy of Focus Comic and participating in our silent… Read more →

New Focus Trading Card by Zoe our non verbal autistic intern

We are pleased to reveal the latest Focus comic trading card featuring art by Zoe Marie, our non verbal autistic intern. Out now as part of a special 10 piece trading set. Internship Coach and inker: Douglas Hebert. Colorist: Legendary Paul Mounts- Spiderman colorist. Creator: Yvonne Wan. Support autistic talent, Support autism awareness, Support Focus comic. Read more →

Focus Comic Art Camp. Free Drawing and Sculpture painting workshop Week 15

We are 15 weeks into our Focus comic art camp which is free for kids and young adults with autism. We had a successful art workshop on November 9th where kids with autism were given a drawing and sculpture painting workshop. The students were taught how to draw Focus the autistic super hero with different halloween backgrounds. In addition the… Read more →

Focus comic – Heroes without capes

Thanks to all the celebrities who support Focus Comic which features an autistic super hero. The comic is part of a humanitarian social cause initiative in maintaining dignity for autistic individuals by removing the stigma associated to autism, and championing kids with autism and disabilities. Click on the link below to watch video footage of these celebrities talking about why autism awareness… Read more →

Focus comic LA comic con Panel on the benefits of the arts to society and individuals with autism and disabilities is now available on Amazon Prime International

Our latest Focus Comic panel is now on Amazon Prime TV. The Focus Comic Panel at Los Angeles Comic Con is about The Importance of the Arts to Society, especially to individuals with autism and disabilities. It features qualitative research by me as a certified social cultural anthropologist with thecommunity. https://www.amazon.com/gp/video/detail/B07ZPHJL95/ref=cm_sw_tw_r_pv_wb_aCMBdtQDxn4Yq Read more →

Watch the latest Focus comic panel about the importance of the arts to society, autistic individuals and those with disabilities

LA comic con was a success in raising autism awareness and acceptance in LA. Check out our latest Focus comic panel at LA comic con where Creator and Certified Social cultural anthropologist Yvonne Wan and her team discusses the importance of the arts to society, autistic individuals and those with disabilities. The panel includes qualitative research by film ethnographer Yvonne… Read more →

Larry Houston Xmen Producer, Writer and Artist Supports Focus comic and autism awareness at LA comic con

Thank you Larry Houston, Producer, Writer and Artist for Xmen for supporting Focus comic and autism awareness. In this interview, Larry talks about his son who has autism, and why autism awareness is important to him and society. Focus comic features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes, giving autistic individuals greater representation in the media. Interview conducted and… Read more →

Chris Britton of Xmen, My Little Pony and Death note supports Focus comic and autism awareness

Thank you Chris Britton, voice actor for Xmen, My little pony and Death Note for supporting Focus comic and autism awareness at La comic con. Focus comic features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes, giving autistic individuals greater representation in the media. Interview conducted and filmed by Yvonne Wan, the creator of Focus comic. Yvonne Wan is a… Read more →

Chris Potter voice of Gambit in Xmen wants to audition for a role in Focus comic

Thank you Chris Potter, the voice of Gambit in Xmen for supporting Focus comic and autism awareness at La comic con. Check out this interview where he expresses an interest in auditioning for a role in Focus comic. Focus comic features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes, giving autistic individuals greater representation in the media. Interview conducted and… Read more →

Cal Dodd the voice of Wolverine from the Xmen supports Focus comic and autism awareness

Thank you Cal Dodd the voice of Wolverine from the Xmen for supporting Focus comic and autism awareness. Focus comic features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes, giving autistic individuals greater representation in the media. Interview conducted and filmed by Yvonne Wan, the creator of Focus comic. Yvonne Wan is a certified social cultural anthropologist. Her mission is… Read more →

