"The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what to see.” -Alexandra K.Trenfor
Each of our teachers are unique and bring a variety of talent, skills and knowledge to our yoga community. Each instructor helps to make us who we are... One team. One goal. We are here to assist you on your health and wellness journey.
A team effort ensures a safe haven, a home away from home, and a sanctuary where everyone in the community can heal, rest, rejuvenate and find that perfect balance in life. You'll find our instructors to be attentive to your needs and encouraging, revealing the very best in you!
Alva Clemons Alva's first love is education. She holds a B.S. in Special Education from Clemson University and M.A. in Educational Leadership, She is a certified K-12 educator, and a licensed cosmetologist. Through educating and serving others, she found that yoga gave her the energy and positive existence she needed after working long hours for many days at a time. she found solace and balance in the breath while practicing with her mind intently set on peace. She is a 200-RYT with the heart to share yoga with everyone. She brings a rejuvenating Restorative and Yin practice to those who seek rest and an exciting upbeat Pound class for those who want a cardio enhanced option. Alva has also holds a second 200-RYT, certified as a Barkan Method of Hot Yoga Teacher. Alva opened The Yoga Loom in 2015, and in joint efforts with each instructor and every student, a solid community focusing on yoga, fitness, health and wellness continues to flourish.
Anicka Austin Anicka is an artist, choreographer and a 200 hour Registered Yoga Teacher.. She earned a B.A. in Dance from Kennesaw State University. As a certified yoga instructor and dance choreographer, Anicka intently merges the two artful practices. She is a Hambridge Center for the Creative Arts Distinguished Fellow, a WonderRoot Walthall Fellow and a Lucky Penny work room resident artist. Her interest and devotion to a meditative yoga practice is influential to her life as a whole and especially her artistic practice. You'll find her class to be a unique and possibly addicting yoga experience. .She loves breathing, experiencing and being, her family, friends and hummus!
Judi Rodgers Judi believes strongly in carrying a sound mind and body with you every where you go. As a certified Life Fitness Coach, She affirms the importance with others and shows the "how to's" of leading a conscientious well-balanced, active lifestyle. Her class will start you off with learning the fundamentals of Pilates. Under her guidance, you'll gradually progress to maintaining a firm core and strong total body. Judi has one son and never meets a stranger.
Suzanne Lawhead Suzanne enjoys sharing her love of traditional yoga with others. She routinely attends training sessions abroad to further her knowledge and love of yoga. She skillfully weaves meditation into each yoga class, leaving you in a state of zen. Suzanne has shared her yoga practice with hundreds of practitioners for over 20 years. She loves paddleboarding and her pooch!