Contributor Spotlight – Ashler Bate


Many thanks to Ashler Bate for being a contributing colorist for Focus Comic which features an #autisticsuperhero and #autistic talent. Thank you Ashler for bringing our autistic intern Tabidi Elkhalil’s art to life with beautiful vivid colors. This Focus Comic picture shows Compass MK105 (the humanoid) giving an evil spirit a massive blow of electricity at the Forbidden City. Ashler really wanted to help Tabidi build his portfolio by coloring his work, and wanted to inspire autistic kids to follow their dreams! If you would like to check out Ashler’s contribution, please check out Page 16. He colored 4 panels within the 24 page comic. Please support Ashler Bate’s and Tabidi Elkhalil’s art in our pursuit in promoting greater #autistic representation in the comic industry, #autismawareness and acceptance in society. Please order the comic at Digital downloads are $4.99 only. Print issues are $9.99 plus shipping. Come and see Focus at Greater Austin Comic Con and ACE Comic Con this month. We will sign autographs at the show would love to see you!

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