Karyn Karlson

Karyn Karlson

Karyn Karlson is the Founder and former owner of a beloved yoga studio in Denver that closed during the pandemic. She began her yoga practice in 1988 and became certified to teach in 1997 through the Shambhava Yoga School. She has taught continually since then and studied with a variety of master instructors, including Erich Schiffmann and Barbara Benagh. Karyn is a continuing student of yoga and meditation, working daily to deepen her own practice. She currently studies with Tibetan Buddhist Lama Lhoppon Rechung Rinpoche.

Karyn is a grandma who volunteers to teach yoga in the Denver Women’s prison, helps at local food banks and loves to race cars.

Karyn's Class Schedule​

Sunday, 13 June 2021
  • Karyn- Outdoor Yoga in City Park (weather permitting)

    Sunday, 13 June 2021  9:00 am - 10:00 am

    Intrepid yoga folk enjoy this invigorating hatha yoga class. Weather permitting (above 30-degrees and sunny), we meet on the large south plaza of the Museum in City Park. It's a hoot! Class size is limited to eight students, socially distanced.

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Tuesday, 15 June 2021
  • Karyn - Hatha Yoga

    Tuesday, 15 June 2021  5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

    Karyn has offered this landmark class since June 2000. For many students, this class has become the weekly touchstone for their personal practice. She welcomes you to join this Tuesday night community.

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  • Karyn - Free Meditation Class

    Tuesday, 15 June 2021  6:45 pm - 7:15 pm

    In the first 15 minutes of class, Karyn offers a variety of techniques and tools to enhance your ongoing meditation practice as well as guidance for beginners.  In the last half of class, we sit in silent meditation.  This class combined with the yoga class preceding it have become a staple in people's lives over the last twenty years. 

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Friday, 18 June 2021
  • Karyn - Gentle Yoga

    Friday, 18 June 2021  9:30 am - 10:30 am

    Karyn gives precise and clear instruction for this well-rounded, accessible morning practice. Even though a gentler style of yoga, this class is still a good workout and will leave your body feeling happy!

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Sunday, 20 June 2021
  • Karyn- Outdoor Yoga in City Park (weather permitting)

    Sunday, 20 June 2021  9:00 am - 10:00 am

    Intrepid yoga folk enjoy this invigorating hatha yoga class. Weather permitting (above 30-degrees and sunny), we meet on the large south plaza of the Museum in City Park. It's a hoot! Class size is limited to eight students, socially distanced.

    See more details

Tuesday, 22 June 2021
  • Karyn - Hatha Yoga

    Tuesday, 22 June 2021  5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

    Karyn has offered this landmark class since June 2000. For many students, this class has become the weekly touchstone for their personal practice. She welcomes you to join this Tuesday night community.

    See more details

  • Karyn - Free Meditation Class

    Tuesday, 22 June 2021  6:45 pm - 7:15 pm

    In the first 15 minutes of class, Karyn offers a variety of techniques and tools to enhance your ongoing meditation practice as well as guidance for beginners.  In the last half of class, we sit in silent meditation.  This class combined with the yoga class preceding it have become a staple in people's lives over the last twenty years. 

    See more details

Friday, 25 June 2021
  • Karyn - Gentle Yoga

    Friday, 25 June 2021  9:30 am - 10:30 am

    Karyn gives precise and clear instruction for this well-rounded, accessible morning practice. Even though a gentler style of yoga, this class is still a good workout and will leave your body feeling happy!

    See more details

Sunday, 27 June 2021
  • Karyn- Outdoor Yoga in City Park (weather permitting)

    Sunday, 27 June 2021  9:00 am - 10:00 am

    Intrepid yoga folk enjoy this invigorating hatha yoga class. Weather permitting (above 30-degrees and sunny), we meet on the large south plaza of the Museum in City Park. It's a hoot! Class size is limited to eight students, socially distanced.

    See more details

Tuesday, 29 June 2021
  • Karyn - Hatha Yoga

    Tuesday, 29 June 2021  5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

    Karyn has offered this landmark class since June 2000. For many students, this class has become the weekly touchstone for their personal practice. She welcomes you to join this Tuesday night community.

