It took a long time, but now I have my name correctly written in Kannada (again). It turns out the "aw" sound found in the word awesome does not really exist in Kannada. The whole purpose of finding out how to write my name is to collect my name in as many Indian languages as possible. Together with Anjali's name, these would make great his and hers coffee mugs.
Original Kannada Writing of Sean and Anjali Sean here rhymes with scene