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Comic book artist Joe Del Beato will lead a comic book workshop April 18 at Atlantic Cape Community College.

MAYS LANDING – Atlantic Cape Community College will present a Comic Book Illustration Workshop 12:30-1:45 p.m. Tuesday, April 18 in the C-Wing cafeteria of the Mays Landing Campus, 5100 Black Horse Pike.

Participants will explore the world of comics with Joe Del Beato, owner of Atlantic City Comics and Graphics Arts Gallery and a former artist for Marvel Comics, who will discuss the industry and provide tips on breaking into the field. He will also lead a drawing session for the first 15 artists of any skill level who register.

To learn more or to register email art gallery coordinator Joyce Hagen at, call 609-625-1111, ext. 5346, or register in the art gallery in the William Spangler Library in D Building on the Mays Landing campus.

The gallery hosts monthly exhibits of work by students, faculty and local artisans. It is currently hosting “Celebrating 32,” an exhibit that marks 32nd anniversary of Atlantic Cape's Fine Arts Workshop series.

Gallery hours are 9:30 a.m.- 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday.