Hello world!

Hello world

Hello English lovers, English craftspeople (i.e. editors, writers and translators), and English customers (students of English and those in need of English craftspeople.) There will be something for everyone on this blog.

Who I Am

I am Linda Yechiel. I live in Israel with my family, 2 dogs and one cat.

I have a B.Sc. (University of Toronto) in Environmental Studies.

I have diplomas from (in reverse order)

  • Bar Ilan – Teaching translation
  • Beit Berl – English editing
  • Helen Doron English – Teaching English as a second language
  • Bayit College – Furniture design
  • Ahad l’Ahad – Computer graphics
  • ORT Careers – Designing show windows
  • The Institute for Graphics and Illustration – Graphics and illustration
  • Ontario College of Art – Graphics and prerequisites for Medical Illustration (2-years, no diploma)

I have work experience in

  • editing (English)
  • translating (Hebrew to English)
  • writing (pedagogical and How-to features in newspapers)
  • technical writing (Tadiran)
  • teaching English
  • kitchen. bathroom, and storage design
  • window dressing

Some of my interests include

  • dogs: rescue, agility, canine freestyle, clicker training
  • the Israel Guide Dog Center for the Blind
  • reading (anything and everything; not a day goes by without some book)
  • knitting, sewing and other textile arts
  • crafts
  • cooking (if I’m in the mood)
  • illustrating children’s books

You can contact me at

  • englishwithlinda@gmail.com
  • 052-5119787 (972-52-5119787)

 

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