Community Outreach at LA Comic Con a great success

Above: Douglas Hebert (main Focus artist); Yvonne Wan (Focus Creator) Elisha Perry (Focus Art Teacher Intern) and Crystal Perry (Focus Teaching Assistant).

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 kids and young adults.

Thank you LA comic con for supporting us by providing us a platform to reach a massive audience in raising autism awareness and acceptance. We also thank them for their wonderful hospitality.

Here is a highlights film that Yvonne Wan made of the event:

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 especially kids and young adults with autism. The kids loved the community coloring competition. Thank you Luxe City Center Hotel for providing the main prize and for their hospitality. We thank them for supporting Focus comic and autism awareness as well as giving back to the community.

Congrats to Lleana for winning the main prize

Here are some of the best submissions

Above is a highlights film made by Yvonne, showing some of the best art submissions and the winner on stage. Photos can be found on our Facebook page.

The Focus comic panel will be aired on Tv in due course.

Here are some of the community outreach interviews that Yvonne conducted:

Yvonne also interviewed a number of guests and celebrities at the event regarding autism awareness. Please view the main news feed to see the interviews.

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