New retail partner in Michigan

Thank you Comics and More in Madison’s Heights, Michigan for carrying our title Focus comic in support of autism awareness and acceptance. Yvonne Wan and Douglas Hebert had a fun community outreach event at the store. If you live near the area please drop by to grab your copy of Focus comic which features art by a community of artists… Read more →

Focus community outreach event in Phoenix July 23rd, celebrating one of the worlds first non verbal autistic comic book artist covers

Please join Focus Comic at Samurai comic store in Phoenix to celebrate the release of our French issue of Focus comic featuring art by one of the worlds first non verbal autistic Comic book artist: Zoé Marie who is 7. Internship coach :  Douglas Hebert. Cover line art by Zoé, cover colored by Paul Mounts. Comic strip by Zoé is… Read more →

Focus comic to attend Stan Lee’s Los Angeles comic con and will have a panel

Focus comic will have a booth at Stan Lee’s LA comic convention between 11-13 October! We will also have a panel to promote our social cause initiative and autism awareness. Join us in LA in California to learn about our latest social initiative developments, grab a copy of our English and French issue of Focus, check out our original art… Read more →

Focus Comic publishes one of the worlds first non verbal autistic comic book artist & she’s only 7 years old!

We have ground breaking news! We published one of the world’s first non verbal autistic comic book artist and she is only seven years old! Check out the unboxing film for the Focus comic French main issue, and variant cover by Zoe Marie. Yvonne Wan, the creator of Focus; and Douglas Hebert the main artist and internship coach for Focus… Read more →

Community Outreach at Ace Comic Con Seattle a great success

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… 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 comic to have a Comic Book Signing event at Comickaze Comic Books in San Diego

Focus comic will have a community outreach event at Comickaze Comic Books in San Diego on the July 17th at 1pm. Yvonne will be cosplaying as Jasmine from Aladdin, and we will be having a community coloring competition there and give away prizes. Please join us at 1pm. We would love to receive your support. Comickaze comic books. 2750 Historic… Read more →

Focus Comic Free Art Summer Camp for autistic kids and young adults – Week2

Here is a highlights film and some pictures from week 2 of our Focus Comic free summer camp for kids and young adults with autism. Yvonne took photos of the kids sculptures in a photo booth and edited them professionally. Here are a few for your viewing: Focus comic features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes, art  by professionals… Read more →

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 June 30th at noon. Payment will need to be made on the 30th June 2019 by 1pm Seattle… Read more →

Focus Comic Free Art Summer Camp for autistic kids and young adults – Day 2

Here is a highlights film and pictures from day 2 of our Focus Comic free summer camp 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 autistic talent by… Read more →

Focus Comic Free Art Summer Camp for autistic kids and young adults – Day 1

Here is a highlights film and pictures from day 1 of our Focus Comic free summer camp 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 autistic talent by… Read more →

Focus Comic Community Outreach in Tucson a Success

Yvonne and Doug recently held a Community outreach event at Harleys Toys and Comics Store in Tucson Arizona to showcase their Malekith’s art work to the general public as well as promoting the book which features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes. The book features art by professionals including interns such as Malekith who has autism. Representing Focus… Read more →

Focus comic feature interview on The CW

Focus comic features one of the worlds first autistic super heroes, art by professionals and interns with autism. A feature interview was aired on The CW on Sunday 7.30pm. It is also available to watch online here: https://www.yourphx.com/positively-arizona/local-comic-book-highlights-autism_20190603191434/2049443121?fbclid=IwAR0687QkxWiOxjXdLMbV-VYt7jW1478c2mDz_ApuO-dSXencYdbMqLZhpvI In addition, click here to watch a different live feed interview with them by clicking here: We were excited to speak with… Read more →

Focus Comic Community outreach event in Mesa a success

We had a successful community outreach event at Samurai Comic Store in Mesa. Thank you to everyone who came out to support our social cause project and comic. Check out this interview from a customer of Samurai comics regarding Focus and Autism Awareness and acceptance. We had a community coloring competition where kids and young adults were invited to color… Read more →

