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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 →

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 – Celebrities

#HeroesWithoutCapes Thank you to all the following celebrities for supporting Focus Comic and #autismawareness: Tony Todd; Kevin Sorbo, Kevin R. McNally, Gail Kim; John Wesley Shipp; Sam J Jones; Melody Anderson; Ming Chen Comic Book Men, David J. Fielding – Zordon; Johnny Yong Bosch, Lisa Marie Varon; Randy Rogel; Sonny Strait; Sean Schemmel; Cynthia Cranz; Kathryn Leigh Scott; Jesse Kove… 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 →