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February 2020

Traditional Pottery workshop

29 February to 9:30 - 18:00
Ecoaldeia de Janas (Quinta do Luzio), Street Luzio n15, Halloween cerrado
Sintra, Portugal, Sintra 2710-267 Portugal
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In this workshop we will make known the pottery and modeling clay craft. The activity provides the practice of the potter's wheel work and sensitization to multiple surrounding processes as well as parallel construction methods. Based on the art of ancient production of artifacts from clay, It is intended to approach the various materials and tools, with various techniques. explores here on FB photo album to make known the fundamentals and symbolism of this ancient craft and characteristic of…

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Curso de Apicultura com Harald Hafner

29 February to 9:30 - 19 April to 18:30
Ecoaldeia de Janas (Quinta do Luzio), Street Luzio n15, Halloween cerrado
Sintra, Portugal, Sintra 2710-267 Portugal
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"Everyone should be interested in beekeeping, our lives depend on it ... .. "Guenther Hauk The world of bees is fascinating. They provide us not only the sweet honey one of the healthiest foods in the world but are also responsible for a third of our food and the pollination 80% two agricultural crops. Without bees our world will certainly be less rich in species, cores, various smells and tastes. In recent decades the honeybee has faced problems and challenges…

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Course Construction of Houses in Madeira

29 February to 9:30 - 15 March to 18:00
Ecoaldeia de Janas (Quinta do Luzio), Street Luzio n15, Halloween cerrado
Sintra, Portugal, Sintra 2710-267 Portugal
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In this training we will in 4 days apply all the techniques lightweight wooden structures building based on the design of a small house on wheels. Widely considered one of the best and most ecological building techniques, O "frame" Wood also carry a universal technique for ease of application and rapidity of the same. Making use of the most noble of building materials - the wood - combines what is best made in the construction industry with innovative materials…

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March 2020

Traditional Basketry Workshop

7 March to 9:30 - 18:00
Ecoaldeia de Janas (Quinta do Luzio), Street Luzio n15, Halloween cerrado
Sintra, Portugal, Sintra 2710-267 Portugal
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In this workshop we will have with us cesteira master Cristina da Fonseca to share one of the oldest craft arts of our country. Previously manufactured up baskets for different crops and products of saloia region (strawberries, vegetable, bread and cheese) they were transported to Lisbon. Let us know and apply some of the leading basketry techniques running a basket with the bottom fan in buínho (scirpus lacustris). commonly used in the manufacture of baskets, chairs and mats the buínho is a spontaneous plant…

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Beer Making Shop Handmade

7 March to 9:30 - 18:00
Ecoaldeia de Janas (Quinta do Luzio), Street Luzio n15, Halloween cerrado
Sintra, Portugal, Sintra 2710-267 Portugal
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Beer is one of the oldest alcoholic beverages of mankind. Its manufacture follows a relatively simple and intuitive principle but at the same time very broad. Like this, It does not require much material, or the initial investment is important, nor is it difficult to quickly reach a satisfactory result. The basic ingredients are barley and / or malted wheat, a lot of water, hops and yeast. You can also add other cereals, or even fruit, herbs or plants and some natural additives. The whole process…

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Workshop Artisanal Bread

8 March to 14:30 - 19:00
Ecoaldeia de Janas (Quinta do Luzio), Street Luzio n15, Halloween cerrado
Sintra, Portugal, Sintra 2710-267 Portugal
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The workshop bread is proposed, for those who do not know, learn how to make their own bread and maybe, add some knowledge that can improve bread. Let's learn how to make pasta mother (sourdough), using baker's yeast and flour of various cereals and make unleavened bread. One afternoon we cook and share food that changed the world. No final da oficina, I suggest a butter, an olive oil and seasoned to taste olive bread…

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Workshop Serralharia

21 March to 9:30 - 18:00
Ecoaldeia de Janas (Quinta do Luzio), Street Luzio n15, Halloween cerrado
Sintra, Portugal, Sintra 2710-267 Portugal
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In this introductory course we will get to know the basis and foundation of this craft. Why is it important? It is a fundamental manual craft to support a variety of maintenance activities of a house, garden or farm and involving construction, maintenance, repair tools and even the creation of practical tools according to the needs. Carpentry agriculture, through the simple DIY, the knowledge passed this workshop serve both the home user as one in professional pathways.…

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Course Horta Bio for Market

21 March to 9:30 - 22 March to 18:00
Ecoaldeia de Janas (Quinta do Luzio), Street Luzio n15, Halloween cerrado
Sintra, Portugal, Sintra 2710-267 Portugal
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This course aims to provide participants with an overview and the necessary skills to implement and manage small / medium scale gardens to the market. In addition to be based on eight years of learning and development of the Ecovillage project Janas, It is freely inspired by the movements promoted by authors / farmers like Jean Martin Fortier, Curtis Stone, Richard Perkings and also Ernst Gotsh, but with a great deal of creativity and adaptation to the Portuguese context. The small farming…

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Cosmetics Workshop and Natural Ecodetergentes

22 March to 9:00 - 18:00
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One event on 22 March, 2020 at 9:00

Ecoaldeia de Janas (Quinta do Luzio), Street Luzio n15, Halloween cerrado
Sintra, Portugal, Sintra 2710-267 Portugal
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Biocosmetics program This is a workshop which will consider the main principles of Biocosmetics, and the base ingredients for the creation of safe and functional formulations. It will also be addressed the need to respect the microflora of the skin, the role of probiotics in cosmetic products and how we can include in homemade formulations. Participants can take with you a sample of a solid moisturizer zerowaste, vegan and probiotics, what will be done during the workshop. There will also be space for a…

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April 2020

MEAD Manufacturing Workshop

5 April to 9:30 - 18:00
Cooperative ALDEA in Janas, Largo Visconde da Asseca nº6 JANAS
Sintra, Portugal, Sintra 2710-253 Portugal
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The manufacture of mead is obtained from the fermentation of honey in a large amount of water, with natural yeasts (or added) and those looking for some creativity in flavors, adding spices such as fruits, herbs or other plants. It is known for his witty and liqueur flavor and for being one of the oldest drinks of mankind. Some people still give many health benefits for their consumption (moderate), especially when it is prepared in the traditional manner and with…

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