Posts tagged Class of 2017
The Wedding of Jackie Cameron & Ben Wessels

I couldn’t be prouder to be sharing this with all of you. For marrying the love of my life, Ben Wessels. Having my bestest sister by my side: Sheldeen Cameron and great friend: Nardia Adams.  Walking down the aisle with my father: John Cameron and having him giving me away. Having my mother Mauveen Cameron helping me dress. To having the many little surprises that Rainer and Gabi Kirschke presented to us throughout the day.

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Don't just exist... LIVE!

What meaningful and touching words from Jackie Cameron School of Food And Wine #20172018 student Cheri Kustner. My delayed post reflects my speechlessness after reading such publicly personal comments. So all the many pep-talks have paid off :)

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Introducing Cheri Kustner - Class of 2017

Cheri Kustner was the first student that I accepted for this year’s intake. I remember her coming to the school’s first open day, when the last group of students were still here and I knew from that moment that she was going to excel - her enthusiasm was tangible.

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Introducing Trizanne Kodi - Class of 2017

I have been astonished – and thrilled - by the number of chefs and restaurateurs who have recommended Jackie Cameron School of Food & Wine to potential students. It’s heartwarming to know the recognition we are receiving. Up next is Trizanne Kodi, sent by Ryan Ringo a good friend of the hospitality industry.

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Introducing Brynn Enslin - Class of 2017

Brynn Enslin attended our first Teens Cooking Class early last year. The next one is on July 1 and 2, 2017. It will showcase winter food - think rich and melt-in-your-mouth oxtail in risotto. Brynn left the course seeming very enthusiastic and keen to enroll for the 18-month programme.  I didn’t push him and he contacted me late last year. I admit to wondering why he’d taken so long!

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Introducing Andiswa Mqadlana - Class of 2017

Soon after our first intake of students graduated, I met Pinetown resident, Andiswa Mqedlana. She told me her introduction to the school was through a career expo at Kearsney College, back in 2014. The following year she was successful in her interview for the 2017 18-month course.

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Introducing Jordin Shelly - Class of 2017

Jordin Shelly, of Hillcrest, was a learner at Epworth School and, during 2016, we kept ‘bumping into’ one another. It was as though Life knew she was coming to Jackie Cameron School of Food & Wine before she knew.

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Introducing Jonathan Kapp - Class of 2017

I met Jonathan Kapp, of Johannesburg, by chance. He accompanied his girlfriend for an interview to enroll at the school, and he so enjoyed what he saw that soon after he sent an application.

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