Focus Comic Community Outreach Event at Samurai Comics in Mesa

Focus comic will be having a community outreach event, and signing event at Samurai Comics in Mesa. Focus comic features an autistic super hero, art by professionals including interns with autism. We will be showcasing art work by our interns with autism. Please come out to support autistic talent and autism awareness. We will have a community coloring competition where… Read more →

Heroes without Capes

Thank you to all the celebrities who support Focus comic, autism awareness and acceptance. Our mission is to entertain readers and maintain dignity for individuals on the spectrum, by removing the stigma associated with autism. Thank you to all the celebrities who are using their voice for social good. I would also like to give a special thanks to ACE Comic Con; FanX Salt… 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 →

Teacher Appreciation Week

In honor of teacher appreciation week we give special thanks to Douglas Hebert, who is a professional comic artist; certified art teacher, and the Focus Comic internship coach for our interns with autism. He is a super art teacher inspiring kids to fulfill their creative potential. We would also like to thank all the teachers and educators out there for… Read more →

Community Outreach at FanX Comic Con at Salt Lake City, Utah a great success

Focus Comic had a successful community outreach event at FanX comic con at Salt Lake City, Utah where the creator Yvonne Wan; main artist Douglas Hebert and Good will ambassador Tony Todd engaged with the public and provided free art workshops for kids and young adults. The purpose of our visit was to promote Focus comic which features an autistic… Read more →

Roger Clark of Red Dead Redemption 2 interview on Focus comic and autism awareness

Thank you Roger Clark who plays Arthur Morgan of Red dead redemption 2 for supporting Focus Comic and autism awareness at Fanx. Focus comic features an autistic super hero, art by professional artists, and interns with autism. Autism affects more people than you may realize, including friends, families and neighbors – people we love and care about. Did you know… Read more →

Rob Wiethoff of Red Dead Redemption 2 interview on Focus comic and autism awareness

Thank you Rob Wiethoff who plays John Marsdon of Red dead redemption 2 for supporting Focus Comic and autism awareness at Fanx. Focus comic features an autistic super hero, art by professional artists, and interns with autism. Rob has two children with autism. His message is “Everyone deserve two things, that is love and acceptance. Please do your part to… Read more →

Lucifer’s Aimee Garcia interview on Focus comic and autism awareness at Fanx

Thank you actress Aimee Garcia who is known for roles in Lucifer, Dexter and Robocop, for accepting an interview about Focus comic and autism awareness. Focus comic features an autistic super hero, art by professional artists, and interns with autism. “I’ve just learned about Focus, the autistic super hero. I think it’s pretty cool. Maybe we should check it out.… Read more →

Supernatural actor Mark Pellegrino interview on Focus comic and autism awareness

Thank you Mark Pellegrino, actor known for his roles in The Big Lebowski, Supernatural and Capote, for accepting and interview on Focus comic and autism awareness. Focus comic features an autistic super hero, art by professional artists, and interns with autism. “Hey. It’s autism awareness month. In honor of that, it would be so awesome if you could check this… Read more →

Reign Actress Adelaide Kane interview on Focus Comic and autism awareness

Thank you Adelaide Kane, Actress known for roles in Reign and Once Upon a Time for accepting an interview on Focus comic and autism awareness. Focus comic features an autistic super hero, art by professional artists, and interns with autism. “I think its incredibly important that we continue the discussion about autism. If you child presents early autism symptoms, you… Read more →

Pocahontas Voice Actress Irene Bedard Interview on Focus Comic and Autism Awareness

Thank you Irene Bedard, voice actress of Pocahontas for accepting an interview about Focus comic and autism awareness at Fanx.  Focus comic features an autistic super hero, art by professional artists, and interns with autism. “People on the autism spectrum are very loving and very intelligent. People on the autism spectrum can do all sorts of things. They are amazing… Read more →

