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Languages @ Lingo

Workshop in Spanish

Name of workshop: A taste of Spain

Teacher: Javier
Skill: Spanish language
Duration: 2 hours
Date: Friday 10th March
Time: 17h00 to 19h00 (pls arrive at 16h45)
Where: Lingo School
Cost: R290 per student
Limited seats available / minimum 6 students

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Description:Practice how to survive in a restaurant: ordering drinks and the meal; learn the most popular Spanish wines, dishes and tapas and the basic vocabulary related with food.
What is included: A taste of Spanish wine, tortillas and photocopies of recipes/ material used on the day
What is excluded: dictionary
What to bring: notepad, pen and a positive and open attitude
Who should attend: Absolute Beginners to intermediate level are welcome

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Languages @ Lingo

Workshop in French

Name of workshop: A taste of France

French-tutor-AmelieTeacher: Amelie
Skill: French language
Duration: 2 hours
Date: Wednesday 22nd March
Time: 17h30 to 19h30 (pls arrive at 17h15)
Where: Lingo School
Cost: R290 per student
Limited seats available / minimum 6 students

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Description: You will learn how to order in a restaurant (drinks and the meals) as well as the sequence of courses in a French menu,  the most popular French wines and dishes, the basic vocabulary related with food.
What is included: taste and recipe of a “crêpe”.
What is excluded: dictionary
What to bring: notepad, pen and curiosity
Who should attend: Absolute Beginners to intermediate level are welcome

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Art @ Lingo

Workshop in Drawing

Name of workshop: Let your mind create

Charlene-Jewelry-and-Drawing-tutorTeacher: Charlene
Skill: Drawing
Duration: 2 hours
Date: Friday 17th March
Time: 16h30 to 18h30 (pls arrive at 16h15)
Where: Lingo School
Cost: R290 per student
Limited seats available / minimum 6 students

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Description: This is a beginners drawing course that concentrate on balancing visual elements to create unity and harmony in a drawing.  We will also look at what Mandalas represent and use colour theory to convey deeper meanings to your Mandala.  Will also demonstrate a few coloring techniques.
What is included: paper, drawing pencils, blending tools
What is excluded: info
What to bring: Fine point sharpies and coloring pencils. (Please bring high quality         coloring pencils, like Prisma coloring pencils)
Who should attend: All is welcome, beginners and creative souls

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Art @ Lingo

Workshop in Photography

Name of workshop: Intro to Photography

Teacher: to be confirmed
Skill: Photography
Duration: 2 hours
Date: April
Time: 17h30 to 19h30 (come at 17h15)
Where: Lingo School
Cost: R290 per student
Limited seats available / minimum 6 students

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Description: Introduction to photography
What is included: info
What is excluded: info
What to bring: your own camera/ pen/ notepad
Who should attend: whoever is interested in learning how to take professional photos

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Body & Soul @ Lingo

Workshop in Aromatherapy

Name of workshop: Introduction to essential oils

Mariamne-Aromatheraphy-tutorTeacher: Mariamne
Skill: Aromatherapy
Duration: 2 hours
Date: Wednesday 15th March
Time: 17h30 to 19h30 (come at 17h15)
Where: Lingo School
Cost: R290 per student
Limited seats available / minimum 6 students

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Description:Introduction to Aromatherapy, Basics;
What are essential oils? Why & How do we use essential oils? What about – Safety, precautions, basic qualities, the do’s & don’ts? We will be covering many basics and some hands on experience with essential oils.
What is included: Lab experience and exposure to certain household recommended essential oils. A Hand out with many basics & exotic recipes plus useful information.
What is excluded: essential oils and various base carrier oils (there will be some available for sale)
What to bring: a pen, your nose, an open and curious mind.
Who should attend: those who want to learn more about the amazing healing plant kingdom, the power of aroma, and ways to start making your own recipes for yourself, friends, family, home, and gifts.