Tara Sands of Pokemon supports Focus comic and autism awareness at LA comic con

Thank you Tara Sands voice actress of Pokemon for supporting Focus comic and autism awareness. Focus comic features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes, giving autistic individuals greater representation in the media. Interview conducted and filmed by Yvonne Wan, the creator of Focus comic. Yvonne Wan is a certified social cultural anthropologist. Her mission is to maintain dignity… Read more →

Dana Delorenzo, Kelly Maxwell of Ash Evil Dead supports Focus comic and autism awareness

Thank you Dana Delorenzo of Kelly Maxwell Ash Vs Evil Dead for supporting Focus comic and autism awareness. Focus comic features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes, giving autistic individuals greater representation in the media. Interview conducted and filmed by Yvonne Wan, the creator of Focus comic. Yvonne Wan is a certified social cultural anthropologist. Her mission is… Read more →

Barry Bostwick of Rocky Horror Picture show supports Focus comic and autism awareness

Thank you Barry Bostwick of Rocky Horror Picture Show for supporting Focus comic and autism awareness. Focus comic features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes, giving autistic individuals greater representation in the media. Interview conducted and filmed by Yvonne Wan, the creator of Focus comic. Yvonne Wan is a certified social cultural anthropologist. Her mission is to maintain… Read more →

Lex Lang voice of Batman, Dr Doom and Neo Cortex Supports Focus comic and autism awareness

Thank you Lex Lang, voice of Batman, Dr Doom and Dr Neo Cortex for supporting Focus comic and autism awareness. Focus comic features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes, giving autistic individuals greater representation in the media. Interview conducted and filmed by Yvonne Wan, the creator of Focus comic. Yvonne Wan is a certified social cultural anthropologist. Her… Read more →

Jonah Ray supports Focus comic and autism awareness

Thank you Jonah Ray of Mystery Science Theatre 3000 for supporting Focus comic and autism awareness. Focus comic features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes, giving autistic individuals greater representation in the media. Interview conducted and filmed by Yvonne Wan, the creator of Focus comic. Yvonne Wan is a certified social cultural anthropologist. Her mission is to maintain… Read more →

Jen Cohn of Overwatch, Star Wars and Avatar supports Focus comic and autism awareness at LA comic con

Thank you Jen Cohn of Overwatch, Avatar the last air bender and Star Wars for supporting Focus comic and autism awareness. Focus comic features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes, giving autistic individuals greater representation in the media. Interview conducted and filmed by Yvonne Wan, the creator of Focus comic. Yvonne Wan is a certified social cultural anthropologist.… Read more →

Nichelle Nichols of Star Trek Lieutenant Uhura

Thank you Nichelle Nichols from Star Trek for supporting Focus comic and autism awareness. Nichelle Nichols is an American actress and singer. As Lieutenant Uhura on the legendary television series Star Trek, Nichols played, in the words of Dr. Martin Luther King, “the first non-stereotypical role portrayed by a black woman in television history.” Focus comic features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes,… Read more →

Deedee Magno Hall from Steven Universe supports Focus comic and autism awareness

Thank you Deedee Magno Hall, voice of Pearl from Steven Universe for supporting Focus comic and autism awareness. Interview conducted and filmed by Yvonne Wan, the creator of Focus comic. Yvonne Wan is a certified social cultural anthropologist. Her mission is to maintain dignity for autistic individuals by removing the stigma associated with it. Support autism awareness. Support autistic individuals.… Read more →

Community Outreach at LA Comic Con a great success

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 provided free art workshops for… Read more →

Silent auction

Check out the following pieces of art available for silent auction. All items are hand drawings using markers unless stated otherwise. All proceeds will be used towards the Focus project. Please visit our ‘About’ page to learn more about the Focus project. The silent auction ends Dec 5 at noon. If you are interested in placing a bid, please email… Read more →

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 fun playing with the instruments… Read more →

