Jessica Crowley Ambrose

Jessica Crowley Ambrose is a beloved spiritual warrior, a devoted mother, yogini, practitioner, and teacher of Yoga. She has come face to face in her life with difficult moments, addictions, divorce, crime, violence, and abuse. She has fallen once or twice, and knows how to get right back up. The longevity of Jessica’s Yoga career, dedicated teaching and beautifully structured yoga practice comes from her willingness and consistent effort. It comes from the light of her soul. Jess has over a decade, 12 years of teaching experience and believes in always being a student of life. She is eternally grateful for all of her mentors and guides along the way. She now has over 1700 hours of Teacher Training Certifications. Jess’s philosophy for her classes is to bring together the physical base foundations and to provide a cohesive and balanced yoga practice for you. When you show up for her class you need not to worry, you are there to obtain the benefits of a healthy and holistic practice. Her teachings enable transformation through various stable, aligned, and elongated physiological functions of the body. You will be in harmony with traditional teachings through a modern day practice of Yoga in her classes. Jess’s intention is to do what it takes to refine and inspire you to reach and meet a steady and consistent yoga practice. Jessica has encompassed Yoga in her entire life and is blessed to live and share it in a community with her family and friends. She removed much darkness throughout her journey, she had to work through her obstacles until she removed them. She has taught in schools, led classes, retreats, workshops, and teacher trainings. Jess is a mature teacher of Yoga, an instrument of light and never stops. Jessica Crowley Ambrose teaches at YogaWorks in Baltimore, MD. and is a Yoga Mentor.
"Yoga teaches by way of discovery, what it means to an individual. Yoga enables one to look at life from two sides, both outward and inward. What happens in-between, is revealed through the practice. Diving into the essence of yoga, is an inspirational journey to the heart."~ Jess Crowley Ambrose


Jessica Crowley Ambrose instructs the following:
  • Hot Vinyasa 2 [h]
  • [h] Heated.

    Turn up the heat on your favorite flow class. Hot Vinyasa is held in a heated room warms your body for deeper opening and cleansing. The muscles, tendons and ligaments may become supple as you work to sweat out toxins. All levels of practitioners are welcome, but those with conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, respiratory disorders, eating disorders, sleep deprivation, or pregnancy should consult their doctor first about the safety. Please bring a water bottle and a towel.


  • Warm Vinyasa 2-3
  • This class provides a great transition from intermediate to advanced classes with a vigorous, challenging sequence.

  • Warm Vinyasa Express 2
  • Warm Vinyasa Express is a vigorous, hour long, yoga flow in which the room is heated to 80 degrees, so your body is warmed, allowing for deeper stretching. The muscles, tendons and ligaments become soft and more flexible. The heat promotes sweating which is a method of cleansing to aid in the healing aspects of this yoga style. Please bring water and a towel.

    Level 2 classes are suitable for intermediate students. The basic postures are expanded to include more difficult variations and may be described with less detail. The class will flow at a faster pace and the asanas will be held longer. The classes introduce more advanced breathing techniques and concepts in yogic philosophy including the energetic body.


  • YogaWorks 2
  • Practice with attention and intention. Our signature YogaWorks classes blend precision in alignment with breath awareness and fluid movement for a balanced practice. These classes typically move through a warm-up and Sun Salutations into strategically sequenced postures, working toward a particular peak post. Come prepared to learn how to move your body skillfully and safely on the mat. You'll leave these classes feeling like you got a satisfying workout for both your body and your mind.

  • Beginner Yoga
  • These classes focus on the first time student. A slower pace and more description and commentary accompany the stretching and balancing postures. Breath awareness is also introduced in this class as well as formal relaxation.

  • Vinyasa Express 2
  • Is finding 90 minutes in your day for yoga a challenge? No worries - we offer Vinyasa Express: A condensed, fast paced vinyasa practice with an upbeat vibe. Lengthen, strengthen, tone and breathe, getting the most out of your practice in just 60 minutes of mindful effort.
     
    Level 2, or 2 Diamond, classes are suitable for intermediate students. The basic postures are expanded to include more difficult variations and may be described with less detail. The class will flow at a faster pace and the asanas will be held longer. The classes introduce more advanced breathing techniques and concepts in yogic philosophy including the energetic body.

  • FREE YogaWorks Pop Up Class
  • Led by senior teacher, Jessica Crowley Ambrose, this class will give you a taste of the methodology we teach in the upcoming Summer Intensive Teacher Training.  This class is also perfect if you're just curious about how the YogaWorks style differs from our standard vinyasa classes. 
     
    Our signature YogaWorks classes blend precision in alignment with breath awareness and fluid movement for a balanced practice. These classes typically move through a warm-up and Sun Salutations into strategically sequenced postures, working toward a particular peak post. Come prepared to learn how to move your body skillfully and safely on the mat. You'll leave these classes feeling like you got a satisfying workout for both your body and your mind.

  • Teacher Training Open House
  • Saturday, May 13th
    2 - 3:30pm
    FREE!
    Federal Hill Studio
    1024 Light Street, 2nd floor, Baltimore, MD 21231
    800.336.9642 ext 11

    Curious? Got questions? Come!

    In our training, you will gain the knowledge, skills, and confidence necessary to allow you to become an exceptional and successful yoga teacher. You will be prepared to teach in any venue you choose, and will gain the ability to effectively share your practice with fellow yogis and newcomers to the mat. You'll deepen your practice by exploring yoga anatomy and philosophy, and learn how to lead others down their yogic path.
     
    The open house will include a formal presentation from 2:00 - 3:30pm, and will be taking place at our Federal Hill Studio.  It's the perfect place for you to learn, ask questions, and interact with the YogaWorks Community. 

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    200 YTT taking place at our Federal Hill studio.