The Willingboro Art Alliance is the oldest non-profit art organization in the South Jersey area. Since our inception in 1964, we continue to produce cultural activities for the local community, such as: Art Workshops, Drawing and Painting classes, Plein Air Competitions, Monthly Artist Presentations/Demos, Gallery Shows, and other events designed to cultivate the appreciation of art.

— 2024 Open Studio Sessions —
Life Drawing/Painting

Costumed and Figure Sessions Available

** Anyone over 18 years old is welcomed **

In person sessions on Saturday Mornings and Afternoons
June 1: Figure Model, 8:45am-12:00pm
          June 8: Costumed Model, 12:00pm-3:00pm
  June 15: Figure Model,
June 22: Costumed, 12:00pm-3:00pm 

In person sessions on Wednesday Evenings
June 12: Portrait Studio, 5:30pm-8:00pm
June 26: Portrait Studio, 5:30pm-8:00pm

Attendees (WAA members and non-members) will pay a model fee each session:
WAA Members: $10, Non-Members: $15 for the three hours.
Bring your drawing or painting materials, easels and tables will be provided.
(Become a Member – $30 per year for membership, click here).

The lighting in the life drawing studio has been upgraded and now includes a full LED digital system for improved enhancement in lighting the models. Email reminders are sent a few days before each session.
Any questions, please contact
Jeff Chorney: or Rob Cuff: for Figure Sessions
 David Aguilar: or Rob Cuff: for Costumed sessions.
 David Aguilar: for Portrait sessions.

In-person at the JFK Center, Room 300, 429 John F. Kennedy Way, Willingboro, NJ 08046

WAA Monday Life Open Studio


Monday | Life Open Studio

Moderator: Marcia Steinbock

Monitored open studio sessions are offered on an on-going basis Mondays 10 to 12:30. Students work in their choice of medium on extended poses. Easels and tables are available. The class sessions are held in 8-week segments.

In-person at the Kennedy Center

Tuesday | Open Studio

Instructor Arleen Potter

The art room is available from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Join us from 10:30-12:30 to create artwork with fellow members.

Join us at
The Kennedy Center, Room 301
429 John F. Kennedy Way
Willingboro. NJ 08046

Online and in-person at the Kennedy Center

Wednesday Workshop

The Instructors are WAA Members

Hands-on Instruction using a variety of materials, mediums, and tools. Critiques are on the last Wednesday of the month; show your artwork and participate in a constructive critique.


Thursday | Open Studio

Instructor Indira Mehta

Thursday Morning Workshop. Zoom along with us as we work together from a variety of images including Still Life, Landscape, City Scape and Portraiture. Artists provide their own supplies. All mediums are welcome.

In-person sessions at the Kennedy Center

Saturday | Figure Drawing

Moderators: Jeff Chorney, Rob Cuff, and David Aguilar

Open Studio Life Drawing and Painting Sessions
Anyone over 18 is welcomed, please join us on Saturdays. First and Third Saturday, figure models from 8:45am until 12:00 Noon, Second and Fourth Saturdays, clothed models from 12:00 until 3:00pm. Bring your drawing or painting supplies, easels and tables will be provided. The model fee for the 3 hours is $10 for WAA members and $15 for non-members.
Any Questions, please email

The Kennedy Center, Room 300
429 John F. Kennedy  Way
Willingboro, NJ 08046


Saturday Photography Club​

Instructor Ed Ward

The camera club was formed to promote photography as a creative process. Members use all manner of devices from smart phones, point and shoot cameras, or high-end digital cameras.