Focus Comic Halloween Sketchathon Event – Free comic drawing workshop

Focus comic will be having a Focus comic Halloween sketchathon on October 26 and October 27 2019. This event is open to the general public for individuals with our without autism. Attend any time between 11am-4pm on October 26, or between 1-3pm on October 27th 2019 for a free comic drawing workshop provided by Focus comic. Leading the class is… Read more →

Focus Comic to attend LA comic con

Focus comic will attend LA comic con between October 11-13. Attending: Yvonne Wan (Focus Creator) Douglas Hebert (Certified Art Teacher / Comic Artist) Elisha Perry (Focus comic Art Teacher Intern) Crystal Perry (Art Teacher Assistant / Artist) Please find our booth where we will have a community outreach event to promote Focus comic, autism awareness and the arts. We will… Read more →

Focus Comic Community Outreach at Amberlea Elementary school a success

We had a successful community outreach event at Amberlea Elementary school where we were introduced to all the students in small groups throughout the week. Please revisit this website in a few weeks to view the film coverage that took place to raise autism awareness within the community. We will also share some of the best art submissions online soon. Read more →

Focus Comic Art Camp. Free for autistic kids and young adults – Week 12

We had a successful art workshop on October 5th where autistic kids made paper clay bedroom name plaques using the slab roller and 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. Please visit our facebook page to see all the complimentary family photography and… Read more →

Focus Comic Art Camp. Free for autistic kids and young adults – Week 11

We had a successful art workshop on September 28, where autistic kids sculpted and painted clay halloween projects 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 that week as a an art teacher intern.… Read more →

Focus Comic to attend LA comic con next month

Focus Comic is heading towards Los Angeles Comic Con next month! Yvonne Wan and Douglas Hebert will be representing Focus comic at the event. We will be promoting the book and autism awareness as well as offering free coloring workshops to kids and young adults at our booth. We will give away cool prizes on the last day of the event. We will also have a Focus… Read more →

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 4th for the full week. 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. Elisha… Read more →

Focus Comic Art 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 teacher intern. Elisha was delighted… Read more →

Focus The Autistic Hero Arrives in FanX – How kids relate to comics & super heroes Panel available to watch online

Yvonne Wan our Focus creator and broadcast film ethnographer filmed and edited the latest FanX Fall Focus panel and uploaded it onto you tube. The panel provides information about Focus Comic the social initiative, information on recent activities and interview content revealing how kids relate to comics and super heroes. The film will be aired on international TV in due… Read more →

Jonny Cruz of Overwatch supports Focus comic and autism awareness at FanX Fall 2019

Thank you Jonny Cruz known for Overwatch for supporting Focus comic and autism awareness and acceptance. Jonny accepted an interview with Nathan, our intern with autism. Check it out. Please support us by ordering a copy of Focus comic through this website or through one of our retail partners. Thank you Read more →

Community Outreach at FanX Comic con in Salt Lake City a great 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 for kids and young adults.… Read more →

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 at FanX this weekend 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 will… Read more →

Annabelle talks about her favorite super hero at Focus comic free summer camp for autistic kids

Yvonne Wan, our creator of Focus comic, interviewed Annabelle at the Focus comic free summer camp for autistic kids about her favorite super hero. The film is part of a series of films that Yvonne is creating to educate the public about how kids relate to super heroes and comics, and how comics influence the world view, attitudes and beliefs… Read more →

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 fun family project together. We… Read more →

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 their world views and values. Read more →

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 social initiative by buying a… Read more →

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 family members working on a… Read more →

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) filmed and photographed the hand… Read more →

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 you have not yet purchased… Read more →

ABC15 News honors Douglas Hebert with a Hero Award for his contribution to society through the Focus Comic Project

Thank you ABC15 News for honoring Douglas Hebert with a hero award for his contribution to society through the Focus comic project. Douglas Hebert is a certified art teacher and is the main artist for Focus comic, and is responsible for coaching the Focus comic interns to help them fulfill their creative potential. Doug is also the head art teacher… Read more →