    See more details

  • Karyn - Free Meditation Class

    Tuesday, 29 June 2021  6:45 pm - 7:15 pm

    In the first 15 minutes of class, Karyn offers a variety of techniques and tools to enhance your ongoing meditation practice as well as guidance for beginners.  In the last half of class, we sit in silent meditation.  This class combined with the yoga class preceding it have become a staple in people's lives over the last twenty years. 

    See more details

Friday, 02 July 2021
  • Karyn - Gentle Yoga

    Friday, 02 July 2021  9:30 am - 10:30 am

    Karyn gives precise and clear instruction for this well-rounded, accessible morning practice. Even though a gentler style of yoga, this class is still a good workout and will leave your body feeling happy!

    See more details

Sunday, 04 July 2021
  • Karyn- Outdoor Yoga in City Park (weather permitting)

    Sunday, 04 July 2021  9:00 am - 10:00 am

    Intrepid yoga folk enjoy this invigorating hatha yoga class. Weather permitting (above 30-degrees and sunny), we meet on the large south plaza of the Museum in City Park. It's a hoot! Class size is limited to eight students, socially distanced.

    See more details

Tuesday, 06 July 2021
  • Karyn - Hatha Yoga

    Tuesday, 06 July 2021  5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

    Karyn has offered this landmark class since June 2000. For many students, this class has become the weekly touchstone for their personal practice. She welcomes you to join this Tuesday night community.

    See more details

  • Karyn - Free Meditation Class

    Tuesday, 06 July 2021  6:45 pm - 7:15 pm

    In the first 15 minutes of class, Karyn offers a variety of techniques and tools to enhance your ongoing meditation practice as well as guidance for beginners.  In the last half of class, we sit in silent meditation.  This class combined with the yoga class preceding it have become a staple in people's lives over the last twenty years. 

    See more details

Friday, 09 July 2021
  • Karyn - Gentle Yoga

    Friday, 09 July 2021  9:30 am - 10:30 am

    Karyn gives precise and clear instruction for this well-rounded, accessible morning practice. Even though a gentler style of yoga, this class is still a good workout and will leave your body feeling happy!

    See more details

Sunday, 11 July 2021
  • Karyn- Outdoor Yoga in City Park (weather permitting)

    Sunday, 11 July 2021  9:00 am - 10:00 am

    Intrepid yoga folk enjoy this invigorating hatha yoga class. Weather permitting (above 30-degrees and sunny), we meet on the large south plaza of the Museum in City Park. It's a hoot! Class size is limited to eight students, socially distanced.

    See more details

To Register for Karyn’s classes, donate through PayPal or Venmo (listed below).

  • For single or multiple drop-in class(es) include: Your name, email, class date(s) in notes.
  • For unlimited monthly classes include: Your name, email and name of month(s) in the notes.
  • PayPal: paypal.me/yogaKaryn  
  • Venmo: @Karyn-Karlson  (last 4 phone digits 6146)

During this unprecedented time in our 2021 world, my classes are offered by donation.  If you do not have the means to donate right now, please still join!  Just drop me an email requesting either a drop-in or unlimited and I am happy to send you the Zoom links for livestream classes.

  • Drop in: suggested donation $10 
  • Unlimited 1-month: suggested donation $35
  • Unlimited 3-month: suggested donation $99

I give 50% of the proceeds from classes to food and rent assistance charities.

Drop-ins:   Please donate at least one hour before class.   If you cannot donate at this time, also please email me at least one hour before class with the subject “Class request” so I have time to send you the Zoom link. 

Unlimited:  If you sign up for either Unlimited 1-month or 3-month, I will send you all the Zoom links at once so you may put them in your calendar.   I encourage the Unlimited options if possible.  I will also resend the links one hour before class.

Free Classes:   Email me at least one hour before class with the subject FREE CLASS and your name, email, class date so that I have time to send you the Zoom link.

Outdoor Classes:   Due to COVID restrictions, these classes are limited to five (5) students.  Please email me at karyn@denveryogacoop.com at least one hour before class to request a spot. 

If you are a new student to me, please email me with “New Student” in the subject line to receive your free introductory class.

Recorded classes:  Are available to you for free, by request. 

Please email Karyn at karyn@denveryogacoop.com with questions or comments.