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 engaging with the public about autism awareness and acceptance; and also encouraging kids to fulfill their creative potential.
The book was appreciated by locals and they loved the community coloring competition also.
Here are the winning submissions:
Here are pictures of the coloring competition winners. Thanks to everyone who participated in the coloring competition, and thank you to the following companies for giving back to the community by donating prizes:
- Embassy Suites Pioneer Square – One night stay main prize.
- Museum of Pop Culture – Museum Entry passes
- Wild Bills Soda – Mug
- Film Ethnographer LLC – Art supplies
We also give a special thanks to Ace comic con for supporting Focus comic.
Above is a highlights film made by Yvonne, showing participants and the winners of the community coloring competition. Photos can be found on our Facebook page.
Here are some community outreach interviews that Yvonne managed to film at Ace comic con. Please view her You Tube channel for a comprehensive list of films and interviews that Yvonne filmed in support of community.
We give special thanks to Embassy Suites Pioneer Square for the outstanding hospitality they provided us. They looked after all our needs whilst we were in town to do valuable community work for the people in Seattle.
Here is a picture of Doug working on a blank variant sketch of Transformers at the Embassy suite.
We also give special thanks to the Museum of Pop Culture for giving us complimentary passes. As a social cultural anthropologist – Yvonne highly recommends this experience for all. It is a great inspirational experience. Yvonne and Doug loved the horror exhibit the most.
If you have not yet purchased a copy of Focus, please order Focus through this website or through one of our retail partner stores today.