Athena Finger Grand Daughter of the Co Creator of Batman Supports Focus comic

Thank you Athena Finger, grand daughter of the co creator of Batman for supporting Focus comic and autism awareness. We had the privilege of meeting her at San Diego Comic Con this year, and she was delighted to spend time to talk to us about the Focus project. Check out what she has to say about autism awareness and acceptance.… Read more →

Ellen Dubin of Star Wars Supports Focus comic at San Diego Comic con

Thank you Ellen Dubin for supporting Focus comic and autism awareness at San Diego Comic Con. Check out her interview here by clicking play. Ellen talks about why she believes autism awareness is important and her thoughts on Focus the autistic super hero. Did you know Ellen Dubin played a character called Jeri Slate in The collector who besides being… Read more →

Ming Chen of Comic Book Men Supports Focus Comic at San Diego Comic Con

Thank you Ming Chen of Comic Book Men for supporting Focus comic and autism awareness and acceptance. In our latest interview with Ming Chen, he said Focus Comic is one of his most prized possessions. If you have not yet read the book, please order the book through this website or through one of our retail partner stores. It’s worth… Read more →

Focus comic at San Diego Comic Con

Yvonne Wan, the sole creator of Focus and Douglas Hebert the main artist for Focus comic had a successful community outreach event at San Diego Comic Con this year. They were granted professional passes, and had the opportunity to promote Focus comic and autism awareness at the Cartoon Art Museum booth. Yvonne Wan and Douglas Hebert also participated in a… Read more →

Focus comic at San Diego Comic Con

Focus Comic ( Douglas Hebert and Yvonne Wan) will be at #sandiegocomiccon all weekend for the full event as industry professionals. If you would like learn about our #autismawareness social cause project please find us drawing original art at the Cartoon Art Museum booth #1930 at #sdcc on Sunday 4-5pm. You will get a chance to check out some of… Read more →

New retail partner in Michigan

Thank you Comics and More in Madison’s Heights, Michigan for carrying our title Focus comic in support of autism awareness and acceptance. Yvonne Wan and Douglas Hebert had a fun community outreach event at the store. If you live near the area please drop by to grab your copy of Focus comic which features art by a community of artists… Read more →

Interview on Representation and Inclusion with Chris Brown

Check out this interview with Chris Brown of Comics and More, Madison heights in Michigan regarding representation and inclusion. Interview filmed by Yvonne Wan (The Creator of Focus comic). Chris talks about the importance of representation, the significance of representing autistic people within comics, and also including autistic talent within society. He also talks about the value in including autistic… Read more →

Focus community outreach event in Phoenix July 23rd, celebrating one of the worlds first non verbal autistic comic book artist covers

Please join Focus Comic at Samurai comic store in Phoenix to celebrate the release of our French issue of Focus comic featuring art by one of the worlds first non verbal autistic Comic book artist: Zoé Marie who is 7. Internship coach :  Douglas Hebert. Cover line art by Zoé, cover colored by Paul Mounts. Comic strip by Zoé is… Read more →

Focus comic to attend Stan Lee’s Los Angeles comic con and will have a panel

Focus comic will have a booth at Stan Lee’s LA comic convention between 11-13 October! We will also have a panel to promote our social cause initiative and autism awareness. Join us in LA in California to learn about our latest social initiative developments, grab a copy of our English and French issue of Focus, check out our original art… Read more →

Focus Comic publishes one of the worlds first non verbal autistic comic book artist & she’s only 7 years old!

We have ground breaking news! We published one of the world’s first non verbal autistic comic book artist and she is only seven years old! Check out the unboxing film for the Focus comic French main issue, and variant cover by Zoe Marie. Yvonne Wan, the creator of Focus; and Douglas Hebert the main artist and internship coach for Focus… Read more →

Community Outreach at Ace Comic Con Seattle a great success

Focus Comic had a successful community outreach event at Ace Comic Con Seattle where the creator Yvonne Wan; and main artist Douglas Hebert met the general public and provided free art workshops for kids and young adults. Thank you Ace Comic Con for consistently supporting us by providing us a platform to reach a massive audience in raising autism awareness. We enjoyed… Read more →

Focus Comic Art Summer Camp. Free for autistic kids and young adults – Week 3

Here is a highlights film and pictures from week 3 of our Focus Comic summer camp which is free for kids and young adults with autism. Focus comic features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes, art  by professionals including interns with autism. We maintain dignity for autistic individuals by removing the stigma associated with autism. We also promote… Read more →

Focus comic to have a Comic Book Signing event at Comickaze Comic Books in San Diego

Focus comic will have a community outreach event at Comickaze Comic Books in San Diego on the July 17th at 1pm. Yvonne will be cosplaying as Jasmine from Aladdin, and we will be having a community coloring competition there and give away prizes. Please join us at 1pm. We would love to receive your support. Comickaze comic books. 2750 Historic… Read more →

Focus Comic Free Art Summer Camp for autistic kids and young adults – Week2

Here is a highlights film and some pictures from week 2 of our Focus Comic free summer camp for kids and young adults with autism. Yvonne took photos of the kids sculptures in a photo booth and edited them professionally. Here are a few for your viewing: Focus comic features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes, art  by professionals… Read more →

Focus Comic Free Art Summer Camp for autistic kids and young adults – Day 2

Here is a highlights film and pictures from day 2 of our Focus Comic free summer camp for kids and young adults with autism. Focus comic features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes, art  by professionals including interns with autism. We maintain dignity for autistic individuals by removing the stigma associated with autism. We also promote autistic talent by… Read more →

Focus Comic Free Art Summer Camp for autistic kids and young adults – Day 1

Here is a highlights film and pictures from day 1 of our Focus Comic free summer camp for kids and young adults with autism. Focus comic features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes, art  by professionals including interns with autism. We maintain dignity for autistic individuals by removing the stigma associated with autism. We also promote autistic talent by… Read more →

Focus Comic Community Outreach in Tucson a Success

Yvonne and Doug recently held a Community outreach event at Harleys Toys and Comics Store in Tucson Arizona to showcase their Malekith’s art work to the general public as well as promoting the book which features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes. The book features art by professionals including interns such as Malekith who has autism. Representing Focus… Read more →

Focus comic feature interview on The CW

Focus comic features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes, art by professionals and interns with autism. A feature interview was aired on The CW on Sunday 7.30pm. It is also available to watch online here: https://www.yourphx.com/positively-arizona/local-comic-book-highlights-autism_20190603191434/2049443121?fbclid=IwAR0687QkxWiOxjXdLMbV-VYt7jW1478c2mDz_ApuO-dSXencYdbMqLZhpvI In addition, click here to watch a different live feed interview with them by clicking here: We were excited to speak with… Read more →

Focus Comic Community outreach event in Mesa a success

We had a successful community outreach event at Samurai Comic Store in Mesa. Thank you to everyone who came out to support our social cause project and comic. Check out this interview from a customer of Samurai comics regarding Focus and Autism Awareness and acceptance. We had a community coloring competition where kids and young adults were invited to color… Read more →

Focus Comic Community Outreach Event at Samurai Comics in Mesa

Focus comic will be having a community outreach event, and signing event at Samurai Comics in Mesa. Focus comic features an autistic super hero, art by professionals including interns with autism. We will be showcasing art work by our interns with autism. Please come out to support autistic talent and autism awareness. We will have a community coloring competition where… Read more →

Heroes without Capes

Thank you to all the celebrities who support Focus comic, autism awareness and acceptance. Our mission is to entertain readers and maintain dignity for individuals on the spectrum, by removing the stigma associated with autism. Thank you to all the celebrities who are using their voice for social good. I would also like to give a special thanks to ACE Comic Con; FanX Salt… Read more →