Austin St John Interview on Focus comic and autism awareness

Thank you Austin St John, the original red Power Ranger for accepting an interview about Focus comic and autism awareness. Focus comic features an autistic super hero, art by professional artists, and interns with autism. In the interview Austin says “Focus…shows the potential that people on the spectrum have, and the rest of the world needs to know about it.… Read more →

Jess Harnell interview on Focus comic and autism awareness

Thank you Jess Harnell, the voice actor of Animaniacs, Rick and Morty and Transformers for supporting Focus comic and autism awareness. Focus comic features an autistic super hero, art by professional artists, and interns with autism. Jess is excited to hear about the arrival of Focus, the autistic super hero “One of the things that I love about Focus is… Read more →

Tony Todd interview on Focus and autism awareness at Fanx

Thank you Tony Todd our goodwill ambassador, and Hollywood actor for representing Focus and autism awareness at FanX. Tony is an inspiration for us all. Thank you Tony, for using his voice for social good; by sharing his life experiences and words of wisdom with kids and adults in Salt Lake City. In this interview, Tony shares his story about… Read more →

Black Panther Writer believes Focus will transform this generation of kids and adults on a global scale.

Thank you Jonathan Maberry, the writer for Black Panther for accepting an interview about Focus comic and autism Awareness at Fanx. The Black Panther writer believes Focus will transform this generation of kids and adults on a global scale: “Comics have always a great way to reach people. They have always reached people who felt alone. This comics deal with… Read more →

Focus Comic Community Outreach interviews at FanX Comic Con Salt Lake City Utah

Above: Community Outreach pictures at the Focus comic booth. Visit our Facebook page for the full picture gallery. Focus comic had a successful community outreach event at FanX Comic Con Salt Lake City. FanX is one of the biggest comic cons in the USA. Representing Focus was goodwill ambassador Tony Todd, Creator and Artist Yvonne Wan and Main artist and… Read more →

ABC4 Utah interviews Tony Todd, Yvonne Wan And Douglas Hebert about Focus comic at Fanx

Thank you Rosie Nguyen of ABC4 News in Salt Lake city for interviewing Tony Todd, Yvonne Wan and Douglas Hebert about Focus comic and autism awareness. Check out the film on their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/abc4utah/videos/435300813946060/UzpfSTEwMDAwMDAzODU4OTkyMToyNTA4NTEzNDQyNDkzMjUx/ If you do not use facebook, here is a You Tube link you may view the interview at: Thanks ABC4 for supporting autism awareness! Read more →

KUTV interviews Tony Todd, Yvonne Wan And Douglas Hebert about Focus comic

Thank you McKenzie Stauffer of KUTV for interviewing Tony Todd, Yvonne Wan and Douglas Hebert with regards to Focus comic and autism awareness at Fanx Spring 2019. The title of the article is: A positive light on human diversity. FanX embraces one of the worlds first autistic super heroes Check out the article here: https://kutv.com/news/local/a-positive-light-on-human-diversity-fanx-embraces-the-worlds-first-autistic-superhero Here is the article if… Read more →

Salt Lake Tribune Interviews Tony Todd and Focus Comic

Thank you Sean Means of Salt Lake Tribune for interviewing Tony Todd, Yvonne Wan and Douglas Hebert about Focus comic at FanX Spring 2019. Thanks to their article, a lot of families affected by autism in Salt Lake City, came to our booth to learn more about Focus, the autistic super hero. Check out their article here: https://www.sltrib.com/artsliving/2019/04/19/salt-lake-citys-fanx/ Here is… Read more →

Focus Comic Outdoor Poster Campaign launches in the UK in time for Autism Awareness Month

I am pleased to announce that our first Focus Comic outdoors poster campaign has launched in the United Kingdom in time for #AutismAwareness month. The artwork here is of Focus unmasking himself (Tony Todd is the official voice of Focus). Pencil art by Yvonne Wan, and colored by Luis Guerrero. The poster mirrors one of the variant covers, and credits… Read more →

The importance of supporting the arts and how it enriches the lives of individuals; families and communities; especially those on the autism spectrum.

