Tag: autism awareness

Autistic internship – a glimpse of the community page by Autistic Intern T. Elkhalil and colorist N. Rockwell

  Heres a glimpse of Focus Comic’s community page. Drawn by 21 year old #autistic intern Tabidi Elkhalil. Colored by 19 year old colorist intern Nicole Tudor Rockwell. Internship coach is certified art teacher Douglas A Hebert, Creator/certified anthropologist Yvonne Wan of Film Ethnographer LLC . Pre order the comic at www.focuscomic.com  Read more →

Chinese Translation Completed

     Thank you Sulan and Kim for completing the Chinese translation to the first issue of Focus Comic which is part of our global Autism awareness social cause campaign. Did you know Chinese is probably one of the most difficult languages to translate, partly because the language is not based on a sequential alphabet, but ideograms? The translation is… Read more →

Autism awareness Internship Program

We had some great Focus Comic internship coaching sessions over the weekend for the community page with three of our interns. The internship program is lead by Yvonne Wan of Film Ethnographer LLC, sole creator of Focus / certified social cultural anthropologist and Douglas Hebert, certified art teacher and main artist. We have 3 interns on our program whose lives… Read more →

Focus Autistic Internship Program – 12 year old Malekiths progress

  Watch our latest update regarding our Autistic Internship Program for Focus Comic​ Malekith, our youngest autistic intern for Focus Comic. Thank you Yvonne Wan, the sole creator of Focus comic for making this happen. Thank you to Douglas A Hebert, our main artist and internship coach. Douglas is a professional elementary school art teacher with experience teaching autistic kids.… Read more →

Portuguese Translation Completed

  Thank you Cezar Fjuioka for completing the Portuguese translation to the first issue of Focus Comic which is part of our Autism Awareness social cause campaign. His name will appear on the cover of the Portuguese issue. Focus features an Autistic Superhero which is a symbol of hope to #autistic families globally. Our project includes autistic representation on our… Read more →

Kevin Eastman, Creator of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Interview on Autism Awareness and TMNT

  Above: Kevin Eastman, Creator of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles with Yvonne Wan, Creator of Focus and Douglas Hebert, main artist for Focus.   Yvonne Wan, Sole Creator of Focus Comic and Autism Awareness Advocate interviewed Kevin Eastman, Creator of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles regarding Autism Awareness at AZ Eventure Con yesterday morning. Douglas Hebert, the main artist for Focus… Read more →