Focus Community outreach at Samurai Comic Store in Phoenix a success

We had a successful community outreach event at Samurai Comic Store in Phoenix. Thank you to everyone who came out to support our social cause project and comic. Thank you to everyone who participated in the community coloring competition, and thank you to Blick Art for providing prizes. The comic is now available to purchase at Samurai comic stores in… Read more →

Teacher Appreciation Week

In honor of teacher appreciation week we give special thanks to Douglas Hebert, who is a professional comic artist; certified art teacher, and the Focus Comic internship coach for our interns with autism. He is a super art teacher inspiring kids to fulfill their creative potential. We would also like to thank all the teachers and educators out there for… Read more →

Community Outreach at FanX Comic Con at Salt Lake City, Utah a great success

Focus Comic had a successful community outreach event at FanX comic con at Salt Lake City, Utah where the creator Yvonne Wan; main artist Douglas Hebert and Good will ambassador Tony Todd engaged with the public and provided free art workshops for kids and young adults. The purpose of our visit was to promote Focus comic which features an autistic… Read more →

Roger Clark of Red Dead Redemption 2 interview on Focus comic and autism awareness

Thank you Roger Clark who plays Arthur Morgan of Red dead redemption 2 for supporting Focus Comic and autism awareness at Fanx. Focus comic features an autistic super hero, art by professional artists, and interns with autism. Autism affects more people than you may realize, including friends, families and neighbors – people we love and care about. Did you know… Read more →

Rob Wiethoff of Red Dead Redemption 2 interview on Focus comic and autism awareness

Thank you Rob Wiethoff who plays John Marsdon of Red dead redemption 2 for supporting Focus Comic and autism awareness at Fanx. Focus comic features an autistic super hero, art by professional artists, and interns with autism. Rob has two children with autism. His message is “Everyone deserve two things, that is love and acceptance. Please do your part to… Read more →

Lucifer’s Aimee Garcia interview on Focus comic and autism awareness at Fanx

Thank you actress Aimee Garcia who is known for roles in Lucifer, Dexter and Robocop, for accepting an interview about Focus comic and autism awareness. Focus comic features an autistic super hero, art by professional artists, and interns with autism. “I’ve just learned about Focus, the autistic super hero. I think it’s pretty cool. Maybe we should check it out.… Read more →

Supernatural actor Mark Pellegrino interview on Focus comic and autism awareness

Thank you Mark Pellegrino, actor known for his roles in The Big Lebowski, Supernatural and Capote, for accepting and interview on Focus comic and autism awareness. Focus comic features an autistic super hero, art by professional artists, and interns with autism. “Hey. It’s autism awareness month. In honor of that, it would be so awesome if you could check this… Read more →

Reign Actress Adelaide Kane interview on Focus Comic and autism awareness

Thank you Adelaide Kane, Actress known for roles in Reign and Once Upon a Time for accepting an interview on Focus comic and autism awareness. Focus comic features an autistic super hero, art by professional artists, and interns with autism. “I think its incredibly important that we continue the discussion about autism. If you child presents early autism symptoms, you… Read more →

Pocahontas Voice Actress Irene Bedard Interview on Focus Comic and Autism Awareness

Thank you Irene Bedard, voice actress of Pocahontas for accepting an interview about Focus comic and autism awareness at Fanx.  Focus comic features an autistic super hero, art by professional artists, and interns with autism. “People on the autism spectrum are very loving and very intelligent. People on the autism spectrum can do all sorts of things. They are amazing… Read more →

Austin St John Interview on Focus comic and autism awareness

Thank you Austin St John, the original red Power Ranger for accepting an interview about Focus comic and autism awareness. Focus comic features an autistic super hero, art by professional artists, and interns with autism. In the interview Austin says “Focus…shows the potential that people on the spectrum have, and the rest of the world needs to know about it.… Read more →

