Elena Brower has been teaching yoga since 1998. After graduating from Cornell University with a design degree, she was a textile and apparel designer for six years, and has studied with several master yoga teachers for more than a decade. She offers the practice of yoga globally as a way to approach our world with realistic reverence and gratitude. Her classes are a masterful, candid blend of artful alignment and attention cues for body, mind, and heart.From an early age Erica Jago has been innately interested in exploring spiritual domains in life through dance, art, music, and athleticism. She earned an industrial design degree from The Ohio State University and has been a graphic designer in San Francisco since 2001. Studying and practicing yoga for more than ten years has been an ever-evolving way to express her truth, creativity, and emotions. In her teachings, design is vital for transforming instructional concepts into artful and meaningful class experiences. Designing Art of Attention has been a profound life-changing journey.