Art plays an important role in all societies. It is a powerful way of communication; expression, education and storytelling. It cuts through barriers of language, class and culture. A picture is worth a thousand words.  Art captivates, inspires and influences others, moves people intellectually and emotionally. It engages people to discuss issues that are often overlooked, misunderstood, misrepresented and misapprehended.… Read more →

Focus panel to be aired on Tv

Tony Todd is the voice of Focus and is Thato! Join Focus Comic at FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention  at Utah this Autism Awareness month. Tony will be presenting at the Focus panel with the creator Yvonne Wan, and main artist Douglas Hebert. We will presenting art from a community of artists including Paul Mounts; Kevin Anthony De Castro; Francisco… Read more →

Meet Zoë our new intern with autism

It brings us great pleasure to introduce you to Zoë Marie, our latest intern with autism to join our Focus Comic internship program. Zoë is from France and has just turned 7. She loves to draw and it brings her great joy be part of this project. Zoë draws really well for her age and specializes in sign language. Her… Read more →

Community Outreach in Phoenix this Friday

PUT ON YOUR DANCING SHOES! Join Focus Comic (Yvonne Wan and Douglas Hebert) with Eric Stone; Corinna Santiago Repucci at Desert Dragon Pottery Art Studio in Phoenix for Free Hula Dance Class; Free Music, Free Snacks and Free art activities. Douglas Hebert will have his sculptures on exhibit to! Doug and Yvonne will be signing comics and promoting autism awareness at… Read more →

The French issue of Focus is in production

Guess what? The French issue of Focus Comic which features an autistic super hero is in production! Thank you Pauline Lysiak for interpreting the comic to entertain French readers and remove the stigma associated with autism. French kids with and without autism will love this comic. And guess what?! The French issue will feature new cover art by Douglas Hebert and legendary #spiderman artist Paul Mounts. The creator of… Read more →

Our Goodwill Ambassador Tony Todd receives a Life Time Achievement Award

Our goodwill ambassador Tony Todd recently received a Life Time Achievement Award hosted by New York City Horror film Festival 2018. Tony is the first African-American to receive the award and is ranked one of the fan favorites such as Wes Craven and Robert Englund. Tony comes from a background of traditional theatre. He is known for outstanding performances on… Read more →

Community Outreach at Ace Comic Con Arizona a great success

Focus Comic had a successful community outreach event at Ace Comic Con Arizona where the creator Yvonne Wan; main artist Douglas Hebert and Gaby Tyrrell (TV presenter with autism) 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… Read more →

Free art workshops and coloring competition with Focus Comic at Ace Comic Con this weekend

Come on down to our Focus Comic booth 650 at ACE Comic Con Arizona 2019 this weekend to participate in our free art workshops and community coloring competition. We have a lot of awesome cool prizes to give away! Thank you Showcase Plastics for donating a beautiful glowing chess board, Thank you Blick for donating art supplies and Thank you California Balsamic for donating… Read more →

Princess Jasmine

Our Creator Yvonne Wan will be cosplaying as Princess Jasmine from Aladdin tomorrow at Ace Comic Con (Friday 11 January 2019). Feel free to bring your kids down to our booth to take pictures. Visit us at booth 650 to learn more about our comic; participate in the free art workshops and community coloring competition! Read more →

Focus Gives Back to the Community

Earlier this year Focus Comic donated 118 comics to autistic kids at the Judson Center (which was founded in 1924 as a Childrens Home). Thank you Douglas Hebert for delivering the Focus books personally to the kids and families in need of an autistic super hero. Douglas Hebert is the main artist and internship coach for interns with autism. Doug and Yvonne Wan (the… Read more →

Heroes without Capes – Team Focus

#HeroesWithoutCapes Thank you to everyone, especially #TeamFocus and Office Depot who helped make Focus Comic happen. Thank you for shining your light on the world, and giving hope to #autistickids and young adults. If you have not yet ordered the book, please support us by placing an order or donating funds through this website . There are 16 covers to… Read more →