Jess Harnell interview on Focus comic and autism awareness

Thank you Jess Harnell, the voice actor of Animaniacs, Rick and Morty and Transformers for supporting Focus comic and autism awareness. Focus comic features an autistic super hero, art by professional artists, and interns with autism. Jess is excited to hear about the arrival of Focus, the autistic super hero “One of the things that I love about Focus is… Read more →

Tony Todd interview on Focus and autism awareness at Fanx

Thank you Tony Todd our goodwill ambassador, and Hollywood actor for representing Focus and autism awareness at FanX. Tony is an inspiration for us all. Thank you Tony, for using his voice for social good; by sharing his life experiences and words of wisdom with kids and adults in Salt Lake City. In this interview, Tony shares his story about… Read more →

Black Panther Writer believes Focus will transform this generation of kids and adults on a global scale.

Thank you Jonathan Maberry, the writer for Black Panther for accepting an interview about Focus comic and autism Awareness at Fanx. The Black Panther writer believes Focus will transform this generation of kids and adults on a global scale: “Comics have always a great way to reach people. They have always reached people who felt alone. This comics deal with… Read more →

Focus Comic Community Outreach interviews at FanX Comic Con Salt Lake City Utah

Above: Community Outreach pictures at the Focus comic booth. Visit our Facebook page for the full picture gallery. Focus comic had a successful community outreach event at FanX Comic Con Salt Lake City. FanX is one of the biggest comic cons in the USA. Representing Focus was goodwill ambassador Tony Todd, Creator and Artist Yvonne Wan and Main artist and… Read more →

ABC4 Utah interviews Tony Todd, Yvonne Wan And Douglas Hebert about Focus comic at Fanx

Thank you Rosie Nguyen of ABC4 News in Salt Lake city for interviewing Tony Todd, Yvonne Wan and Douglas Hebert about Focus comic and autism awareness. Check out the film on their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/abc4utah/videos/435300813946060/UzpfSTEwMDAwMDAzODU4OTkyMToyNTA4NTEzNDQyNDkzMjUx/ If you do not use facebook, here is a You Tube link you may view the interview at: Thanks ABC4 for supporting autism awareness! Read more →

KUTV interviews Tony Todd, Yvonne Wan And Douglas Hebert about Focus comic

Thank you McKenzie Stauffer of KUTV for interviewing Tony Todd, Yvonne Wan and Douglas Hebert with regards to Focus comic and autism awareness at Fanx Spring 2019. The title of the article is: A positive light on human diversity. FanX embraces one of the worlds first autistic super heroes Check out the article here: https://kutv.com/news/local/a-positive-light-on-human-diversity-fanx-embraces-the-worlds-first-autistic-superhero Here is the article if… Read more →

Salt Lake Tribune Interviews Tony Todd and Focus Comic

Thank you Sean Means of Salt Lake Tribune for interviewing Tony Todd, Yvonne Wan and Douglas Hebert about Focus comic at FanX Spring 2019. Thanks to their article, a lot of families affected by autism in Salt Lake City, came to our booth to learn more about Focus, the autistic super hero. Check out their article here: https://www.sltrib.com/artsliving/2019/04/19/salt-lake-citys-fanx/ Here is… Read more →

Focus Comic Outdoor Poster Campaign launches in the UK in time for Autism Awareness Month

I am pleased to announce that our first Focus Comic outdoors poster campaign has launched in the United Kingdom in time for #AutismAwareness month. The artwork here is of Focus unmasking himself (Tony Todd is the official voice of Focus). Pencil art by Yvonne Wan, and colored by Luis Guerrero. The poster mirrors one of the variant covers, and credits… Read more →

The importance of supporting the arts and how it enriches the lives of individuals; families and communities; especially those on the autism spectrum.

