Tag: autistic super hero

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. Panel information to follow soon. Book… 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 →

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 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 →

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 →