Cost: Entire Weekend: Early bird $175 / $190 after August 10
A part of SYC 300hr Advance YTT and open to students not on the 300hr track who want to deepen their understanding of yoga and how to apply it to their world on and off the mat.
Creation and Expression of Your Unique Offering
Join Jessica Boylston-Fagonde & Kelley J. Boyd, with their combined 30 years of serving the yoga community, for a heartfelt, soul-filled journey. Together we will explore the resonance of your own wisdom to create and bring your unique offering into your community during this intensive weekend workshop. We’ll investigate the breadth and depth of who you are as a teacher to nourish the articulation and identity of your offering. This creative process will inspire your classroom voice, clarify your teaching message, and highlight your offering as an expression of your life’s path.
Part 1: Stir the Soul Friday 6:00pm–9:00pm. Open to public. $50 Details below. Register for this session only.
Part 2: Align with Your Heart Saturday 9:00am–12:00pm (lecture & asana)
Part 3: Your Authentic Expression on and off the Mat Saturday 2:00pm–5:00pm (lecture & asana)
Part 4: Your Voice in the World Sunday 9:00am–12:30pm (lecture & asana)
Cost for the entire weekend includes Part 1 and is required to participate in Parts 2–4.
Part 1: Stir the Soul
Friday 6:00pm–9:00pm. Open to public. Register Now $50 This 3-hour workshop will set the foundation for our 4-part journey. Using simple equations and creative concepts that make the complexity of who you are more revealing, Jessica delivers a riveting conversation that naturally evokes the senses, stirs the soul, and inspires a creative way to see yourself more clearly. Kelley will lead you through a delicious, soul-satisfying, all-levels vinyasa yoga class to awaken the body and prepare us for our journey. You will investigate a deeper understanding of your relationship with yoga, and how this relationship has the capacity to inform and transform not only your body, your life, your relationships, but your contribution and voice in the world. Like our offerings, Sign up for the rest of the weekend!
Here’s how we’ll spend our weekend together. During each of the four sessions we engage in a thought-provoking discussion and asana to help you travel more deeply into the wisdom and clarity of your own being. We take the necessary time needed to:
- support you in creating, expressing, and bringing your offering into the world - connect to your internal wisdom and true gifts - create a core message straight from your core beliefs - find ways to express the inexpressible ideas of your offering - understand the students/clients you naturally attract - build strong and trustworthy connections with your students & community - dismantle the complexity that keeps you from seeing your offering more clearly - help you develop a pathway for sharing and living your professional integrity, especially if you’re turned off by the current marketing trends and are uncomfortable with promoting your own work Practical tools and applications on this journey
- receive guidance for preparing your bio, mission statement, and bringing your work in the world - asana sessions: spirit lifting Vinyasa Yoga - connect and relate to your students with intelligent and thoughtful theming and sequencing of your classes.
Creation and Expression with Jessica Boylston-FagondeJessica’s true gift is helping yoga teachers actualize their gifts. She has the capacity to quickly sift through and grasp people’s life and teaching experiences, their ideas and passions, and guide them into creating and expressing an offering that’s unique to who they are and their purpose. Her soul filled approach is inspired by 18 years of experience on the creative sides of branding and marketing, 10 years of working with yoga teachers in professional development and implementation, and 20 years of traveling the world and exploring yoga. She’s taught in over 15 teacher trainings nationwide and has been featured in the book Theme Weaver.
“Jessica helped guide me through figuring out what my contribution is, what it is that I bring to my classes that is truly unique to me, and find my voice.” – Sunshine Deal, Yoga Teacher
Learn more about her work on JessicaBF.com and her page on Facebook.
Creation and Expression with Kelley BoydKelley is founder and director of Savannah Yoga Center in Savannah & Pooler, GA and has been serving yoga to the Southeast for over 12 years. She has directed and led yoga teacher trainings since 2007 as well as Yoga and Meditation retreats. With her candid yet playful and enthusiastic approach to vinyasa krama, she has inspired hundreds of students to share their passion for yoga with communities all over the world, spanning 8 different countries. Students have taken their well-rounded knowledge gained from the SYC training programs to confidently and professionally share yoga in group classes as well as opening yoga studios and lead retreats throughout the country.