Art plays an important role in all societies. It is a powerful way of communication; expression, education and storytelling. It cuts through barriers of language, class and culture. A picture is worth a thousand words.  Art captivates, inspires and influences others, moves people intellectually and emotionally. It engages people to discuss issues that are often overlooked, misunderstood, misrepresented and misapprehended.… Read more →

Focus panel to be aired on Tv

Tony Todd is the voice of Focus and is Thato! Join Focus Comic at FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention  at Utah this Autism Awareness month. Tony will be presenting at the Focus panel with the creator Yvonne Wan, and main artist Douglas Hebert. We will presenting art from a community of artists including Paul Mounts; Kevin Anthony De Castro; Francisco… Read more →

Meet Zoë our new intern with autism

It brings us great pleasure to introduce you to Zoë Marie, our latest intern with autism to join our Focus Comic internship program. Zoë is from France and has just turned 7. She loves to draw and it brings her great joy be part of this project. Zoë draws really well for her age and specializes in sign language. Her… Read more →

Community Outreach in Phoenix this Friday

PUT ON YOUR DANCING SHOES! Join Focus Comic (Yvonne Wan and Douglas Hebert) with Eric Stone; Corinna Santiago Repucci at Desert Dragon Pottery Art Studio in Phoenix for Free Hula Dance Class; Free Music, Free Snacks and Free art activities. Douglas Hebert will have his sculptures on exhibit to! Doug and Yvonne will be signing comics and promoting autism awareness at… Read more →

The French issue of Focus is in production

Guess what? The French issue of Focus Comic which features an autistic super hero is in production! Thank you Pauline Lysiak for interpreting the comic to entertain French readers and remove the stigma associated with autism. French kids with and without autism will love this comic. And guess what?! The French issue will feature new cover art by Douglas Hebert and legendary #spiderman artist Paul Mounts. The creator of… Read more →

Our Goodwill Ambassador Tony Todd receives a Life Time Achievement Award

Our goodwill ambassador Tony Todd recently received a Life Time Achievement Award hosted by New York City Horror film Festival 2018. Tony is the first African-American to receive the award and is ranked one of the fan favorites such as Wes Craven and Robert Englund. Tony comes from a background of traditional theatre. He is known for outstanding performances on… Read more →

Community Outreach at Ace Comic Con Arizona a great success

Focus Comic had a successful community outreach event at Ace Comic Con Arizona where the creator Yvonne Wan; main artist Douglas Hebert and Gaby Tyrrell (TV presenter with autism) met the general public and provided free art workshops for kids and young adults. Thank you Ace Comic Con for consistently supporting us by providing us a platform to reach a… Read more →

Free art workshops and coloring competition with Focus Comic at Ace Comic Con this weekend

Come on down to our Focus Comic booth 650 at ACE Comic Con Arizona 2019 this weekend to participate in our free art workshops and community coloring competition. We have a lot of awesome cool prizes to give away! Thank you Showcase Plastics for donating a beautiful glowing chess board, Thank you Blick for donating art supplies and Thank you California Balsamic for donating… Read more →

Princess Jasmine

Our Creator Yvonne Wan will be cosplaying as Princess Jasmine from Aladdin tomorrow at Ace Comic Con (Friday 11 January 2019). Feel free to bring your kids down to our booth to take pictures. Visit us at booth 650 to learn more about our comic; participate in the free art workshops and community coloring competition! Read more →

Focus Gives Back to the Community

Earlier this year Focus Comic donated 118 comics to autistic kids at the Judson Center (which was founded in 1924 as a Childrens Home). Thank you Douglas Hebert for delivering the Focus books personally to the kids and families in need of an autistic super hero. Douglas Hebert is the main artist and internship coach for interns with autism. Doug and Yvonne Wan (the… Read more →

Heroes without Capes – Team Focus

#HeroesWithoutCapes Thank you to everyone, especially #TeamFocus and Office Depot who helped make Focus Comic happen. Thank you for shining your light on the world, and giving hope to #autistickids and young adults. If you have not yet ordered the book, please support us by placing an order or donating funds through this website . There are 16 covers to… Read more →