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Body & Soul @ Lingo

Workshop in Life Coaching

Name of workshop: How to turn your life around

Tarryn-life-coaching-tutorTeacher: Tarryn
Skill: Life Coach
Duration: 2 hours
Date: Tuesday 14th March
Time: 17h30 to 19h30 (come at 17h15)
Where: Lingo School
Cost: R290 per student
Limited seats available / minimum 6 students

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Description: A course on how to make big changes in your life
What is included: Printed course material
What is excluded: your positive attitude :)
What to bring: Pen & note pad
Who should attend:Those who are serious about changing their lives for the better.

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Body & Soul @ Lingo

Workshop in Yoga postures

Name of workshop: Behind the yoga postures

Justine-Yoga-postures-tutorTeacher: Justine
Skill: Yoga postures
Duration: 2 hours
Date: Tuesday 21st March
Time: 17h30 to 19h30 (come at 17h15)
Where:  Lingo School
Cost: R290 per student
Limited seats available / minimum 6 students

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Description: Theoretical introduction to the Indian names of the main yoga postures with their pronunciation and their translation in English.
What is included: Demonstration of the main yoga postures.
What is excluded: it is not a yoga session as per se, but a theoretical lesson.
What to bring:  pen/ notepad and concentration.
Who should attend: everybody who is intrigued by exploring yoga linguistically and wishes to go beyond the actual yoga posture.

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Crafts @ Lingo

Workshop in Jewelry

Name of workshop: Make your own glass marble pendants

Charlene-Jewelry-and-Drawing-tutorTeacher: Charlene
Skill: Jewelry
Duration: 2 hours
Date: Friday 31st March
Time: 16h30 to 18h30 (come at 16h15)
Where: Lingo School
Cost: R290 per student
Limited seats available / minimum 6 students

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Description: Come and learn two different techniques to create glass marble pendants with decorative paper or with crackling the marbles and painting them with funky nail polish.  I will talk about all the different glues that works good for this project and provide fun ceramic pendants to glue it on.

What is included: Flat back glass marbles /Various glues Ceramic Pendants/ Some Decorative paper
What is excluded: all materials below
What to bring: Sharp point Scissors /Decorative paper- scrapbook paper or magazine paper /Funky Colored nail polish/Magnets if you would like your pendant as a magnet or a chain if you want to wear it as a necklace – this is optional
Who should attend: All creative minds

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Design @ Lingo

Workshop in Interior Design

Name of workshop: Introduction to design

Tony-Mariano-Interior-Design-TutorTeacher: Tony
Skill: Interior Design
Duration: 2 hours
Date: Tuesday 4th April
Time: 17H30 to 19h30  (come at 17h15)
Where: Lingo School
Cost: R290 per student
Limited seats available / minimum 6 students

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Description: Introduction to Interior Design: use of colours, textiles, fabrics, surfaces and finishes, natural and artificial lighting. How to create your own mood board.
What is included: photocopies
What is excluded: samples fabrics to show only and not to take with.
What to bring: pen/ notebook
Who should attend: any creative mind interested in decorating their own space.

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Food @ Lingo

Workshop in Italian regional Food

Name of workshop: Food & History from Emilia Romagna

Nicolai-Italian-Regional-recipesTeacher: Chef Nicolai Pareti
Skill: Italian food
Duration: 2 hours
Date: Friday 24th March
Time: 17h00 to 19h00 (come at 16h45)
Where: Lingo School
Cost: R290 per student
Limited seats available / minimum 6 students

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Description: A friendly talk and some demonstration about Emilia Romagna
Food: Where some of the most popular dishes come from, why they are so expensive, how to cook them. Some nice recipes ideas will be given out
What is included: Bruschetta and some wine tasting from the Region
What is excluded: Material covered. Some notes will be emailed to the students after the workshop
What to bring: Pens and pads
Who should attend: Food lovers, people interested in other cultures and cuisines

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