Tag: autism awareness

Silent auction

Check out the following pieces of art available for silent auction. All items are original art pieces. 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 October 13 at noon. Payment will need to be made on the October 13 at noon (Mountain Day… 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 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 →

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 →

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 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 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 →